February 2, 2012
This organization formed to serve children with life threatening illnesses when the RI chapter of Make a Wish was revoked. We also accept wish referrals from nearby Massachusetts; our mission is to help as many children as possible. It is a grass roots organization with only two paid staff, who served the first 2 years without pay because of their belief in the mission of the organization. To date we have granted 17 wishes and hope to double that in the next 18-24 months. Like me, many of our volunteers and board members are dedicated individuals, many of whom actively engaged since Make a Wish was first created in RI. We have a commitment tothe cause, whatever the organization title. We keep our expenses to a bare minimum so that more wishes can be granted.
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MY ROLE:Board Member