PinkHippy.org's Del Bachand is honored as one of the
Patriots 'Difference Maker of the
Patriots Honor Volunteers During
PreGame Ceremony at Gillette Stadium
The Patriots Charitable Foundation
announced $85,000 in grants to 14 local nonprofits in honor of
each Patriots Difference Maker named during the 2016 Celebrate
As part of their commitment to
celebrating volunteers, the Foundation announced the
"Patriots Difference Maker of the Week" award, which
aimed to recognize one deserving volunteer who had gone above and
beyond to give back to their community. Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert
Kraft announced grants of $5,000 to 14 nonprofits in the name
of each of the Patriots Difference Makers of the Week selected
throughout the season.
"We know that the holidays are
a time for giving so itís exciting to have the opportunity to
show our appreciation for these volunteers who generously give
their time to those in need throughout the year," said Kraft.
"This yearís Patriots Difference Makers are an incredibly
dedicated and selfless group of people that have shown a genuine
commitment to serving others. It was an honor to have met them and
to be able to offer our support to the causes that are so near and
dear to their hearts."
Cross College Honors Hometown Hero for Work with Breast Cancer Patients
Photo courtesy K.White: On field presentation with Holy Cross
For every home
football game the College of the Holy Cross recognizes an
individual who has helped the local community and has worked
tirelessly to create positive change in the Worcester area. On
October 22nd,the last home game of the season vs. Lehigh, Holy Cross
hosted their annual Cancer Awareness game where they recognized
Del Bachand of Rochdale in an on-field ceremony as a Hometown
PinkHippy.org were guests on Upton Community Television's
show 'Be My Guest' with host Jan Lewis earlier this year.
Jan has a passion for helping people get
the word out about what they do and to hopefully connect
with others who share their interest. Thank you Jan
for helping us to spread the word!