Entries by Mary Farrell

Adella D., 67, Loyalhonna, PA

Our Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania chapter recently granted Adella Dunn’s wish for hearing aids. Adella, 67, a resident of Loyolhonna, has nearly 70% hearing loss and needed hearing aids, but couldn’t afford them on her own. Adella is widowed and the sole caregiver to her disabled daughter. Thanks to Beltone of Greensburg who donated her hearing […]

Betty J., 83, New York, NY

Our Long Island, New York chapter recently granted Betty Johnson’s wish for a reclining lift chair and a new mattress. Betty suffers from back pain and had been sleeping in a chair that did not recline. She was thrilled to receive both a new reclining lift chair and a new mattress which will improve her […]

Loretta F., 82, Jeannette, PA

Our Westmoreland County chapter recently granted Loretta Ferguson’s wish for a laptop computer.  Thanks to help from EXCELA Health, Loretta can now get back to surfing the world wide web. She enjoys keep up with all her Facebook friends, searching YouTube for recipes and paying her bills online. She loves the her new wireless mouse […]

Roseanne P., 72, Doylestown, PA

Roseanne Palka, a resident of Grundy Hall in Doylestown, PA, recently had her wish for an upwalker granted, thanks to funding received from The Provident Bank Foundation.  Palka, 72, has several medical conditions including arthritis and spinal stenosis.  Her doctor prescribed an upwalker, which because of it’s upright design, allows the user to maintain good […]

Rosemary H., 72, Cape May, NJ

Rosemary Hottenstein, 72 a resident of Cape May, New Jersey, recently had her wish for a new sofa granted.  Because she lives on a fixed income, she could not afford to replace any of the old, used furniture she has had for years. Thanks to Raymour & Flanigan for discounting the cost of the sofa […]