Waiting on a Wish

Each and every day, there are thousands of children across the nation who are diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses. These children face countless hardships and need the joy of a wish.

Meet our Wish Kids and read their remarkable stories.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us.


"Helping to put smiles on faces is a blessing and I am honored to have the opportunity to do this." ~ Sue, WWE

"I highly recommend Kids Wish to other parents. It was an experience of a lifetime." ~ Ashton’s mom "My wish happened exactly how I wanted it to. All of my expectations were accomplished. Thank you all so much!" ~ Alma "Kids Wish Network is the best. You created memories that will last forever. I haven’t seen my family smile that much in a very long time! Thank you!" ~ Marshall’s mom “Thanks again for such great programs to lift the spirits of our kids who need a lift. You make such a difference in so many kids’ lives.” ~ Lutheran Children’s Hospital



Name:
Abigail - 6
From:
OH
Illness:
Type 1 Diabetes
Wish:
Disney World

Name:
Adam - 19
From:
CA
Illness:
Stage IV Melanoma
Wish:
Disney Animation Studios

Name:
Amber - 19
From:
CO
Illness:
Leukemia
Wish:
Disneyland

Name:
Andrew - 18
From:
MI
Illness:
Crohn’s Disease
Wish:
Gaming System

Name:
Austin - 11
From:
WV
Illness:
Cystic Fibrosis
Wish:
Visit Dollywood

Name:
Bella - 4
From:
NC
Illness:
Type 1 Diabetes
Wish:
Disney World

Name:
Brendan - 3
From:
AZ
Illness:
Congenital Coronary Atresia/Pulmonary Hyertension
Wish:
Visit Disneyland

Name:
Caden - 6
From:
OH
Illness:
DiGeorge Syndrome (Deletion 22Q)
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
Chase - 12
From:
WV
Illness:
Dilated Cardio Myapathy
Wish:
Cruise

Name:
Ciara - 5
From:
SC
Illness:
Type 1 Diabetes and Epilepsy
Wish:
Disney World

Name:
Cynthia - 18
From:
IL
Illness:
AML Leukemia
Wish:
Shopping Spree

Name:
Dillon - 7
From:
FL
Illness:
duchenne’s muscular dystrophy
Wish:
Meet the Dallas Cowboys

Name:
Elijah - 13
From:
GA
Illness:
Spina Bifida
Wish:
Meet Cast of NCIS

Name:
Emanuel - 14
From:
CT
Illness:
Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
Emileigh - 6
From:
TX
Illness:
Epilepsy & Cerebral Palsy
Wish:
Visit Disneyland

Name:
Emily - 18
From:
LA
Illness:
Restrictive Cardiomyapthy/Heart Failure
Wish:
Meet Justin Timberlake

Name:
Ethan - 14
From:
MN
Illness:
Diabetes Type 1
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
Gwendolyn - 9
From:
IN
Illness:
Mitochondrial Complex 1 Deficiency
Wish:
Cruise

Name:
Jace - 4
From:
CA
Illness:
Hydrocephalus, Epilepsy and Cerebral Palsy
Wish:
Disneyland

Name:
Jack - 11
From:
OK
Illness:
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)
Wish:
Florida Beach Vacation

Name:
Jalin - 8
From:
MD
Illness:
Moya-Moya Disease
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
John Paul - 10
From:
FL
Illness:
Cerebral Palsy
Wish:
Cruise

Name:
Joseph - 15
From:
NY
Illness:
Cerebral Palsy
Wish:
Go on a Cruise

Name:
Justin - 9
From:
AL
Illness:
Cystic Fibrosis
Wish:
Disney World

Name:
Katy - 19
From:
PA
Illness:
Mitochondrial Disease and Hashimoto’s
Wish:
San Diego

Name:
Kolton - 7
From:
MD
Illness:
Epilepsy & Mitochondrial Disease
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
Krystta - 7
From:
TX
Illness:
Cerebral Palsy & Hydrocephalus
Wish:
Special Needs Bike

Name:
Kylie - 10
From:
WA
Illness:
Cystic Fibrosis
Wish:
Visit Hawaii

Name:
Maria - 11
From:
VA
Illness:
Cystic Fibrosis and Chronic Lung Disease
Wish:
Visit Hawaii

Name:
Matty - 4
From:
TX
Illness:
Severe viral induced asthma & COPD
Wish:
Disney World

Name:
Miranda - 15
From:
OR
Illness:
Goltz Syndrome
Wish:
Visit Disney World

Name:
Morgan - 15
From:
IL
Illness:
Hydrocephalus
Wish:
Shopping Spree

Name:
Mykayla - 6
From:
MN
Illness:
Diabetes
Wish:
Visit Mount Rushmore

Name:
Mynia - 8
From:
GA
Illness:
Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Wish:
Visit Disneyland

Name:
Payton - 15
From:
MI
Illness:
Cystic Fibrosis
Wish:
See wild horses out west and visit a dude ranch

Name:
Samantha - 5
From:
DE
Illness:
Steven-Johnson Syndrome
Wish:
Cruise

Name:
Sanum - 18
From:
CA
Illness:
Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Wish:
Shopping Spree

Name:
Sidney - 13
From:
NC
Illness:
Cystic fibrosis and Type 1 diabetes
Wish:
Cruise

Name:
Stephen - 11
From:
FL
Illness:
Cerebal Palsy and Seizure Disorder
Wish:
Meet WWE Wrestlers (John Cena, Cody Rhodes, Sheamus)

Name:
Zach - 18
From:
IA
Illness:
Ewing’s Sarcoma
Wish:
Meet the Chicago Bears
114,912 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

Our Mission

Kids Wish Network is an international 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.