Philanthropy

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society (ACS) is a nationwide voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer.
American Heart Association

The American Heart Association (AHA) is a non-profit organization in the United States that fosters appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Autism Society of America

The ASA's goal is to increase public awareness about autism and the day-to-day issues faced by autistics as well as their families and the professionals with whom they interact. The organization advocates for programs and services for the autism community, and claims to be a leading source of information, research, and reference on the condition.
DECA

With over a 60 year history, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. Their strong connection with our organization has resonated into a brand that people identify as a remarkable experience in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs.  DECA's programs and activities have constantly evolved as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. Our core focus has remained consistent and is captured in our mission.
Kevin Guest House

Kevin Guest House has been welcoming guests to our community for over 39 years. Kevin Guest House provides an atmosphere of caring and hospitality which helps families focus on their loved-ones, without the stress of finding temporary, affordable accommodations near local health care facilities and services. This "home away from home" serves more than 1,200 people each year that might otherwise have to endure substandard accommodations at a very difficult time in their lives
National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyThe National MS Society is a collective of passionate individuals who want to do something about MS to move together toward a world free of multiple sclerosis. MS stops people from moving. We exist to make sure it doesn't.
UnytsHeadquartered in downtown Buffalo and established in 1981, Unyts is among the leading procurement organizations in the United States, and is one of the only eight centers nationwide to house organ, tissue and eye procurement in one location. With the addition of Community Blood Service, Unyts has become the first organization of its kind nationwide. Unyts operates as a non-profit serving the eight counties of Western New York and works to assist donor families, coordinate the donation process and increase knowledge and awareness within the community regarding transplantation.
Western New York Invention ConventionThe Mission of the WNY Invention Convention is to promote creative thinking and encourage scientific problem solving for students in grades K-8.
WNY Women's FundThe mission of the WNY Women's Foundation is to remove roadblocks and provide opportunities to enable women and girls to become self-sufficient.  We believe that when women and girls are secure, entire communities are stronger.