What do Mozart, Mark Twain, Jackie Gleason, and our Wish Kid Robert all have in common?
Being enthusiasts for the game of billiards.
The difference? Wish Kid Robert’s enthusiasm for the sport grew out of shooting pool to take his mind off treatments he receives in the hospital for transverse myelitis, a neurological disorder caused by inflammation across both sides of one segment of the spinal cord.
Kids Wish Network worked with the world’s largest pool table manufacturer so Robert could sharpen his skills billiard skills anytime.
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