What We Do
"Kid’s Wings provides free air transportation to those in financial need and in medical need of treatment at distant facilities and for whom commercial air transportation is either unaffordable or impractical."
"...making a difference a few people at a time!"
Flight Home From Toledo 2013-06-19 20:40:31
6.5.13† Kidís Wings flight from Toledo to Pittsburgh. Seventeen year old Lauren has been suffering from a condition called Thoracic Outlet Syndrome since the age of 9. The condition went misdiagnosed until recently, resulting in pain and deterioration of the nerves and muscles in her right arm. Luckily, a specialist in Ohio has been able to address her condition and she has undergone surgery and begun therapy to treat the residual nerve damage. Due to Lauren's limited mobility and constant pain, commercial flights would be difficult for her physically and the cost to secure frequent flights from their home outside of ......
Flight home to Butler, PA 2012-11-16 10:52:08
Amelia was one of the nicest people I've flown. †Despite her medical situation- cannot eat or drink anything and manages her own life support system of two tubes- one into her belly and the other threads through a vein and into her heart. † She has a small pump in a backpack that she innocuously will reach down and adjust once in awhile. †Because she cannot eat she has to carry her nourishment with her and that was done on this trip with two ice chests and a couple of plastic boxes containing her nourishment and several meds. †Along with ......