The Family Experience

Magical Moment: Marc’s DinoPutt

May 2, 2014
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While they navigate their golf ball safely around hungry dinosaurs, misty waterfalls and a 30-foot volcano wish families enjoy Marc’s DinoPutt here at the Village. This pre-historic themed putt-putt golf course features seven holes of golfing fun and dino-surprises!
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A Trip Full of Character

April 28, 2014
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Hearing from former wish families that they enjoyed their visit to the Village always brings a smile to our faces. Below is a letter from wish mom May, who reminisces about her daughter Kristin’s wish trip from December 2013.   Dear Give Kids The World, There are no exact words that can actually express how much this experience…
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Magical Moment: Brady’s Wish

April 25, 2014
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Here at Give Kids The World, we realize the best people to truly describe the Village are the wish families. These wonderful words come from Nichole, mother of wish child Brady, who visited the Village in March 2014. “Thank you so much for giving my son the trip of a lifetime. For an entire week…
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Beloved Ol’ Elmer Inspires Poem

April 14, 2014
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We love hearing from families who tell us they still have fond memories of the Village even if their trip was several years ago. Recently, alumni wish child Kalvin decided to honor one of his favorite things from GKTW – our beloved Ol’ Elmer. Kalvin during his wish trip in 2007. We were guests at…
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A Wish Child Returns After 16 Years

April 7, 2014
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Becca during her wish trip in 1998. The Village is filled with magic around every corner from gift fairies that deliver daily surprises to 6-foot-tall bunnies that tuck children into bed at night. But there is another kind of magic at the Village…a kind that inspires people to be brave and face fears, whether it…
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