Tag: Wish Granted

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Shelton teen gets wish to meet inspirational singer Darius Rucker

July 23rd, 2015

SHELTON, Conn. (July 23, 2015): Whenever Anna May was heading off to another procedure to treat her life-threatening illness, she was always listening to one song: “Wagon Wheel” by country star Darius Rucker. The lyrics could brighten her spirits and give her hope; and now, thanks to children’s charity Kids Wish Network, Anna has renewed […]

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Tropical wish come true for Delaware cancer survivor

June 25th, 2015

NEWARK, Del. (June 25, 2015): Cameron Bonney has been battling for her life since 2008. She’s fought cancer, bone marrow treatments, a total knee replacement, and blood clot in her heart, yet still managed to successfully finish her first year of college. It’s been a very long road for the Newark, DE, teen, one that […]

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Dream comes true for Georgia teen with rare, life-threatening illnesses

June 24th, 2015

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (June 24, 2015): There is far more to the Mall of America than just shopping, a fact 14-year-old Raegan Drick from Warner Robins, GA, recently found out. Raegan had been dreaming of visiting the famous mall for years, and her wish recently came true thanks to children’s charity Kids Wish Network. One […]

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Teen with severe epilepsy reaches milestone, graduates high school and celebrates on wish trip

June 24th, 2015

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 24, 2015): For 17-year-old Graison Greenway, graduating high school was a big achievement. Plagued with severe epilepsy since age 3, Graison once suffered from hundreds of seizures a day. But with a lot of hard work, Graison was able to graduate on time and celebrate this milestone with a magical wish […]

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Chris Pratt meets Kids Wish Network Wish Kid at Jurassic World premiere

June 12th, 2015

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (June 12, 2015): The general public will be sitting on the edge of their seats as “Jurassic World” premieres today, but one special kid was already treated to a celeb-filled viewing of the flick. Wisconsin teen Dagen Lusis was invited to the Hollywood premiere on Tuesday where he met star Chris Pratt as […]

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Mobile teen gets star treatment on NYC wish trip

May 27th, 2015

MOBILE, Ala. (May 28, 2015): Growing up in Mobile, AL, 17-year-old Miguel Lumbreras always dreamed of visiting the Big Apple. And ever since his life-threatening condition prevented him from playing soccer, he added seeing an MLS game to that dream. Children’s charity Kids Wish Network was more than happy to recently combine those dreams into […]

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Wish granted for Massachusetts girl with help of Red Sox mascot

May 27th, 2015

SEEKONK, Mass. (May 28, 2015): All 12-year-old Sydney Pardi wanted for her wish was a MacBook Pro to help her for school. But when Kids Wish Network granted that wish, the children’s charity didn’t stop there. Kids Wish Network arranged for Sydney to enjoy a day she’d never forget that included “Wally the Green Monster” […]

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Colorado teen bravely battles lifetime of medical issues, honored as Hero of the Month

May 15th, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, Co. (May 15, 2015): Together with Shriners Hospitals for Children- Philadelphia, children’s charity Kids Wish Network is excited to honor Colorado Springs teen Alyssa Hampton as a 2015 Hero of the Month. Alyssa was nominated for the award for her continued bravery throughout a lifetime of medical struggles. Kids Wish Network’s Hero of […]

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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.