The Village Experience

Magical Moment: Accessible to Everyone

August 29, 2014
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Give Kids The World ensures that every venue, activity and villa fully accommodates all of our precious guests. From The Park of Dreams pool to The Garden of Hope pathways, everything at our whimsical Village is wheelchair accessible. A former wish mom recalls her family’s wonderful experience here at the Village. “Our stay at GKTW was…
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A Party filled with Candy and Joy

August 19, 2014
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Every night of the week at the Village, there is a different themed activity for our wish families. Our Entertainment department does an amazing job making sure everyone is involved and having a great time. Shelly, an Entertainment Coordinator, shares her rewarding experience hosting Mayor Clayton’s Hare-Raising Halloween Extravaganza every Monday night at the Village.…
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Somewhere Over The Rainbow

August 11, 2014
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                            Give Kids The World fulfills the wishes of children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world every day of the year. To serve these precious wish children, we partner with over 250 wish granting organizations (WGOs) worldwide. The…
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Magical Moment: Can You Name this Castle of Miracles Character?

August 8, 2014
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                          Nestled between the hand-shaped sconces and the regal thrones inside the Castle of Miracles stands this treasured Village character. This rosy-cheeked grandfather clock wakes up the Castle each and every morning. Then, in the evening, with the help of wish children and…
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Magical Moment: Hero in a Half Shell

August 1, 2014
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He’s lean, he’s green and he’s on the scene. The Village was shell-shocked as Donatello, a member of the fearsome fighting team the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, made a special appearance at the Castle of Miracles. He spread some “turtle power”  and showed off his fierce ninja moves while visiting with wish families. Cowabunga, Dudes!
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