Meghan's Light was honored to be invited to the Vertex Pharmaceuticals 10-Year, $500 Million Corporate Giving Commitment on Oct. 17 at their Boston Headquarters and Research & Development Site. Vertex Pharmaceuticals has been a strong supporter of Meghan's Light initiatives. At the event, Meghan’s Light President Linda Kenny and Board Member Diane Ciolkos stood alongside Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Congressman Joe Kennedy III, Dr. Jeffrey Leiden, President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vertex, and a powerful cystic fibrosis community devoted to helping those with CF live longer, fuller lives. Kenny and Ciolkos were among the 20 guests invited to the luncheon, where they were invited to speak about who Meghan was and the mission of Meghan’s Light.

Wellness Wish Updates

Programs with Baystate Medical Center and Boston Children’s Hospital

Over 230 Wishes Granted in 85 Cities and Towns over Seven States

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Grants in 2017, 2018, 2019

Nearly $225,000 Raised in Five Years!


Our Mission

The mission of Meghan’s Light is to support finding a cure for cystic fibrosis and to inspire hope and courage in patients, families and communities impacted by the disease.

Countdown to Race Day - September 19, 2020