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Holiday

Turkey Brigade

Thank you to the Bucci Family & Friends 2020 Turkey Brigade for the outstanding donation package of $2,775 in grocery store gift cards, online donations, and checks. This could have only been achieved by the amazing Family, Friends, and Companies listed below.

Bahia Family
Barlow Family
Lisa Bastianelli
Larry and Evie Bearce
Bucci Family
Laura Bucci
Mary D. Bucci
Mary E. Bucci
Callahan Family
Ellen Callahan
Anthony Cipriani
Ciulla Family
Margaret Clayton
Dockrill Family
Dominique Family
Eggert Family
Farina Family
Farris Family
Sandra and Joe Fava
Robin Flynn
Hall Family
Bari Hurley
Lynn Koerner
Barbara Lynch
Mike Mazzola
Melo Family
Miropolsky Family
Muir Family
O’Brien Family
Sarkin Family
Simoneau/Jewks Family
Dan Strollo
Roberta Taylor
Dawn Kay Associates/Dawn Kay
Gilbert Insurance/Mark Gilbert
New Quality Fence Corporation

We are grateful for this huge undertaking by Laura Bucci to support our mission and our clients.

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Holiday

Thanksgiving wishes

Happy Thanksgiving from some of our fantastic volunteers!

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Holiday

We thank you this Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours – we are thankful for all of you!

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Holiday

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from our Wish family to yours! The warehouse will be closed 11/26-28 for the holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday 12/1 at 9am.

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Magic of Christmas

Christmas donor

Thank you to Melissa Laurin for sponsoring families for our Magic of Christmas project. These gifts will mean so much to the lucky families that receive them. We are grateful to our generous community for helping our neighbors in need in an extremely difficult year.

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Needs

Coats needed

Michelle is one of our terrific Tuesday volunteers. Yesterday she spent her time sorting and organizing incoming donations and looking for winter coats to fill the coat racks. We are extremely grateful for the coats we have received so far. As soon the coats come in they go out with the next client. We need all coats especially adult Sizes Large and up for both men and women as well as men’s hats and gloves. If you have any of these items to donate you can drop off next Tuesday-Friday 9-2:30pm and Saturday 9-12:30pm. The warehouse will be closed Thursday-Saturday for Thanksgiving. If you are donating mattress sets please call first to make sure we have the space or email donategoods@thewishproject.org. If you prefer to shop online we have an Amazon wish list where you can purchase our most needed items and ship direct to us https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/D0WB109LX427… . Thank you for helping us provide warm coats, hats and gloves to our neighbors that need them!

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Magic of Christmas

Magic continues to go out to our agencies

Magic of Christmas gifts have started going out to our partner agencies. Amanda from Justice Resource Institute along with her daughter Mia picked up some of their family gifts today in plenty of time for them to get them to their clients families before Christmas. We are so grateful for the support we received this year. Now more than ever our already struggling clients have greater stress to deal with this holiday season. Jill is hearing from individuals who were previously donors and now clients due to the devastation Covid has had on the economy and their families health. Right now some of our greater needs are Size 3T/4T Pull Ups, Size 4T/5T Pull Ups, Size 4 Diapers, Women’s Size M and L long sleeve shirts, Men’s long sleeve shirts all sizes, coats for the whole family, hats, gloves, safety gates, infant swings, pack and play sheets and diaper bags for our clients with infants. If you have any of these items to donate you can drop off next Tuesday-Friday 9-2:30pm and Saturday 9-12:30pm. The warehouse will be closed Thursday-Saturday for Thanksgiving. If you are donating mattress sets please call first to make sure we have the space or email donategoods@thewishproject.org. If you prefer to shop online we have an Amazon wish list where you can purchase our most needed items and ship direct to us https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/D0WB109LX427… . Thank you for helping us provide our clients with some basic items they need!

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Magic of Christmas

Santa’s helper

Mike is one of Santa’s elves at the warehouse. Today he helped Lori check Santa’s list to make sure we have everything he needs to fill the caseworkers and clients Christmas wishes. If you would like to help Santa complete all his last minute needs please check our Amazon Wish list https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/3MD3TCCHHJTGL… where you can shop from home and have the item shipped directly to the warehouse. Thank you for helping us put some magic in a child or families life in a year that really needs a little magic!

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Staff

Generous donor

Thank you to Jenny Votano and family for the thoughtful donation of fruit and snacks for the staff today. They dropped of their family gifts for Magic of Christmas and surprised the staff with this awesome box of treats to keep up their energy during this very busy season. Look how happy Dianne is to see bananas and apples! Thank you Jenny, the staff really appreciated your thoughtfulness!

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Magic of Christmas

Gifts go out to partner agencies

Magic of Christmas gifts have started going out to our partner agencies. Evelina from Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children picked up some of their family gifts today in plenty of time for them to get them to their clients families before Christmas. We are so grateful for the support we received this year. Now more than ever our already struggling clients have greater stress to deal with this holiday season. Jill is hearing from individuals who were previously donors and now clients due to the devastation Covid has had on the economy and their families health. Right now some of our greater needs are Size 3T/4T Pull Ups, Size 4T/5T Pull Ups, Size 4 Diapers, Women’s Size M and L long sleeve shirts, Men’s long sleeve shirts all sizes, coats for the whole family, hats, gloves, safety gates, infant swings, pack and play sheets and diaper bags for our clients with infants. If you have any of these items to donate you can drop off today and tomorrow this week 9-2:30pm, no appointment necessary. If you are donating mattress sets please call first to make sure we have the space or email donategoods@thewishproject.org. The warehouse will be closed Thursday-Saturday for Thanksgiving. If you prefer to shop online we have an Amazon wish list where you can purchase our most needed items and ship direct to us https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/D0WB109LX427… . Thank you for sharing this with friends, family, neighbors and online groups that might have some basic items to spare!