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Poker lovers give back to North Shore community as Life’s Angels

Categories: News Posted: 06/20/18 2:21 PM

In addition to the three beneficiaries that each received $10,000, Life’s Angels was also able to send seven special needs children to summer camp this year! Read the full article from the island now, by Amelia Camurati, by clicking here. Chris Benedetto, center, poses with his family and the Life’s Angels board members during the check […]

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Twitch Fundraiser for Operation: Playcation! Newsday Feature

Categories: News Posted: 04/17/18 10:06 AM

April 17, 2018 Video game ‘telethon’ to raise funds for PlayStations for pediatric patients Two local charities, the Michael Magro Foundation and the Spencer Foundation, are teaming up with Molloy College business students to stream games on Twitch.tv.   By Ken Schachter kenneth.schachter@newsday.com   From left: Molloy student Nick DaSilva, nonprofit executive Jeanine Spencer, Molloy student […]

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March is Child Life Month!

Categories: News Posted: 03/8/18 12:33 PM

March 8, 2018 Earlier today, we received a nice overview about the Child Life Program at NYU Winthrop Hospital. This is one of the programs that the Michael Magro Foundation supports on an ongoing basis. We wanted to share this with you, our supporters, so you can have more information about where some of our funding […]

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A New Stroller for Robby Triwble

Categories: Articles, News Posted: 02/1/18 11:11 AM

Robby Triwble is a 15 year old high school student who was born with Epidermolysis Bullosa. When he was born via c-section, the doctors discovered that he had no skin on either of his legs. They had never seen anything like this before and were shocked. As the doctors performed more and more tests, Robby […]

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Gannett Foundation Grant

Categories: News Posted: 01/23/18 12:48 PM

January 2018 The Michael Magro Foundation has been chosen to be the recipient of the Gannett Foundation Grant of $4,120.00. The funds will help struggling families who are being treated at Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, and it will also help support the needs of the Child Life Specialists that work so hard with […]

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