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Wish child Caitlyn with her doctors from Boston Children's Hospital
September 20, 2020

Fairy tale: Make-A-Wish helps 6-year-old transform into mermaid at Boston Childrens Hospital

Workers at Boston Childrens Hospital and Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island made a 6-year-old’s dream come true by helping her become a mermaid Sunday.
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Donor Jane Guy
September 19, 2020

For Narragansett resident, a thirty-year quest for lost coins is about much more than money

Over the past 31 years, Jane has found over $1,000 in lost money during her regular walks along the beach and through Galilee. Last month, she donated the money to the Make-A-Wish Foundation in honor of her late husband, Jim.
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Allie Barrett of Team Make-A-Wish
September 13, 2020

Inflatable Dinosaurs Join First Time Marathoner For Her Virtual Boston Marathon

Allie Barrett, running for Team Make-A-Wish in the Virtual Boston Marathon, talks about her experience.
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Wish child Treyvon receiving his camper wish
September 11, 2020

Local child receives camper trailer from Make-A-Wish

In August, Treyvon Robinson, a soon-to-be three-year-old who has multiple congenital heart defects, received a wish from the Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island that will allow him to travel around the country with his family and meet other kids with similar conditions.
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Gray Davidson Carroll of Team Make-A-Wish
September 10, 2020

Turners Falls resident runs virtual Boston Marathon on behalf of Make-A-Wish

A Turners Falls resident participated in the virtual 2020 Boston Marathon on September 7 as a member of Team Make-A-Wish. Gray Davidson Carroll, a 19-year-old Greenfield Community College student, began the 26.2 mile run in Hadley and crossed the finish line at Montague Center.
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August 28, 2020

Make-A-Wish grants unusual wish for Yarmouth 4-year-old

Addison Marshall had a big surprise when a trailer called the “Retro” made by Riverside RV in Indiana was delivered to her Yarmouthport driveway making her “Make A Wish” dream come true.
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Wish child Johnny received an above-ground pool
August 27, 2020

Newton boy battling brain cancer gifted pool from Make-a-Wish Foundation

A 5-year-old boy battling brain cancer has been gifted a brand new outdoor pool to lift his spirits during the pandemic.
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Wish child Shelby Wallace receiving her playset
August 19, 2020

5-year-old Lunenburg girl undergoing treatment for leukemia gets dream playset from Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish helped make a birthday extra special for a young Lunenburg girl who has been undergoing treatment for leukemia. Shelby Wallace turned 5 years old last week and to celebrate, Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island surprised her with a playset.
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Wish child Skyla on her playset
May 12, 2020

Despite pandemic, Make-A-Wish still manages to make dreams come true

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.
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WIsh child Conor receiving his playset
April 29, 2020

3-year-old Sturbridge boy undergoing brain tumor treatment gets playset from Make-A-Wish

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.
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