May 12, 2020
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
A Lincoln family has been quarantined since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic to keep its younger member, who was diagnosed with a rare condition, out of harm’s way. Thankfully, the Make-A-Wish Foundation has helped rid some of their cabin fever by granting Skyla’s wish and donating a swingset to the family.
Apr 29, 2020
A 3-year-old Sturbridge boy undergoing treatment for a brain tumor received an outdoor playset for his birthday through Make-A-Wish on Saturday. Conor Canavan turned 3 last week and was excited to receive his playset, according to Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Apr 02, 2020
WBZ Channel 4 News
Making a wish come true, virtually. That’s what’s happening for a very sick little boy from Medford this week. And he doesn’t have to leave his hospital bed to do it.
Before Elias Yang’s cancer came back he was hoping for a Make-A-Wish trip. But when Elias wasn’t able to travel because of his health and the coronavirus, the Make-A-Wish Foundation figured out another way.
May 04, 2019
AIS, a leading manufacturer of commercial office furniture and seating, has donated nearly $700,000 worth of installed office furniture for the new Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island headquarters in Boston.
Apr 17, 2019
WJAR Channel 10
An East Providence man seriously injured by a drunk driver several years ago has made a big comeback, as he finished the Boston Marathon on Monday in around five hours.
Apr 10, 2019
During his nine-year career, Gronkowski helped grant 14 wishes, including Feeney’s. For all of his contributions, the 29-year-old was honored Saturday with the 2019 Wish Hero Award.
Apr 09, 2019
Gronk received the Wish Hero Award for his work granting wishes throughout his time in New England. Having granted 14 wishes thus far, Gronk's reach and impact on the lives of those he's met is immeasurable.
Apr 08, 2019
Boston 25 News
Rob Gronkowski made his first public appearance in Boston on Saturday since he announced his retirement from the team. Gronkowski was honored at the InterContinental Hotel for all the work he's done with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Gronk received an award for all the wishes he's made come true for kids battling life-threatening illnesses in this area and across the country.
Mar 30, 2019
22 News WWLP.com
Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island hosted its eighth-annual "Swish Night" at the Longmeadow Country Club.
Make-A-Wish hopes to raise enough funds through the event to grant the wishes of 15 western Massachusetts children with life-threatening illnesses.
Mar 29, 2019
Ryan Feeney's biggest hero, former Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, helped make the 8-year-old's wish come true last year.