The Donor Experience

Wish Father Helps Sweeten The Village

January 28, 2013
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The weekly Halloween celebration at the Give Kids The World Village gives wish children and families the opportunity to participate in traditional festivities like dressing up in fun costumes, playing games and trick-or-treating.  After all, collecting an assortment of delicious candy is what kids look forward to the most during this special holiday. Each week,…
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Wish Pillows Come To Life Thanks To Fabric Innovations

January 21, 2013
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Festive wish pillows are often seen in the hands of children parading around the Village. This magical memento signifies their fun retreat at Give Kids The World, and the incredible memories they’ve made during their stay. Not only does the wish pillow provide a cheerful reminder of their adventure, but it also serves as a…
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The Scarlet Knights Call a Timeout for The Cupid Shuffle

January 12, 2013
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  On their way to the Russell Athletic Bowl, Rutgers and Virginia Tech’s football players spent some time at Give Kids The World Village.  Upon arrival, the players joined the Village celebration for a morning dance party with our wish families.  Players from both teams watched and learned as Mayor Clayton and Miss Mary demonstrated…
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Chad & The Magical Express

January 9, 2013
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It is important to find personal joys in life. To some, joy comes from travelling. To others, joy comes from retail therapy. To one of our special volunteers however, joy comes from the simple act of giving. The heartwarming tale dates backs to the summer of 2009. Fueled with the will to give back to his…
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Chesapeake Hospitality Wraps Up a Year of Giving

January 2, 2013
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The holiday season is often referred to as the “Season of Giving,” and thanks to Chesapeake Hospitality, the season is in full swing at Give Kids The World. Chesapeake Hospitality, one of the country’s fastest growing third-party hotel management companies, has graciously raised a total of $25,000 for the Village.  This was made possible through…
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