Upcoming Local Events

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MARCH 2013
  • Shamrock Run - Saturday March 2, 2013Shamrock Run
    Join Roswell Park for the 2013 Shamrock Run as we continue the fight for a cure to cancer! The Buffalo Shamrock Run features a scenic 8K (4.98 miles) route through the Old First Ward of Buffalo, NY with a post-race party at the Old First Ward Community Center. Click for more information, ROSWELL PARK SHAMROCK RUN.
  • 27th Annual Hospice Bouquet Sale - March 4 - 9, 2013Bouquet Sale
    The largest annual fund raising even for Hospice Foundation of WNY !! Bouquets are available for $8.00 at particpating flower shops, corporate and school pre-sale locations and public sites such as hospitals, and downtown buildings. For more information, contact Katie Whiting at 716.686.8090 or kwhiting@palliativecare.org.
  • 29th JA Bowl-A-Thon - March 9, 2013Bowl-a-thon
    The JA Bowl-A-Thon brings local businesses and communities together to have a great day and help to make our programs possible. Every year, teams of five raise money for Junior Achievement programs, leading up to the event in March. Participants are asked to raise a minimum of $50 each and those raising $75 or more are eligible for great prizes! For more information, contact Tammy Bixby, Special Events Coordinator at 716.853.1381, ext. 10 or tbixby@jawny.org.

APRIL 2013
  • Relay for Life - April 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pmBowl-a-thon
    The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement. When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it's your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness about what we can do to stay well from cancer and raise money to help fuel the world's largest walk to end cancer. For more information, Kristina Groff at 716.689.6982 x65249 or kristina.groff@cancer.org.
  • Cuisine for a Cure - April 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pmBowl-a-thon
    Signature gala event of the American Cancer Society of Western New York. Funds benefit the American Cancer Society in providing essential services and critical research necessary to battle this disease. Contact Kelli Cravey Sr. at 716.664.0727 or buy your tickets here: Cuisine for a Cure.

MAY 2013
  • 17th Annual Hospice Memorial Walk - May 19, 2013Hospice Buffalo Walk
    A 5K (3.1 mile) walk to remember loved ones no longer with us and honor our current Hospice patients. Registration & celebration picnic held at the Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf. Over 3,000 walkers are expected for this year's Walk. Click for more information HOSPICE MEMORIAL WALK.