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Take This Simple Survey to Improve our Sewer System

Editor’s note: As promised, this survey took about five minutes to complete.  By Cara Matteliano, Vice President, Community Impact, Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Take a survey and receive a rain barrel. Your feedback will help shape a public engagement campaign … Continue reading

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Big Brothers & Big Sisters Bring "Big Give" for Giving Tuesday

By Kerry Alsheimer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County (BBBSEC) I’m writing this on Wednesday, November 19th, a day that many areas in and surrounding the City of Buffalo have been pummeled with upwards of 5 feet of snow, while my Allentown … Continue reading

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Return of the Friendraiser – Mixer Set for The Filling Station in Larkin Square

Note: Due to weather, this event has been rescheduled for Monday, December 1st.  Good Neighbors, your requests have been answered – we’re bringing back our monthly Friendraiser! Join us at The Filling Station in Larkin Square, on Monday, December 1st, from … Continue reading

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Announcing: Food Truck Turkey in Larkin Square on Thanksgiving Eve

As Larkin Square’s Food Truck Tuesday has become one of Buffalo’s biggest dinner parties, the success of the six-month season that ended in October called for an encore – enter Food Truck Turkey, set for the perfect occasion of one of Buffalo’s biggest social nights, Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Big Mixer Seeks to Gather Alumni and Recruit New Mentors

By Kerry Alsheimer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County (BBBSEC) Here at BBBSEC, we work hard day-to-day, but we also like to hang out with our friends, enjoy good food and get to know new people. That’s why we regularly host our … Continue reading

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Big Brothers Big Sisters – Mentors Make Memories for Life

By Kerry Alsheimer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County (BBBSEC) It’s time for that old cliché: when did it become October?! It seems like only yesterday we were gearing up for a long summer. Seeing our Little Brothers and Little Sisters at … Continue reading

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Big Brothers Big Sisters – Happier than Worms in Dirt

By Monique Perez, Site-Based Mentoring Coordinator, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County (BBBSEC) The one thing all the Littles at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County’s (BBBSEC) Site-Based mentoring Program have in common is their love of food. Preferably anything that … Continue reading

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Refugee Journeys – Grants & Training, Open House & Volunteer Call for Daycare Startups

By Shannon Linehan, Program Specialist – Buffalo Refugee Childcare Microenterprise Project, Journey’s End Refugee Services Journey’s End has been partnering with the Child Care Resource Network of Western New York in The Buffalo Refugee Childcare Micro enterprise project. This exciting project provides … Continue reading

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