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2016 Recipients

Variety – The Children’s Charity of Buffalo and WNY is proud to announce the 2016 grant recipients of Variety Kids Telethon Funds:Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo

  • Kidney Dialysis
  • Golf Tournament
  • Pastoral Care
  • Robert Warner MD Center
  • Faden Research project
  • Hicar Research project
  • Oshei Playroom
  • Pharmacy
  • Child Life Services

Other Children’s Charities

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County – funding for one-to-one Community Based Mentoring Program with a specific emphasis on children with disabilities

Bornhava – funding for special needs classroom supplies, materials and equipment

Camp Good Days – funding for a Fun Air GaGa Pit for the Residential Camp Facility on Keuka Lake

CHC – funding for a new, accessible and inclusive playground

Children’s Growth Foundation – funding to support programs and services for children facing endocrine conditions, gender dysphoria, and psychosexual health issues

Cradle Beach – funding for programming and camperships for disabled and disadvantaged kids

Excalibur Leisure Skills Center – funding for the Adaptive Therapeutic Boating and Fishing Program

JCC of Buffalo – funding for new, accessible play space at the Early Childhood Center

Music is Art – funding for new instrument purchases and repairs for disadvantaged children

Police Athletic League – funding for Bicycle Helmet Give-Away and Safety Training program for disadvantaged children

SABAH – funding for the ice skating program for children with disabilities

St. Mary’s School for the Deaf – funding for therapeutic programming

YMCA Genesee County – funding for the Challenger Sports Program for children with special needs

Franciscan Center – funding for infrastructure improvements for home for homeless boys and young men