The Family Experience

Once Upon a Village

March 17, 2014
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Occasionally we have families that visit the Village who have their own blog where they write about their adventures. We recently found wish mom Christina’s beautiful blog One Little Pooh where she writes about her family, including wish child Emily. She graciously agreed to share with us the story of their time at Give Kids…
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Magical Moment: Family Bonding

March 14, 2014
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One of the best things about being at Give Kids The World Village is the precious together time it gives families. From exploring the theme parks to participating in our nightly entertainment events, their wish trips are a time to relax and forget about the challenges they face in their daily lives. So many times,…
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February Special Memories

March 12, 2014
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When our wish families send us such special comments about their visits, we can’t help but share their wonderful words. We are so thankful that they enjoyed their visits.  “Loved [the tuck-in] so much! And it was beyond comical to see Ms. Merry tuck my husband in with our daughter. Amazing memories to always bring…
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Giving Thanks is a Family Affair

March 3, 2014
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We love sharing the wonderful thank you letters we get from families who have visited the Village. Recently we received a letter not only from a wish mom, but all four of her children sent their handwritten notes of thanks as well! The kids each wanted to show their appreciation, and we were so honored…
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Alumni Wish Child Honors GKTW

February 24, 2014
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Matthew along with his brother and sister visiting Walt Disney World. When Matthew Hua came to Give Kids The World on his wish trip to visit Walt Disney World in 2003, he had never spoken a word before. At three-years-old, Matthew did not communicate verbally. One day at the Enchanted Carousel, he became fascinated with…
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