This past weekend we got to participate in a fun community event sponsored by the Falmouth Fire Department, the Community Emergency Preparedness & Fire Prevention Fair. On Saturday, September 22nd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm families stopped by our Wings table to chat and learn more about the organization. We so enjoyed seeing familiar […]
IN THE NEWS
Wings for Falmouth Families is very engaged in our community. Read the articles below to see just some of what we have been up to.
It’s officially Road Race Weekend in Falmouth and we’re so excited for our 5 runners who will hit the pavement Sunday morning at the Falmouth Road Race! How awesome was it that 4 out of 5 runners were able to get their bibs together at the Expo?! Go team WINGS! We’re so thankful for you! Congratulations […]
What an awesome evening last night at Falmouth Chamber of Commerce’s “Business After Hours” yesterday at Cape Cod Winery! What a cool place…and in Falmouth! Thanks so much to our Board Members, Mark LiCalsi, Ruth Augusta, Anne Marie Dillon and Nancy Thrasher for attending!
The Biggest Yard Sale in Waquoit does more to help Falmouth families than just finding new homes for unused stuff. For the past several years, Waquoit Congregational Church has hosted their Annual Church Bazaar as a way to connect the community, and this year was by far the biggest yet. After several months of collecting donated […]
On Monday, June 18th, Wings for Falmouth Families hosted their Annual Meeting. 2017 was a record year for us, we awarded over $34,000 to local families who had gone through a medical crisis/tragic event. We also moved our assets over to a more conservative platform, created an Outreach Committee that focuses on getting our name […]
On Thursday, June 14th, 2018 Brian Clay set out to run his 18.5 mile helicopter route on his “Aortaversary,” raising money for Wings for Falmouth Families. One year prior, Brian was med-flighted from Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton to Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston where doctors performed emergency open-heart surgery. Brian wanted to […]
On Monday, April 9th, 2018 over 40 donors came out to our Cape Cod Healthcare Blood Mobile Blood Drive in Memory of Amber Bailey. Amber’s family is one of the major reasons why Wings for Falmouth Families exists. You can read their story here. Of the 40 donors that came, 28 donors were able to […]
On Sunday, January 13th, 2018, Flynnie’s Bar 3 hosted it’s 2nd Annual Wing-A-Thon, Wing Eating Contest where all the proceeds raised go towards helping local families who have experienced a medical crisis or tragic event. We’re so excited that the Wing Eating Contest and 50/50 Raffle generated around $1,000! A HUGE thank you to the […]
This past weekend, November 11th and 12th, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Falmouth hosted their Annual Alternative Gift Market! We are so honored to be a part of one of the 20 local and global non-profit organizations that were highlighted this year! Visitors were able to make donations to any of the featured organizations in […]
What a fabulous event at Gus Canty yesterday! Falmouth Emergency Preparedness was a big success and a fun time was had by all! Thank you for everyone who stopped by to support Wings for Falmouth Families and we look forward to seeing you at future community events!