Michael R Kent
Chief of Police
45 Center Street
Burlington, MA 01803
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Email: [email protected]
Media Staging for “Cards 4 Danny” Event in Foxborough on Saturday
FOXBOROUGH — On Saturday, police and fire officials from around the region will descent on Gillette Stadium for a memorable 6th Birthday Party for a local boy battling cancer.
Police and Fire Officials are teaming up with Gillette Stadium and CBS Scene to have a Public Safety Themed birthday party for Danny Nickerson. Danny is a 5-year-old boy from Foxboro who has been diagnosed with an inoperable and chemotherapy resistant brain tumor known as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma.
According to an ABC news report, Danny is a fighter. He endured 33 radiation treatments in November and December and is now undergoing chemotherapy every two weeks.
Danny is a fan of Lego toys and the Super Mario Bros.
- Burlington Police Sergeant Gerard McDonough (Organizer)
- Danny Nickerson and his Family
- Police and Fire Officials from around New England
CBS Scene at Gillette Stadium
200 Patriot Place
Foxborough, MA 02035
Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 9 a.m. to noon
NOTE TO EDITORS: Media should arrive at Gillette by 8:30. If you want to have a camera gather footage of emergency personnel gearing up to leave, they will be staging at the Shaw’s Supermarket Parking Lot in Sharon (780 South Main St., Sharon) at 8:15 p.m. Cameras only/No Sound.