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June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
THE BASH FOR MERCY FLIGHT JUNE 7, 2019 BUFFALO RIVERWORKS 7 P.M. – 11 P.M • VIP Entrance: 6 P.M....

Stories of Hope

Told he would never see or talk as an injured baby, this young man amazes those around him

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Doctors told the family of Calib Wells that he would never be able to see or speak after a traumatic brain injury. “Mercy Flight got him to where he needed to go, and we knew he had a fighting chance,” says Calib’s mother, Theresa. It was September 11, 1998 when…

Maria and her lifelong passion for EMS after camping incident

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Maria was just thirteen-years-old when she was camping with family friends eight years ago. A young boy at the campsite discovered a gun and accidentally shot Maria in the leg. The bullet shattered Maria’s femur and pierced her femoral artery, causing life-threatening bleeding to occur. Maria’s sister called 911 and…

8-Month-Old Maverick saved by the “Angels in Orange”

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Maverick was just 8-months-old when a family dog suddenly bit him, causing serious trauma to the left side of his face and ear. The severity of the bite required immediate facial surgery and specialized care. Maverick and his mother, Erika, were rapidly airlifted by Mercy Flight to the Genesee County…

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January 11, 2019

Mercy Flight Makes It Prime Time in Episode of New Amsterdam

Mercy Flight Makes It Prime Time in Episode of New Amsterdam I have to admit, hearing the thunder of the Mercy Flight helicopter on last night’s episode of New Amsterdam gave me chills. Working at Mercy Flight Headquarters here in Buffalo, NY, I often hear the roar of the helicopter…
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June 15, 2018

Team Mercy Flight for the Ride for Roswell

A guiding principle that leads Mercy Flight in all they do for the Western New York community is compassion. Compassionate medical care, a compassionate team, and compassion for those they care so deeply about - their community members. In demonstrating a genuine love for Buffalo and its surrounding regions, Mercy…
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March 5, 2018

Pesci’s Pizza and Wings – A Champion Supporter of Mercy Flight

Pizza owner, Jim Dickey has been a strong supporter of Mercy Flight’s nonprofit mission for more than a decade after the lifesaving helicopter organization saved his childhood friend. “He was involved in a car accident coming home from Sunset Beach, so if it wasn’t for Mercy Flight, he wouldn’t have…