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Apr 16, 2018

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Video: Young history buff's wish granted on Patriots' Day

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On this Patriot’s Day, one teenager’s dream came true on the Battle Field of Lexington Green. John McConnell led the pack of minutemen reenacting the march to Concord 243 years after the battle was fought. The 14-year-old is a revolutionary history superfan.

Mar 26, 2018

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Make-A-Wish Foundation's 2018 'Swish Night' fundraiser

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It doesn't take a fairy godmother with a magic wand to grant a wish. It just takes people who care. Many of those caring people celebrated at the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Massachusetts and Rhode Island's annual Swish Night at Springfield Country Club Saturday.

Dec 23, 2017

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Wakefield Subaru hosts Make-A-Wish event

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Subaru of Wakefield teamed up with Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island to host a Pack the Outback toy drive, asking customers and community members to donate toys for wish kids and their siblings as part of the 10th annual Subaru Share the Love event.

Dec 06, 2017

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Video: Macy’s and Make-a-Wish surprise local girl with trip to Bahamas

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Macy’s and Make-a-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island teamed up Wednesday to surprise a local girl with a trip to Atlantis in the Bahamas.

Oct 03, 2017

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Video: girl and her family go to Disney

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A little girl from Johnston and her family recently traveled to Disney World through Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, enjoying a lifetime of memories for her whole family. Meteorologist Michelle Muscatello has the story you’ll see only on Eyewitness News.

Sep 14, 2017

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Video: Make A Wish gives girl sendoff fit for princess

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It's a sendoff fit for a Disney princess. Noelia Fuentes-Lodge of Dorchester Center was met by all of her favorite characters at Logan Airport.

Sep 04, 2017

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VIDEO: Rob Gronkowski Makes A Wish Come True For A Young Fan

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Make-A-Wish of Massachusetts and Rhode Island provided 7-year-old Ryan Feeney with his wish: a replica of Gillette Stadium in his backyard but was surprised when Rob Gronkowski showed up to run a few plays.

Sep 01, 2017

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7-Year-Old Gets to Meet Gronk Through Make-a-Wish

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Star Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski surprised Ryan Feeney, a 7-year-old Massachusetts boy born with a genetic disorder that causes tumors to grow on his nerves.

Sep 01, 2017

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Gronk helps grant 7-year-old's wish

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Seven-year-old Ryan Feeney of Melrose got his wished granted Friday morning when New England Patriots Tight End Rob Gronkowski showed up in his backyard.

Feeney was diagnosed with neurofibromatosis (NF1), a genetic disorder of the nervous system, at four months old. Since then, Feeney developed tibia dysplasia and received a below-knee amputation and is currently undergoing chemotherapy for an optic nerve tumor that has compromised his vision.

Sep 01, 2017

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Gronk visits backyard football field of 'Make a Wish' child

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Make a Wish of Massachusetts and Rhode Island provided 7-year-old Ryan Feeney with his wish: a replica of Gillette Stadium in his backyard but was surprised when Rob Gronkowski showed up to run a few plays.

Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island
One Bulfinch Place, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 367-9474
Back Line (617) 367-0739
Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island, West Springfield Office
181 Park Avenue
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West Springfield, MA 01089
(413) 733-9474

Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island, Providence Office
20 Hemingway Drive
East Providence, RI 02915
(401) 781-9474