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Wish Kid Emily Wants to Meet Mickey at Disneyland

June 2016

Emily’s life was forever changed this past December when she suffered her very first seizure. She was immediately placed on seizure medicine, but instead of her seizures getting better, they got worse, much worse. Emily was taken to the hospital for testing to see what could be causing these severe seizures, only for doctors to […]

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Wish Kid Katelyn

June 2016

Kids Wish Network is hard at work planning an incredible experience for Katelyn; make sure to stay up to date by checking back soon for all of the details of their once-in-a-lifetime wish!  

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Lance is Recognized as Kids Wish Network and Primary Children’s Hospital’s Hero of the Month

Lance is Recognized as Kids Wish Network and Primary Children’s Hospital’s Hero of the Month

May 2016

“In the most severe cases, injury to the brain from inflammation can result in a coma or death” Lance was diagnosed with encephalitis, a rare condition characterized by inflammation of the brain likely caused by a viral infection. Lance spent days that turned into weeks on bed rest in the ICU receiving care for his […]

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Wish Kid Kali on her wish getting a new dress

Wish Kid Kali Traveled To the Great City of San Diego For Her Forever Wish

December 2015

“A dolphin came right up to the boat!” When Kali started exhibiting the same symptoms as her younger sister before she was diagnosed as having pre-metabolic disorder, Kali’s parents knew the likelihood that she also had the condition was high. Testing her blood glucose levels confirmed that Kali’s blood sugar was off the charts, and […]

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Kids Wish Network and UT Longhorns Grant Special Wish for Teen with Life-Threatening Illnesses

November 2012

AUSTIN, Tex. – International children’s charity Kids Wish Network announced today that, thanks to the University of Texas Longhorns and generous sponsors, a Texas boy’s fondest dream has come true. Mikal Gasch attended a Longhorns practice session, met the coaches and the team, and attended his first Longhorns game. Kids Wish Network is an international charitable […]

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48,632 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

Our Mission

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.