Heroes Ball held to benefit Hasbro Children’s Hospital

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The 2017 Hasbro Children’s Hospital Heroes Ball was held at the Rhode Island Convention Center on Saturday.

The event helped to raise money for several significant programs at the hospital.

Several experiences were up for auction, including the opportunity to become an honorary ‘Bat Kid’ at a Red Sox game.

Eyewitness News anchors Mike Montecalvo and Shannon Hegy, along with Chief Meteorologist Tony Petrarca attended the ball.

WPRI 12 and FOX Providence are proud sponsors of the special event.