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Mar 25, 2014

Lowell Sun

Make-A-Wish's Oboe Donation the Woodwind Beneath Ailing Wings

Lowell Sun

Make-a-Wish's oboe donation the woodwind beneath ailing Lowell student's wings

Feb 13, 2014


Walk for Wishes with Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Rhody Bloggers for Good

On Sunday, March 23, Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island is hosting their third annual “Walk for Wishes” at the Warwick Mall in Warwick, Rhode Island!

Feb 08, 2014


After fighting cancer, N. Providence teen granted wish to dance with a star

Providence Journal

Isabella Corcelli took a break from her college studies this weekend to dance with a star.

The 19-year-old student at the University of New Hampshire put on a black, backless dress with a sequined top and high-heeled Capezio shoes and salsa danced with Driton “Tony” Dovolani, of ABC-TV’s “Dancing With the Stars” fame, at his studio in Manhattan’s SoHo district.

Feb 07, 2014


Out Takes: Bringing Joy

Rhode Island Monthly

Dreams will come true for seriously ill children in the Ocean State thanks to $249,000 raised at an evening with Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. The gala featured a silent auction, musical entertainment by Colin Nagle and a lively performance by Wish child Nick and his friend Julia.

Feb 04, 2014


A Wish Granted for Tisbury Student Gabriel Nascimento

Martha's Vineyard Times

Joined by his family, a few close friends, and two representatives of Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island at the Ocean View Restaurant in Oak Bluffs Saturday, 13-year-old Gabriel Nascimento was all smiles and in good spirits as he spoke excitedly about his upcoming trip to Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Jan 31, 2014


Walk for Wishes to Benefit Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island is pleased to announce that the third annual Walk for Wishes® will take place on Sunday, March 23, 2014 at the Warwick Mall.

Jan 17, 2014


Charity In Bloom Bouquet By Winston Flowers To Support Make-A-Wish

Celebrate the New Year and the spirit of wish-granting with Winston Flowers’ January 2014 Charity in Bloom arrangements, designed exclusively for Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

Jan 02, 2014


Warriors Host Wish Week For Make-A-Wish Youth

The Golden State Warriors hosted Warriors Wish Week, in partnership with Make-A-Wish®, during the team’s home games at Oracle Arena on December 11 and 13. Warriors guard Stephen Curry hosted 14-year-old Anthony Guzman and his family for the team’s contest against the Dallas Mavericks.

Dec 25, 2013


Special delivery of letters to Santa help Make-A-Wish foundation

Taunton Daily Gazette

The spirit of a Middleboro girl lives on as friends and family members gathered at Macy’s in Silver City Galleria to donate 4,600 letters to Santa in a tribute to 7-year-old wish recipient Hailey Olson’s strength and character.

Dec 20, 2013


Out of Office

Boston Business Journal

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island hosted its inaugural Wine and Spirits Tasting for Boston-area young professionals at Morton's The Steakhouse, Seaport. From left: Event committee member Peter Neal of John Handcock Investments; volunteers Alexis Street, Andrea Desmond and Lynn Belkin; wish recipient McKinley Nicholas; and committee members Victoria Goldberg of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC and Christian McGowan of John Hancock Investments.

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