Halloween Tricks for Treats

The “trick” in “Trick or Treat!” gets taken to a whole new extreme every Monday night at Give Kids The World’s Halloween party as Larry, who disguised as a blundering klutz, performs magic tricks for the Village guests. This seemingly uncoordinated bloke is actually a certified magician who, with the help of audience members, delights[…..]

Wish Upon a Star

Whether you’re looking at the second star to the right or the luminous full moon, there’s always plenty to marvel at in the night’s sky during the Village’s weekly Halloween Party when you have the assistance of Ron, the Avenue Astronomer. Although Ron is not at the Village year round, during Central Florida’s comparatively warm winters,[…..]

25 Years of “Doing whatever it takes”

Earlier this month, we celebrated Tami Wright’s 25th year as a staff member at Give Kids The World. At a small get together at the Village where Tami was commended for her years of dedication, Tami shared how she got her start with Give Kids The World. As a 26-year-old, Tami went for a job[…..]

Make Your own Halloween Craft

Things sure have been spirited and spooky around the Village lately. Even the The Nightmare Before Christmas music on the Avenue has been asking, “Boys and girls of every age, wouldn’t you like to see something strange?” All along the Avenue creepy crawly spiders hang from their webs and a galore of grinning pumpkins of[…..]

Mission Moment: To Gain by Giving

Give Kids The World fulfills the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses by providing a memorable, joyful experience at the Village and Central Florida’s world-famous attractions. Accomplishing this mission would be impossible if not for the support of donors and volunteers who give generously of their resources. Giving is a two-way street, a mutually beneficial[…..]