The Family Experience

Magical Moment: Happiness Inspires

February 21, 2014
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At Give Kids The World we believe that happiness inspires hope, and what better way to achieve that happiness than with a visit from Mayor Clayton and his bunny bride Ms. Merry. Their smiling faces encourage joy from every child they encounter at the Village. Thanks Mayor and Ms. Merry for brightening everyone’s day.
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A Family Discovers The Magic of GKTW

February 17, 2014
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A family’s experience at the Village is so unique that we find we cannot do it justice. So we asked wish mom Valerie to tell the story of her family’s visit to Give Kids The World in her own words. One of the best moments since Cora’s birth arrived when she became old enough to…
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January Special Memories

February 10, 2014
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Even though the Village was closed for Extreme Village Makeover for two weeks, we still had over a hundred families visit during the month of January. Below is a collection of magical moments and special memories relayed to us in January’s wish family surveys. “Everyone that my family and I came in contact with were…
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Magical Moment: Simcha Celebrates Happiness and Joy

January 31, 2014
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Over 30 families are visiting the Village this week all the way from Israel. Simcha Layeladim, which means happiness and joy for the children in Hebrew, partners with Mywish4u.org/Kids vs. Cancer to arrange for the mostly Hebrew speaking families to vacation together at Give Kids The World. The group wish trip gives them the opportunity…
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A Father’s Story of Understanding

January 29, 2014
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We are always delighted to hear from wish families after their trip to Give Kids The World Village. Our Guest Services team recently received a lovely email from a wish dad who shared a unique perspective on his time at the Village. I’m sure you know how amazing the place you work at is, but…
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