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Jan 25, 2015

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Hingham couple hold backyard hockey tournament

The Patriot Ledger

The 2016 Wish Winter Classic Backyard Hockey Tournament, benefiting the Massachusetts and Rhode Island branch of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, will be held on Friday, Jan. 22 at 260 Main St. in Hingham.

Jan 08, 2015

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Masconomet Peer Leaders deliver check to Make-A-Wish

Tri-Town Transcript

In 2014, students raised over $31,000 for Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island through “Masco in Motion”, the annual 6-mile freshman/peer leader walk, which took place in October, in which students raise funds for a selected charity.

Peer Leaders were motivated to select this charity because of a Proctor School fourth-grader, Maddie Santosuosso of Topsfield, who has battled cancer and gotten her own wish granted to meet the Bruins.

Dec 29, 2014

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Bicyclist Returns from National Fund-Raising Trip

The Boston Herald

A Foxborough, Massachusetts bicyclist has completed a 48-state cycling tour to raise money for Make-A-Wish and has returned to Rhode Island.

Stephen Laskey crossed into Rhode Island Sunday, completing a 48-state, 8,000-mile cycling tour to raise money for Make-A-Wish.

Dec 29, 2014

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Foxboro Bicyclist Completes 48-state Cycling Tour for Charity

CBS Boston

A Foxboro bicyclist has completed a 48-state cycling tour to raise money for Make-a-Wish and has returned to Rhode Island.

Stephen Laskey crossed into Rhode Island Sunday, completing a 48-state, 8,000-mile cycling tour to raise money for Make-A-Wish.

Dec 28, 2014

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Social Studies: Fabulous Fetes of '14: year End Look at the Best

The Boston Herald

Saying goodbye to another year prompted me to look back at 2014’s best nonprofit events and galas. Obviously these fabulous fetes exist to raise money for incredible organizations, but some made more of an impression on me than others. From star power to standout style, it’s been a fabulous 362 days Boston — cheers, until next year.

Dec 23, 2014

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Our View: Lighting the Night for the Holiday Season

The Herald News

The St. Onges’ display is likely one of the largest in the area. And, in addition to spreading holiday cheer, it’s all for a good cause.

Dec 10, 2014

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North Attleborough Woman Volunteers With Make-A-Wish

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Maggie daSilva was entering a new stage of her life when her daughter graduated from North Attleborough High School in 2012, and she was looking for something to fill her time.DaSilva ended up making one of the most rewarding decisions of her life: she started volunteering for Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, which grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions

Dec 10, 2014

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Natick Police ‘Sending Letters to Santa’ support Make-A-Wish

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Natick police Chief James Hicks will join local high school students at the Natick Mall on Friday to help raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Hicks and members of the Natick High School Spirit Club will participate in Macy’s seventh annual National Believe Day in support of Make-A-Wish by mailing their “letters to Santa”

Nov 29, 2014

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Bowling For Make-A-Wish Foundation

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The Greater Springfield USBC Women’s Bowling Association is hosting their 24th annual bowling event Saturday to benefit the MAKE-A-WISH Foundation of Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

Nov 29, 2014

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Make A Meaningful Purchase This Season

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Feeling overwhelmed by all the holiday shopping? Between Black Friday doorbuster sales that begin on Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday sales that start well before Monday, it's easy to get caught up in all the consumerism.

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