Buffalo Renaissance Foundation

Grant History

Recipient 2016
Women and Children’s Hospital
USS Little Rock Commissioning
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative
Total Year: $64,600
Recipient 2015
Women and Children’s Hospital
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative – Theodore Roosevelt Site
Catholic Charities of Western New York
USS Little Rock Commissioning
St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy
Total Year: $32,683
Recipient 2014
Music is Art
Junior Achievement of Western New York, Inc.
The Bristol Home, Inc.
Diocese of Buffalo: Division of Catholic Education
Autism Services, Inc.
The Episcopal Diocese of Western New York
Be-A-Friend Program, Inc. (Big Brother and Big Sister of Western New York)
ECMC Lifeline Foundation
Women and Children’s Hospital
The Jacobs Institute
BRF Downtown Art Initiative
Total Year: $51,500
Recipient 2013
Gateway-Longview Foundation
ECMC Lifeline Foundation
Heritage Centers
Women and Children’s Hospital Foundation of Buffalo
Amherst Police Foundation/Amherst Youth Court
Our Lady of Victory National Shrine and Basilica
Peacemakers of Buffalo
Clear Path for Veterans
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative
Response to Love Center
Total Year: $61,150
Recipient 2012
First Niagara Foundation Mentoring Matters Program
SABAH
Nativity Miguel Middle School of Buffalo
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County
Homespace
MICE US Foundation
Shakespeare In Delaware Park
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative
Response To Love Center
US Navy Family Day
BISON Fund
Total Year: $52,850
Recipient 2011
Tidewell Hospice
VNA Hospice House
Buffalo Niagara Convention & Visitors Bureau
Buffalo Prep
Buffalo Scholastic Rowing Association
BISON Scholarship Fund
Back to Basics (Veterans Treatment Court)
Nativity Miguel School of Buffalo
Girls on the Run
Irish Classical Theatre Company
Heritage Centers New Life Residential Center
Global Concepts Charter School
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative
Total Year: $105,500
Recipient 2010
Renaissance Scholars Fund
BISON Fund
American Heart Association
Buffalo Veterans Treatment Center
UB Foundation
Catholic Charities Services Corps
Nardin Academy
People Inc.
Catholic Academy of West Buffalo
Bunkers in Baghdad
Nativity Miguel School of Buffalo
St. Adalbert’s Response to Love Center
Buffalo Downtown Art Initiative
Total Year: $52,825
Recipient 2009
Renaissance Scholars Fund
WNY Heroes.org
UB Foundation
Heritage Centers
Holy Angels Academy SAGE Team
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County
Aspire
Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy
SPCA of Erie County
SABAH
BISON Fund
St. Adalbert’s Response to Love Center
Total Year: $42,000
Recipient 2008
Renaissance Scholars Fund
Catholic Academy
ALS – Margaret Robin Fund
Brothers of Mercy
Kevin Guest House
Lothlorien Therapeutic Riding Center
Pioneer Camp & Retreat Center
Amherst Community Church Child Care Center
Meals on Wheels of Buffalo
AIDS Community Services
Young Gentlemen’s Club
BISON Fund
Total Year: $74,850
Recipient 2007
Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
BISON Fund
Upstate New York Transplant Services
University Heights
Community Development Association
Catholic Central School
New Life
Gerard Place
Total Year: $45,250

 

Recipient 2006
Buffalo Niagara Cultural Tourism Initiative
Graycliff
The Buffalo Filling Station
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Boathouse
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Hull House
Erie Canal Harbor Project
Burchfield Penny Arts Center
Michigan Street Preservation Corp
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Buffalo State College
Hasek’s Heroes
Buffalo Prep
St Adalbert’s Response to Love Center
Medaille College
Homespace
Shakespeare in the Park
Total Year: $44,800

 

Recipient 2005
Daemen College
Excalibur Leisure Skills Center, Inc.
Kevin Guest House
Lafayette Development Association
SABAH
Sisters Hospital Foundation
St. Adalbert’s Response to Love Center
St. Joseph Hospital Foundation
The Samaritan Center
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy
Buffalo Zoo
Total Year: $29,200

 

Recipient 2004
Landmark Society
Child & Family Services
Alleyway Theatre
South Buffalo Food Pantry
The Bristol Home
Homespace
Vive, Inc.
Mount St. Academy
Buffalo Arts Studio
Gow School
Back to Basics Ministry
Buffalo Zoo
Total Year: $17,500

 

Recipient 2003
Books for Kids – Buffalo News
CASA – Court Approved Special Advocate for Childen
Canisius College – Buffalo Regional Conversation
CGR – Center for Governmental Research Study: Thinking Beyond the Boundaries – Cost Reduction Opportunities for Buffalo
Child Art for the Family Court Building
ECMC Lifeline Foundation
Homespace
SPCA – Encouraging Kids with Literacy
St. Columban Center
Total Year: $25,500

 

