Kirsten, a MitoAction member, reported that Barbara Morse Silva interviewed her kids Olivia and Harrison on WJAR Channel 10 Providence, New Bedford RI (NBC) about their Make A Wish Foundation of Rhode Island “wish granted” trip and their mitochondrial disease.
The call to action at the end of the news piece was to shop this weekend, February 16 and 17, 2008, (online included) at:
Imagine Gift Store
5 Miller Street
Warren, RI 02886
Imagine Gift Store will donate 5% of sales to MitoAction!
Edited 15 February 2008 to add more details and photograph.
Update: 18 February 2008
MitoAction would like to thank Emily and Gene at Imagine Gift Stores for their donation of $190 as a result of this weekend event. On behalf of all of the families and patients that you support with this contribution, THANKS!