In This Issue
|Updates on our new name, the Diamondback fundraiser and our new mascot.
New Name, Same Aim
On January 1, 2009 Adventures For Wish Kids grew up to be … A Kid Again. We will continue to provide the same fun-filled events for children with life threatening illnesses and their families at exciting places like Kings Island, local zoos and sporting events. Read more»
Kings Island's Diamondback Raises $102,000
On April 18, Diamondback, the tallest, fastest and meanest roller coaster to ever strike Kings Island, unleashed its speed and fury on over 255 successful bidders from the inaugural rollercoaster auction. The auction raised $102,000 for children with life threatening illnesses and their families in the Greater Cincinnati Chapter area. Learn more»
Who's the New Guy?
A Kid Again held a mascot drawing contest and the new mascot came to life! BOUNCE! is big … he’s yellow … he’s fluffy and, yes, he bounces! BOUNCE!’s name is a result of exactly what we want all of our children to do … bounce back from their illnesses and come join us on a fun-filled adventure! Meet BOUNCE!»
There are many ways to get involved with A Kid Again. We hope you will accept our invitation to enrich your own life as you ease the lives of our A Kid Again families. Get Involved»
Share Your Story
Read stories, letters and thank you notes from families, donors and volunteers or submit your own story! Share Your Story»