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Aug 07, 2014, 09:50 ET

Media Advisory - Sam Sung Apple Business Card Goes Viral on EBay in Support of Children's Wish!

VANCOUVER, Aug. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - The Children's Wish Foundation of BC & Yukon is excited to welcome a new innovative and dynamic supporter, Sam...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:57 ET

70-year-old veteran cycling across Canada in support of the Children's Wish Foundation

EDMONTON, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 1, 2014, departing from Port Hardy, British Columbia, Art Brochu began his 9,285 kilometer cycling journey...

Jun 27, 2014, 09:29 ET

70-year-old veteran cycling across Canada in support of the Children's Wish Foundation

EDMONTON, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - On May 1, 2014, departing from Port Hardy, British Columbia, Art Brochu began his 9,285 kilometer cycling journey...

Jun 17, 2014, 08:01 ET

One Simple Wish to Grant the 'Ultimate' Wish for Foster Children Across the U.S.

 Coming off the heels of May's National Foster Care Awareness Month, One Simple Wish – the nonprofit that empowers anyone to brighten the...

Jan 29, 2014, 17:29 ET

Wish Child to Attend Super Bowl XLVIII

EDMONTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - On Thursday January 30th, Colby Smith, accompanied by his mother, uncle and siblings, will travel from his home in...

Jan 23, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Kids Wish Network Announces Honored Hero Facilities of 2013

 Every year international children's charity Kids Wish Network partners with hundreds of pediatric facilities to recognize kids who overcome...

Jan 14, 2014, 08:40 ET
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Teen Suffering from Leukemia Granted Wish to Saturday Night Live and Jimmy Fallon Show

After succumbing to excruciating hip pain, Matthew knew something was wrong.  After months of misdiagnosis doctors found Acute Lymphoid...

Jan 09, 2014, 08:35 ET
Nicole's wish was to meet the Long Island Medium.  (PRNewsFoto/Kids Wish Network)

Kids Wish Network Grants Wish to Meet the Long Island Medium for Teen Suffering from A Life Threatening Condition

 Diagnosed with a life-threatening condition at the age of 9, Nicole's life has been turned upside down. Now at 16 years of age, Nicole is...

Dec 17, 2013, 08:30 ET
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Kids Wish Network Provides Over $700,000 in Toys and Necessities to Charities in Central Florida

Children's charity Kids Wish Network hosted their annual Holiday in Holiday event to distribute over $700,000 worth of toys...

Dec 11, 2013, 08:35 ET

Eldorado Teen Meets Favorite Hobbit Thanks to Kids Wish Network

 International children's charity Kids Wish Network commends Elijah Wood for helping make a dream come true for Eldorado teenager Jaynna,...

Nov 18, 2013, 08:30 ET

Kids Wish Network and Ohio State Come Together to Make Dream Come True for Ohio Teen

 International children's charity Kids Wish Network today commended the Ohio State University basketball and football teams for...

Nov 08, 2013, 08:30 ET

Parentgiving.com Teams with the Twilight Wish Foundation to Create First Annual 'Caring for the Caregiver' Award; Announce Winner in Conjunction with National Caregivers Month

 Caregiving is the core of the U.S. long-term care system. In fact, the value of care provided by over 39 million American unpaid informal...

Nov 01, 2013, 15:00 ET
Children's Wish Foundation International Selected For "Best Children's Charities".  (PRNewsFoto/Children's Wish Foundation International)

Children's Wish Foundation International Selected For "Best Children's Charities"

Children's Wish Foundation International of Atlanta, GA has been honored with a recognition by Federal Times in its selection of "Best Children's...

Nov 01, 2013, 08:30 ET

Brad Paisley and Kids Wish Network Partner to Grant Wishes to Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

 As the 47th Annual Country Music Awards approach all eyes are turned to this year's hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. Country Music...

Oct 18, 2013, 08:30 ET
Branden at the Nebraska Cornhuskers game.  (PRNewsFoto/Kids Wish Network)

Kids Wish Network Sends Omaha Boy with Life-Threatening Illness to See the Nebraska Cornhuskers

 As a part of its commitment to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced...

Oct 14, 2013, 08:35 ET
Moses and the Houston Texan Cheerleaders. (PRNewsFoto/Kids Wish Network)

Kids Wish Network & Houston Texan Cheerleaders Gives Texan Boy a Surprise He Won't Forget

 As a part of its commitment to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced...

Oct 07, 2013, 08:30 ET

Kids Wish Network Makes a Dream Come True for Tennessee Teen

 International children's charity, Kids Wish Network sent 13 year old Hannah, who suffers from a life-threatening illness, on an all-expenses...

Sep 30, 2013, 08:35 ET
17-year-old Green Bay Packers fan Cody Monroe recently received the surprise of a lifetime through Kids Wish Network. Cody, who was born with kidney failure, had his only wish granted by spending the day with the Green Bay Packers. (PRNewsFoto/Kids Wish Network)

Kids Wish Network Grants a 17-year-old Green Bay Packers Fan's Wish

 17-year-old Green Bay Packers fan Cody Monroe recently received the surprise of a lifetime through Kids Wish Network. Cody, who was born with...

Sep 24, 2013, 08:30 ET

Kids Wish Network Grants Disney World Wish to Ohio Girl

 International children's charity Kids Wish Network recognized its partners for their help to send Ridgeville teenager Haley, who suffers from...

Sep 18, 2013, 08:35 ET

A Minnesota Girl Meets Taylor Swift Thanks to Kids Wish Network

 International children's charity Kids Wish Network today commended Taylor Swift for helping make a lifelong dream come true for a Mankato...