Recipient 2002
914th Airlift Wing – Family Support Unit
Boy Scouts of America , Camp Scouthaven
Buffalo School #61 Early Childhood Center
Buffalo Zoological Gardens
Community Foundation of Greater Buffalo – Jog for the Jake
Daemen College
Fellowship of the Disabled
Gloria J. Parks Community Center
Mount St. Joseph Academy
Rebuilding Together
Total Year: $14,000

 

Recipient 2001
Buffalo Alliance for Education/Materials Reuse Program
Child & Family Services
Children’s Scholarship Fund
Computers for Children – KidCo
Early Start Fund
ECMC Lifeline Foundation
Moving Miracles, Inc.
National S.A.F.E. Home Foundation
St. Agatha’s Church
University Presbyterian Church
WNY Veteran’s Housing Coalition
Firefighters World Trade Center Fund
Total Year: $20,000

 

Recipient 2000
Computers for Children – KidCo
Boys & Girls Club of Buffalo
Irish Classical Theatre Company
Bornhava
Fellowship of the Disabled
Homespace
YMCA Camp Weona
Total Year: $10,000

 

Recipient 1999
Special Olympics
Cradle Beach Camp
Buffalo Therapeutic Riding Center
Buffalo Community Boating Center
Child Care Coalition of Niagara Frontier
Buffalo Zoo
Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center
Early Start Fund (Cornerstone Manor)
Just Buffalo Literacy Center
Mercy Hospital Foundation
Child and Family Services
Buffalo Arts Studio
YMCA Camp Weona
Buffalo Green Fund (Reforest Buffalo)
Total Year: $20,250

 

Recipient 1998
Horizon Health Services
Durham Memorial AME Zion Church
Sisters Hospital Foundation
Department of Pathology/Children’s Hospital
Millard Fillmore Health Systems/Caring Arms Memorial Garden
Center for Joy, Inc.
Ashford Hollow Foundation
BISON Fund
Buffalo Prep
University of New York Tinnitus Clinic of Hearing and Defness Ct.
Claddaugh Commission
Buffalo Arena Metropolitan Ministries – A Regional Conversation
Total Year: $22,900

 

Recipient 1997
BISON Fund
Heritage Education Program
Cradle Beach Camp
Greater Niagara Frontier Council for Boy Scouts of America
Pediatric Digestion & Motility Disorder Society of Childrens Hospital
Theater of Youth
Child Advocacy Center
Recovering Children’s Foundation, Inc.
The Architectural Awareness Project for Buffalo (UB)
UB Athletic Department
Carnegie arts Center
Buffalo Prep
Total Year: $15,015

 

Recipient 1996
Canisius College Basketball Camp
University of Buffalo Division of Athletics
Everything Elmwood
Alcohol and Drug Dependency Services
The Irish Classical Theatre Company
Erie County Special Olympics
Sea Fever
ECMC Life Line Foundation, Inc.
Studio Arena
Sisters Hospital
Compass House
The Green Fund ( Niagara Square Project)
Total Year: $17,460

 

Recipient 1995
Language Development Program
YMCA Camp Weona
People, Inc.
First Shiloh Baptist Church
Aquarium of Niagara Falls
Buffalo Prep
Telephone Assistance Program
Roswell Park Alliance
Sisters Hospital
Studio Arena
Total Year: $21,000

 

Recipient 1994
The Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center
Cradle Beach Camp
UB/BRF Athletic Scholarship
Canisius High School
Hemophilia Center of Western New York
Shakespeare in the Park
Caring for Tomorrow’s Children
Children’s Hospital Intensive Care Nursery
Sisters Hospital
Total Year: $15,500

 

Recipient 1993
Boys and Girls Club of WNY
Southeast Community Work Center
Special Olympics
St. Mary’s School for the Deaf
YMCA of Greater Buffalo
Total Year: $17,000

 

Recipient 1992
Artpark
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Independent Living Center
Shakespeare in Delaware Park, Inc.
Skating Association of the Blind & Handicapped, Inc.
The Peter & Tommy Fund, Inc.
World University Games
YMCA of Greater Buffalo
Total Year: $22,859

 

Recipient 1991
Bob Lanier Center
Buffalo Columbus Hospital Foundation
Fellowship of the Disabled
Hemophilia Center of Western New York
Hopevale, Inc.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
UB Division I Athletic Scholarship Program
Total Year: $25,500

 

Recipient 1990
Daemen College
Kids Escaping Drugs
Total Year: $2,000

 

Recipient 1989
Excalibur Leisure Skills
Family Christmas Adoption
Friends of the Night People
St. Adalbert’s Response to Love Center
Studio Arena Theater
Toy & Equipment Lending Library
Total Year: $5,800

 

Recipient 1988
Lothlorien Therapeutic Riding Center
WNY Veteran’s Housing Coalition
Total Year: $2,600

 

Recipient 1987
Hospice
Toy & Equipment Lending Library
Total Year: $2,750

 

Recipient 1986
Buffalo Philharmonic
John H. Hunt Memorial Fund for Jazz
United Way
University of Buffalo Foundation
Total Year: $1,625

 

Recipient 1985
Friends of the Philharmonic
Total Year: $12,590

 

Recipient Prior to 1985
Hospice / Ethicare
Kidney Foundation
Total Year: $15,000