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Niagara Falls, NY - Volunteers Yaseem Mohammed, Dana Shank, Denise Carter-Fitzke and Mary Hibbard were ready to hand out Mother's Day Turkey Dinners as part of The Community Action Organization of WNY at the Defrancesco Academy. The Community Action Organization of WNY Distributes 2,000 Mother’s Day Dinners The Community Action Organization of Western New York (CAO) is...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 14, 2020 CONTACT: SHANNON POLVINO 716-597-5188 SHANNON@THINKINSIGHT.CO The Community Action Organization of WNY Receives Grant from the NYS Census Equity Fund (BUFFALO, NY) - The Community Action Organization of WNY (CAO)  has received $4,000 from the New York State Census Equity Fund. The mini-grant allowed non-profit organizations who serve hard-to-count populations to apply in order to increase...

By Harold O'Neil, Buffalo News Seventy-four local organizations on the front lines of the Covid-19 pandemic will share $4.5 million in grant funding, according to the WNY Covid-19 Community Response Fund. The fund – a collaboration of philanthropic organizations in the region – announced the grants. It is coordinated by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, Health...