Tag: Ty Pennington

Kids Wish Network and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’s Ty Pennington Grant Wish to Ohio Girl with Illness

June 19th, 2012

OREGONIA, Ohio – A girl with a life-threatening illness has her wish to meet Ty Pennington granted by national children’s charity Kids Wish Network and generous sponsors. When Caitlin was just five and a half months old, she suffered her first seizure. She was taken to the hospital and was misdiagnosed. When she was seven, […]

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Kids Wish Network steps up for CM student

April 23rd, 2012

In some ways, Caitlin Smith is no different than any other 19-year-old girl. She likes boys, and religiously watches “Home Makeover: Extreme Edition,” mostly because of its star, Ty Pennington. Last week, she was on prom court at her high school, Clinton-Massie, and will graduate in May. But in other ways, she is different. Caitlin […]

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Wish granted for Oregonia teen: Student battling an illness meets TV star Ty Pennington

April 2nd, 2012

OREGONIA — A 19-year-old high school student who is conquering debilitating illnesses had a dream fulfilled this month when she was taken to Washington, D.C., to meet a celebrity and given a tour of the city. On March 10, Caitlin Smith and her parents, Susan and Bernie, drove to the capital to meet Ty Pennington, […]

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Kids Wish Network is a charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Kids Wish Network assists children and their families through several key programs.