The Donor Experience

GumboPalooza Cooks Up Donations

January 6, 2014
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Often when families come to Give Kids The World, it’s a rare chance for them to spend quality time together, free from worrying about hospitals and doctor visits. So when Steve Chapman, host of Fishing Florida Radio, received a request to help out the fishing program at the Village, he jumped at the chance. “I…
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A Family Tradition of Giving

December 25, 2013
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We are always honored when people who hear about our mission at Give Kids The World decide to donate and help enhance the experience for our wish families. Recently Dean Browell and his 9-year-old daughter Addy visited the Village to practice what they call First Gift, their family’s December tradition of giving. Dean writes about…
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Leaving Your Mark

December 16, 2013
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When you walk along the Avenue of Angels at Give Kids The World, you see hundreds of pavers engraved with names of families, volunteer groups and special friends of the Village. There are many reasons people chose to leave a legacy on the Avenue by purchasing a paver, from having a lasting memory of their…
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Bowling for Joy

December 9, 2013
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We are always so grateful when people honor the Village by holding fundraisers. There are many inspirations for these events, from companies who simply believe in our mission to individuals who have visited the Village either as a volunteer or a wish family. But for Jackie and Matt Roseboom, it was seeing a relative experience…
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Magical Moment: IHG Gives Back

December 6, 2013
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On Wednesday, IHG Owners Association employees came to the Village to participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony for two new villas, which were made possible by donations from the organization. After the ceremony, they volunteered in different venues around the Village. We are so grateful for the support from our longtime partner, and look forward…
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