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Foundations who supported us in 2018

  • The Garman Family Foundation: $22,500
  • The National Fuel Foundation: $15,000
  • The Marks Family Foundation: $5,000
  • Fidelity Charitable Walter Ghering Charitable Fund: $5,000
  • The Frank X Raichle Foundation: $5,000
  • The Msgr. Richard Amico Memorial Charitable Trust: $5,000
  • NYS Electric and Gas: $3,000
  • Tompkins Charitable Gift Fund: $2,500
  • The Joseph and Anna Gartner Foundation: $2,000
  • Evans-Devereux Memorial Fund: $2,000
  • Ingram Micro: $1,500

Day Center Upgrades in 2018

Our new van!

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We were floored when the Boy's Club of St. Francis donated their 12-passenger van to us this past May!  Wow!

Our sunflower mural!

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We are so grateful to Sherry Miso from Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary for painting an inspiring sunflower mural on our common room wall!

Our new dining tables!

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A huge shout out to Ethan Hess from Scout Troop 154 who hand-crafted these wooden dining room tables to fulfill his Eagle Scout badge and make our family meal table special!

Our family spaces!

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Dignity for our families shot up with the addition of these private families space behind a locking door furnished with bunk beds, a queen bed and cabinets.

Our Farewell Tree!

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Our Farewell Tree is growing every day, as each child who passes through our shelter places their hand print on the wall before they leave for their new apartment.

Our new family bathroom!

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We were ecstatic to be able to install our first family-size bathroom complete with bathtub this past summer!

Our new furniture!

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We are so grateful to JoAnn Vilardo and her daughter Maddie for donating new couches and an area rug to transform our common space into a comfortable, clean and professional space.

Our rainbow wall!

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Thanks to Lawley Insurance for participating in a Business Meets Community event through the United Way and giving our building lots of fresh paint - including this fun rainbow wall!

Our toddler zone!

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Thanks to Maddie Reed and her course from Canisius College for visioning, funding and installing this well-loved toddler zone in our common room!

Flowers in our entryway!

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Our entryway has been magically transformed by Afton Hulse's lovely flowers and butterflies!

Our red door!

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It is easy to spot us with the addition of our bright red front door!

Our picnic table!

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Thanks to the volunteers from Nichols who purchased, painted and assembled our picnic table in our outdoor seating area!

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