Tagged: Volunteers


Volunteer at WNY’s full and half marathons

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 


The tragic events at Monday’s Boston Marathon have inspired many to stand—or run, rather—in solidarity with the race’s participants, but…


Restless hearts: from Sierra Leone to Buffalo and back

blog by Genna Mitchell  • 

{video_photo_caption}Joshua Mansaray visits young people in Sierra Leone

For a group of Sierra Leonean refugees and their families scattered across the suburbs of Buffalo, a simple thank-you to the American resettlement program whose services they received over a decade ago wouldn’t suffice.

Today, the team that makes up the…


Making Strides Breast Cancer Walk in Niagara Square

gallery by Sophie Herrman  • 

{video_photo_caption}Buffalo supports breast cancer research

Thousands came out on Sunday morning to participate in the Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk in downtown Buffalo. Our promo team snapped some snazzy pictures of volunteers in their prettiest pinks, even in the rainy weather!


Scenes from the 14th annual Light the Night Walk - PHOTOS

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{video_photo_caption}Hundreds of Western New Yorkers joined the fight against leukemia and lymphoma at Delaware Park in Buffalo.

A real-life text message from Buffalo.com promo team member Kelsey A. to me after the 14th annual Light the Night Walk at Delaware Park last night: "The event was great. We got there…


Be a zombie, set a record

blog by Ben Kirst  • 

{video_photo_caption}Will Zombie Shakespeare be at the Bisons game on Friday, Aug. 3?

The Buffalo Bisons should be commended for improving concessions at Coca-Cola Field in recent years (although you can do pretty well with the $3.50 bag of peanuts and a Bud Light twenty-two…