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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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A Family Tradition of Giving

December 25, 2013
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We are always honored when people who hear about our mission at Give Kids The World decide to donate and help enhance the experience for our wish families. Recently Dean Browell and his 9-year-old daughter Addy visited the Village to practice what they call First Gift, their family’s December tradition of giving. Dean writes about…
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Sierra Land Groundbreaking: A New Home for Hope

June 3, 2013
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The Give Kids The World Adopt-A-Villa program is a unique group volunteer opportunity that helps the Village continue to be the place where happiness inspires hope. Dedicated groups spruce up, clean up and maintain these truly unique buildings that our families call home while on their dream vacation. Thanks to a special partnership formed through…
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The Mickey Maniacs’ Triumphant Return

May 1, 2013
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Larose, LA may be over 700 miles away from Give Kids The World Village, but as frequently as the Mickey Maniacs visit the Village, you would think they lived across the street.  Michelle Plaisance, a dedicated Middle School teacher, first heard about the Village during a trip to Epcot over 14 years ago. Since then,…
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Wish Father Helps Sweeten The Village

January 28, 2013
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The weekly Halloween celebration at the Give Kids The World Village gives wish children and families the opportunity to participate in traditional festivities like dressing up in fun costumes, playing games and trick-or-treating.  After all, collecting an assortment of delicious candy is what kids look forward to the most during this special holiday. Each week,…
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