Tag: Wal-Mart

Chloe Wish Kid

A Camera for Chloe

July 2015

“She was so excited that she burst into happy tears” A five-year-old Chloe went to see the doctor for a sore throat that was quickly diagnosed as strep. However, the doctor was still concerned about Chloe’s health. Blood work showed that her sugar levels were abnormal to the point that she was on the verge […]

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Breyley’s Ultimate Gaming Upgrade

January 2015

“Our day was full of happiness” The day after Wish Kid Breyley was born, a nurse discovered his oxygen level was at only 45 percent, an extremely below average number. After multiple hospitals and tests, Breyley was diagnosed with transposition of the great arteries and a ventricular septal defect, both life-threatening heart complications that affected […]

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Bruce’s Guys’ Gaming System

January 2015

“Bruce got everything he wanted and more” In November 2013, Bruce’s mom came home to find him unconscious on the floor with a swollen body. After he was rushed to the hospital and recovered from that scary incident, he started suffering from severe seizures. Bruce was diagnosed with epilepsy and put on anti-seizure medication. He […]

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Kids Wish Network and Walmart Help To Make Hartford Child’s Wish Come True

June 2011

Jarvis Ward saw his wish come true on Tuesday morning when a University of Alabama 18-wheeler picked him up for a trip to Walmart. It wasn’t the only surprise of trip. Greeting Jarvis on the truck was University of Alabama inside linebacker Nico Johnson who wanted to help out with the wish. Jarvis, a 6-year-old […]

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Tide’s Nico Johnson lends a hand

May 2011

Nico Johnson was in his dorm room late in the afternoon on April 27, watching a tornado rip through Tuscaloosa. “Even though we saw it, we didn’t know what was going on,” said the Alabama linebacker from Andalusia. “Once it was all over, we started walking down 15th Street and reality set in. Disaster.” It […]

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Volunteer Day for Wal-Mart Managers

December 2010

Wal-Mart Market # 111 donated $600 to Kids Wish a couple of weeks ago so we could buy some children’s bikes for the holiday season. This in itself was amazingly generous but there was more to come – you cannot put a price on time! Ten managers from the Market #111 store came to our […]

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Way to Go Wal-Mart Transportation!!

October 2010

Barbara and I attended “The Great American Trucking Show” in Dallas, TX in late August of this year. So, you may be asking why a children’s charity would be going to a trucking show and that’s a very valid question! This is what I was thinking initially, but Barbara had plans that I simply couldn’t […]

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Samantha’s “Shrek-tacular” Spree!

January 2010

Name: Samantha Age: 7 State: TX In March of 2007, seven-year-old Samantha of San Antonio was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. ALL occurs when there are too many underdeveloped infection-fighting white blood cells, called lymphocytes, found in a child’s blood and bone marrow. Since her cancer diagnosis, Samantha has undergone aggressive chemotherapy treatments. She has […]

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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.