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Bills Alumni Foundation donates $93K

Posted by Chris Brown on December 9, 2015 – 10:22 am


 The Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation will be making $93,000 in donations to over 36 Western New York not-for-profit organizations today during their Annual Charity Check Presentation Luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Buffalo.

The Alumni Foundation has given more than $2 million to various charitable organizations over the past several years.

“This really is the highlight of the year for our Foundation”, stated Alumni President Ed Rutkowski.  “These organizations that receive this support from us are so very appreciative, and we are happy to help them out in any way possible so they may continue bringing those needed programs and services to our community.”

This year’s primary recipient is the “Cure the Blue” Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign. The following organizations will also be recipients from the Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation at this year’s luncheon:

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Variety Club Telethon
Touching Base
Eyes On America
Tribute Garden
Special Olympic Foundation, Inc.
Dan R. Acker Scholarship Program
Urban Christian Ministries
Food Bank of WNY
Buffalo Prep
Clarence “Rock” Connor Scholarship Program
Ilio DiPaolo Scholarship Program
Cross Training Football
Shaken Baby Syndrome Education Program
St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy
Nativity Miguel Middle School
Character Council of WNY
Alzheimer’s Assoc. of WNY
Cape Ability Outrigger Ohana, Inc.
“Wounded Warriors”
NICYO Program
Seneca Diabetes Foundation
Crisis Service
WNY Independent Living
New Era Cap
“Cure-The-Blue “
Mikey’s Way Foundation
Anthony V. Mannino Foundation
Alpha Phi Alpha Eugene Richards Scholarship Fund
Northtown Boys & Girls Clubs
American Diabetes Association
Naval & Military Park
Joe Pro Youth Program
Wings Flights of Hope
Willie Hutch Jones Program

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