The Village Experience

Buckets of Fun

July 28, 2014
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Creating the happiness that inspires hope means providing entertaining and interactive activities for our wish families to enjoy. Our Entertainment department does an amazing job making sure everyone is involved and having a great time at these nightly events. Nasta, an Entertainment Coordinator, shares her rewarding experience hosting the Big Splash Bash every Saturday at…
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Magical Moment: Rugby and Reme

July 25, 2014
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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, Give Kids The World proudly introduces the newest (and furriest) members of our family – MSkyTM Production’s Rugby and RemeTM. MSkyTM Production’s Rugby and RemeTM are the stars of an outdoor adventure reading series for children. The adventurers made their grand debut at GKTW earlier this week, greeting guests with wagging…
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Kathryn’s True Horsepower

July 23, 2014
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Kathryn has always loved horses. Though she has forever dreamed of riding these gentle animals, she had never saddled up to enjoy the thrill of a ride until her dream came true while on her wish trip to Give Kids The World Village. It was an early Wednesday morning at GKTW and Kathryn’s face lit…
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Magical Moment: Stars of the Stage

July 18, 2014
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Wish children and their siblings get the opportunity to fulfill dreams of stardom as they show off their talents by appearing on our Village Idol stage every Wednesday night. Whether they reveal their latest dance moves, tell a funny joke or sing their heart out, these performances are just as meaningful for the audience members…
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Celebrating Independence Day

July 7, 2014
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“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America…” New Americans say these words for the first time at naturalization ceremonies around the country. The Village celebrated our nation’s independence while congratulating new U.S. Citizens at a naturalization ceremony that took place at Give Kids The World this past Fourth of July.…
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