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2017 Donors

$25,000 or more
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

$10,000 to $24,999
Union of University Professors
Interlaken Foundation
Robert and Patricia Colby Foundation

$5,000 – $9,999
The Cameron & Jane Baird Foundation
Better Buffalo Fund
Richard Ravitch Foundation
Try-It Distributing Inc.
Carlos and Elizabeth Heath Foundation
Mulroy Family Foundation

$1,000 – $4,999
Bruce Baird
Colucci & Gallaher P.C.
Terrance Connors LLP
Confer Plastics
Gary Coscia
James Houck and Lucy Campbell
David Cay Johnston
McGuire Development
M&T Charitable Foundation
Thomas M. Reynolds
Rigidized Metals
R&P Oak Hill Development
William Samuels
David and Karen Sorce
Steven J. Weiss LLP

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ
The Outlyers
Sportsmen’s Tavern

2016 Donors

$25,000 or more
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Ravi Sarma
Margaret L. Wendt Foundation

$10,000 to $24,999
Robert and Patricia Colby Foundation

$5,000 – $9,999
Better Buffalo Fund
The Cameron & Jane Baird Foundation
Hamister Group
Carlos and Elizabeth Heath Foundation
M&T Charitable Foundation
Mulroy Family Foundation
Savarino Companies
The Sara and Bob Skerker Fund
Try-It Distributing Inc.
Steven J. Weiss LLP

$1,000 – $4,999
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Bruce Baird
Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner LLP
Steven Cohen LLP
Confer Plastics
Terrance Connors LLP
Peter and Ilene Fleishmann
Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies
James and Sandra Heaney
Patrick Hotung
David Cay Johnston
Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP
Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLP
James Militello
National Grid
Steven Polowitz and Candace Caprow
NOCO Energy
Rigidized Metals
R&P Oak Hill Development
Thomas M. Reynolds
P. Nicholas and Marcia Roth
Maria Scrivani and John Lipsitz
Snyder Corp.
St. Bonaventure University
Talking Leaves … Books
Taylor Devices Inc.
Tom and Gretchen Toles
WGRZ, 2 On Your Side

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
J. Fitzgerald Group
Millington Lockwood Business Interiors
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ

2015 Donors

$25,000 or more
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

$10,000 or more

Robert and Patricia Colby Foundation
Institute for Nonprofit News
The Sara and Bob Skerker Fund

$5,000 – $9,999

Bernhardi Law Offices
Better Buffalo Fund
Carlos and Elizabeth Heath Foundation
Mulroy Family Foundation
Open Buffalo
The Cameron & Jane Baird Foundation
Try-It Distributing Company Inc.

$1,000 – $4,999

Bruce Baird
Chur Family Foundation
Confer Plastics Inc.
Connors & Vilardo, LLP
Peter and Ilene Fleishmann
Hamister Group
David Cay Johnston
M&T Charitable Foundation
Hodgson Russ, LLP
R&P Oak Hill
Talking Leaves … Books
Taylor Devices Inc.
Jeffrey Williams

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ
Outlyers

2014 Donors

$10,000 – $49,999

The Baird Foundation
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Open Buffalo
The Sara and Bob Skerker Fund

$5,000 – $9,999

Bernhardi & Lukasik Law Offices
Better Buffalo Fund
LP Ciminelli Inc.
Try-It Distributing Company Inc.

$1,000 – $4,999

Bruce C. Baird
Steven M. Cohen
Peter and Ilene Fleishmann
Flying Bison Brewing Co.
Hamister Group Inc.
Hodgson Russ, LLP
Investigative News Network
David Cay Johnston
Kheops Architecture, Engineering & Survey DPC
Philip Kiefer
Laura K. Lutcha
M&T Charitable Foundation
Rigidized Metals
Savarino Companies
Schroeder, Braxton & Vogt
Talking Leaves … Books
Taylor Devices Inc.
Steven J. Weiss
Jeffrey Williams

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ
Outlyers

2013 Donors

$10,000 – $49,999

Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

$5,000 – $9,999

LP Ciminelli, Inc.
Try-It Distributing Company Inc.

$1,000 – $4,999

Mark Hamister
Richard Schroeder

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ

2012 Donors

$50,000+

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Margaret L. Wendt Foundation

$10,000 – $49,999

Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
The Sara and Bob Skerker Fund

$5,000 – $9,999

Better Buffalo Fund

$1,000 – $4,999

Lawrence Quinn Fund
LP Ciminelli Inc.
Millington Lockwood Business Interiors

Significant in-kind contributions
Joseph M. Finnerty, ESQ
Steven H. Polowitz, ESQ