The Families of the Worcester Drowning Victims
On Friday, June 4th, Worcester Police Officer Enmanuel “Manny” Familia responded to a call for the report for people struggling to stay afloat in Green Hill Pond. Without hesitation Officer Familia along with 4 other officers jumped in to save the children. Officers were able to save 2 of the 3 children. Upon getting back to shore, officers noticed that Officer Familia had not yet resurfaced. Unfortunately, Officer Familia and a 14-year-old boy died tragically. Officer Familia was a 5-year veteran of the Worcester Police Department and leaves behind his wife and two children. We are immediately starting to…
Charlie Capalbo, 23 year old former standout Fairfield CT hockey goalie, has been diagnosed with cancer for the third time. After having beaten lymphoma and leukemia, he is now preparing to face off with leukemia again. Charlie and his parents, brother, family and friends have been warriors, wingmen, and unbelievably strong through the last 4 plus years. But he’s going to need an army of support to get through this one. COVID-19 is only making a difficult time worse. Charlie’s dad Anthony lost his job at the beginning of COVID, and is just getting his new real estate career off…
She Walks MA
3 Women, 28 Days, 270 Miles and 1 Mission... to Walk Across Massachusetts for a Cause. This June, Ashley, Jen and Donna will make their way on foot from the New York state border in Hancock, MA to Provincetown. For more information visit www.shewalksMA.org
On Tuesday, January 26th, Bishop Feehan High School varsity hockey player AJ Quetta was seriously injured during one of his hockey games. Officials say his head crashed into the boards during his game against Pope Francis in Springfield, MA. He was taken off the ice via stretcher and rushed to the hospital. It is believed that he has a very serious spinal cord injury and there is a chance he may never walk again. AJ and his family will have extensive medical needs and they need our support. We will be holding an on-air fundraiser throughout WEEI’s The Greg Hill…
GHF Birthday Club
Wish your friend or family a Happy Birthday by making a donation in their honor to The Greg Hill Foundation. Input the name of the person you are making a donation for in the Notes section.
Beyond The Cause
Throughout 2021, The Greg Hill Foundation will be celebrating 10 years of giving by going “Beyond The Cause” and taking an in depth look at some of the individuals and families who the foundation has been able to support. This year long fundraising campaign will showcase just how important donations from the foundation have been for our beneficiaries and seek to raise $1,000,000 to support even more in the future. Every $5,000 raised is a new matching donation for a future beneficiary. Help us continue to help others by making a donation today!
The Cashman Family
On Tuesday, December 22nd, just a few days before Christmas, a fire broke out at a home in Scarborough, Maine. Firefighters from Scarborough, Saco, Biddeford, Hollis, Gorham, Buxton, Westbrook, and Portland responded, but the fire swept through the two-story home causing extensive damage. The fire has left Kevin Cashman, a Lieutenant in the Portland Police Department, his wife, and three daughters, ages 19, 18, and 14, living in a hotel this holiday season. In addition to the loss of their home, most of their possessions were destroyed and they are currently trying to secure long-term rental housing. We held…
Boston Police Officer Alfredo Araujo
On Thursday, November 5th, following a late night shift, an Off-Duty Boston Police Officer was involved in an accident with a fire engine just before 2:30 AM. The accident has left Boston Police Officer Alfredo Araujo in critical condition. BPD Officer Araujo is a father of two young girls, ages 2 and 5, and the Araujo family needs our help and support. On Tuesday, November 10th we will be holding an on air fundraiser throughout WEEI's The Greg Hill Show for the Araujo Family. We will be accepting donations through November 10th and will be matching all donations received up…
Restaurant Strong Fund
The Greg Hill Foundation has teamed up with Samuel Adams* to support restaurant industry employees who have been impacted by the Covid-19 closures. The fund provides grants directly to individuals who have applied and meet the criteria of the fund. Our goal is to help as many restaurant employees as we can. Help us Help Others by making a donation today! *Samuel Adams is the founding brand of The Boston Beer Company, makers of Twisted Tea, Truly Hard Seltzer, Dogfish Head and Angry Orchard.