The Ashley Wade Foundation

The mission of The Ashley Wade Foundation is to enrich the lives of children suffering from chronic illnesses.

“Through all of these programs and donations we hope to bring smiles to the children fighting big battles. Even if we can take their mind off their illness for a couple minutes we have done our job! “

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“Ashley started the Ashley Wade Foundation in 2012 in an effort to bring joy to the lives of children suffering from chronic illnesses. As Ashley says “It is my hope to take their mind off their disease, and bring happiness, even if it’s just for a little while. Every child battling a chronic illness is special, and I want them to know that”.”

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Author Spotlight: Sandy Lanton

Sandy Lanton is a local Long Island author who has written several books with wonderful stories and messages for our children.

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Sandy is a local Momee with two children and five grandchildren. Before Sandy published her first book she was a teacher with a BA degree in Psychology and an MS in Early Childhood Education. I met Sandy and her grandson at the Connetquot Highschool’s Literacy Luau in May of 2013 and I recently reached out to her again to do this author spotlight and not only did I enjoy speaking with her but the books she has published are so wonderful I look foward to you reading them as well.

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