On Saturday, December 15th, Quahog Republic Dive Bar in Falmouth hosted their Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Party, but this year it was a little different for them. They decided to have a “Giving Tree” where three of our recent families had items that they needed for their family this holiday season. There were over 60 […]
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.
For the past few years, the Falmouth Amvets Post 70 has donated artificial trees to local families in need. This year, 5 of our recent aid families received their trees, making the holiday season even more cheerful. We loved when we received a picture of one of our families with a 2.5 year old boy, […]
The weekend of November 10-11th, St. Barnabas Episcopal Church hosted their annual Alternative Gift Market. With more than 20 local and global non-profits participating, Wings for Falmouth Families was honored to be invited a second year in a row. Visitors were able to make a donation to any of the organizations present in honor of […]
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 […]
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 […]