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A different business will be featured each Friday starting November 13, running through December 18. BUFFALO, N.Y. — A series of Holiday Pop-Up events are being planned to help promote businesses along a stretch of Fillmore Avenue recently designated 'Black Lives Matter Way'. A different business will be highlighted every Friday starting November 13 and running through...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2020 Contact: Shannon Polvino (716) 597-5188 shannon@thinkinsight.co President and CEO of the Community Action Organization of WNY, L. Nathan Hare Set to Retire (Buffalo, NY) - President and CEO of the Community Action Organization of Western New York (CAO), L. Nathan Hare, has announced plans to retire after serving the anti-poverty agency for 18 years. Hare...

The Community Action Organization of Western New York has a new program to assist low-income seniors in the city of Buffalo, thanks to funding from the federal government’s COVID-19 stimulus bill. CAO’s Senior Care Program will offer a transportation service for grocery shopping, food delivery and errands, as well as activity kits, housing assistance and virtual...

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Many events are going virtual this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest event to go online is called "Chillin' and Grillin'," which is a virtual meat and veggie raffle. The Community Action Organization of Western New York planned on holding a meat raffle back in March, but it was canceled due to...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Western New York favorite is going virtual. The spinning of the wheel to win meat and raise money for a great cause is back. On July 28th the Chillin' & Grillin virtual meat and veggie raffle will be hosted online benefiting the Community Action Organization of Western New York. The money raised will go...

"Thu, Apr 16th 2020 08:55 pm The Community Action Organization of WNY (CAO) and its Head Start staff will host curbside spaghetti dinner pick-up events for parents and families from 2-4 p.m. Friday, April 17. CAO and the WNY Community Response Fund have sponsored 1,500 spaghetti dinners to be distributed. Families enrolled in the Head Start program...

"Just in time for grilling season, a new online virtual event, Chillin’ and Grillin’ is set for Tuesday, July 28, and benefiting the Community Action Organization of Western New York (CAO). Chillin’ and Grillin’ is Western New York’s first ever virtual meat and veggie raffle. Funds raised will help CAO continue its vital programming during...

Mon, Jun 29th 2020 01:35 pm Just in time for grilling season, a new online virtual event, “Chillin’ and Grillin,’ ” is set for July 28, benefiting the Community Action Organization of Western New York (CAO). “Chillin’ and Grillin’ ” is Western New York’s first virtual meat and veggie raffle. Funds raised will help CAO continue its...