Thank you to all of our wonderful donors, event sponsors, volunteers,musicians, and guests, who made the 26th Annual Trees of Hope a huge success. We are pleased to announce that we had a record-breaking year selling over 55,500 raffle tickets! We would especially like to thank Barbara Piscitelli for running the boutique, the Silvers and Claire DiMartino for their volunteer efforts, Danny Lyons from WEBE108, and Anthem for their presenting sponsorship.
Thank you to Bristol-Myers Squibb for donating $10,000 to support 100 family nights in our Connecticut and Springfield Houses, an amazing day of meals for our families! Thank you for providing best post-Thanksgiving Day meals to keep our families well fed during the week.
Thank you to the Fox Family Foundation for supporting families with $1,000 to underwrite 10 nights in our CT House.
Thank you to the Bernier Foundation for supporting families with $1,000 to underwrite10 nights in our CT House.
Thank you to the George & Grace Long Foundation for supporting families with $2,000 to underwrite 20 nights in our CT House.
Thank you to Building On Love Foundation for supporting CT families with $2000 for day trip excursions during their stay.
Thank you to our friends at PJ Library and MacaroniKid Springfield for coordinating Pajama Drives this fall that benefitted the big and little kids here at the House.
Thank you to Westover Civil Air Patrol for OPERATION OVERLOAD and Max’s Tavern for the Teddy Bear Brunch both in their 6th Year, collecting toys for the children and families of the Ronald McDonald House.
And a very special THANK YOU to our Lights of Love supporters, remembering loved ones through special memorial and celebratory donations, that benefit the many families that walk through our doors.
Also to the RMH Springfield Teen Board amazing job! Thanks for helping us host such a fabulous and heart-warming event, year-after-year.