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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.

Dec 11, 2013


Warriors To Host Wish Week For Make-A-Wish Youth

The Golden State Warriors will host Warriors Wish Week, in partnership with Make-A-Wish®, for the team’s home games at Oracle Arena tonight, Wednesday, December 11 against the Dallas Mavericks and Friday, December 13 against the Houston Rockets. Warriors guard Stephen Curry will host 14-year-old Anthony Guzman and his family from Haverhill, MA on Friday night.

Nov 24, 2013


Wishmakers On Campus Hold Tournament Raising Money For Make-A-Wish

ye black, and plenty of cheers, members of the Boston College community participated in the Wishmakers On Campus Powder Puff tournament to raise money for Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The teams played football matches for a winner, but their main purpose was raising funds for the organization.

Nov 08, 2013


Macy's Launches Their 6th Annual "Believe" Campaign

Yahoo News

Macy’s “Believe” campaign invites children of all ages to mail their letters to Santa using Macy’s red Santa Mail letterboxes. For every letter mailed now through Dec. 24, Macy’s will donate $1, up to $1 million, to Make-A-Wish. Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island wish recipients were on hand Friday to mail their letters to Santa.

Nov 07, 2013


Macy's Kicks Off "Believe" Campaign

WPRI-TV's The Rhode Show

Macy's in Warwick is kicking off its campaign to raise money for Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The Rhode Show is WPRI 12's daily lifestyle show for having fun, eating well, and living life.

Nov 04, 2013


Arlington's William Glynn has a wish come true

Arlington Advocate

It's not everyday that someone's wish comes true, unless you're Arlington resident William Glynn.

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island was able to grant Glynn's wish in September to attend the Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez boxing match at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, along with his entire family.

Oct 25, 2013


Make-A-Wish Event Raises $249K

Providence Business News

The Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island Evening of Wishes in Warwick on Oct. 19 raised a total of $249,000 to grant the wishes of seriously ill children in Rhode Island.

Aug 28, 2013


A day of memories

Patriots Today

For 18-year-old Joey, it was an experience of a lifetime at Gillette Stadium. Thanks to the Patriots and Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island, Joey spent a day with the team.

Aug 11, 2013


Wilbraham girl has wish come true


Celia, 9, enjoys a wish celebration in anticipation of her wish trip to Colorado to go horseback riding.

Aug 11, 2013


Wilbraham girl will get her dream western horseback riding adventure

The Republican

Celia’s wish to go horseback riding on a ranch is one of 100 wishes nationwide supported by Wells Blue Bunny through the Wells Blue Bunny 100 Years, 100 Wishes campaign.

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