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Our Staff

Our Board

Kim McCaslin

Board Chair

Bain Capital LLC

Bruce Platzman

Board Vice Chair

AIS-Inc.

Liz Brunner

Board Member

Brunner Communications

Rich Gotham

Board Member

Boston Celtics

Timothy Grady

Board Member

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Paul Grossman

Board Member

CBRE

Rhode Island Advisory Council

William Loehning

Rhode Island Advisory Council Chair

Barrington, Rhode Island

Tyla Bucher

Rhode Island Advisory Council Member

Barrington, Rhode Island

Michael Busam

Rhode Island Advisory Council Member

Gilbane Building Company

Julie Duffy

Rhode Island Advisory Council Member

Textron, Inc.

Scott Lisi

Rhode Island Advisory Council Member

Gilbane Building Company

Medical Advisory Council

Dr. Kathleen Calenda

Medical Advisory Council Member

Warwick, Rhode Island

Dr. Alicia Casey

Medical Advisory Council Member

Boston Children's Hospital

Dr. Sara Ford

Medical Advisory Council Member

Hasbro Children's Hospital

Dr. Amy Kritzer

Medical Advisory Council Member

Boston Children's Hospital

Dr. Mindy Lo

Medical Advisory Council Member

Boston Children's Hospital

Dr. Bram Raphael

Medical Advisory Council Member

Boston Children's Hospital

Honorary Board

Steve Barnes

Member, Honorary Board

Bain Capital LLC

Greg Gailius

Member, Honorary Board

Waban, MA

Philip T. Glynn, MD

Member, Honorary Board

Mercy Hospital

Daniel Kraft

Member, Honorary Board

The Kraft Group

Kenneth V. McGraime

Member, Honorary Board

Wellesley, MA

Gregg Ribatt

Member, Honorary Board

Chestnut Hill, MA

Careers & Internships 

At Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, we are more than a great place to work — our work is life-changing. We are an inclusive and diverse group of people who, through a mosaic of backgrounds, thought and experiences, are united in purposeful work. We are fueled and guided by our values — values that are represented in the inspired people we work with and the life-changing work we do, every day. 

We are always on the lookout for great talent who share in our passion. If you are interested in a career or internship with Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, we encourage you to check back often for career and internship opportunities. 

Current Career Opportunities 

Thank you for your interest in employment with Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island. At this time, we do not have any openings. Please check back for future opportunities. 

Make-A-Wish® Massachusetts and Rhode Island is committed to providing a work environment in which all employees enjoy equal employment opportunities. All employment-related decisions are made without regard to a person’s race, color, creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, or any other basis which is illegal under applicable federal, state, and local laws. 

Current Internship Opportunities 

Thank you for your interest in volunteering in our offices. We offer various opportunities in our offices located in Boston and West Springfield, MA, and Providence, RI. Please submit your inquiry, including cover letter and resume, to Krista Bishop at [email protected], and indicate your interest areas and overall timeframe of availability. 

Managing Our Funds 

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island finances endeavors through corporate sponsorships, special events, foundation grants, and individual contributions. However, we do not solicit funds by telephone and receive no federal or state funding. As a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, all contributions are deductible to the extent permitted by law. Our financial statements are audited locally by CliftonLarsonAllen LLP. 

At Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island, we take our responsibility for the monies donated to our cause very seriously and are pleased to confirm that according to the fiscal year 2019 audit results, Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island spent 78% of every dollar on wish granting and related program expenses. For full financial details please review our most recent FY19 Audited Financial StatementsFY19 Fact Sheet, or our latest 990.  

We are proud to be a BBB Rhode Island Accredited Charity Seal Holder, having met all 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. 

Financials 

Fiscal Year 2019: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements

Fiscal Year 2018: Audited financial statements

Fiscal Year 2017: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements

Fiscal Year 2016: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements Annual Report 2016

Fiscal Year 2015: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements

Fiscal Year 2014: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements

Fiscal Year 2013: IRS Form 990 Audited financial statements

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