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Partnerships in Action

At BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, our mission is to enhance the lives of others. As part of our mission, we support organizations that promote physical health, community health, and our regions’ health. Our employees also raise and donate several hundred thousand dollars each year and volunteer in the communities we serve. 

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Albright-Knox Art Gallery

The Albright-Knox's Education and Community Engagement team initiates and manages a wide range of public programs, including art classes, tours, concerts, and...

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Alzheimer's Association of Western New York

To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through...

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American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is on a mission to free the world from cancer. The organization funds and conducts research, shares expert information, supports patients, and spreads the word about prevention...

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American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association's Buffalo office is committed to educating the public about how to stop diabetes and support those living with the disease...

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Buffalo Niagara Partnership

The Buffalo Niagara Partnership is a privately-funded, economic development organization and the largest chamber of commerce in Western New York. The Partnership grows private investment and jobs in Buffalo Niagara...

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Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

The Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy is the first nonprofit organization in the nation to manage and operate an entire historic urban park system that consists of 850 acres of beautifully designed parks, parkways and circles. More than 1 million people use Buffalo’s award-winning Olmsted Park System...

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Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Pops Season

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Society, Inc. provides a resident, professional, major symphony orchestra of artistic excellence and integrity to enrich the quality of life in Western New York through the presentation of live symphonic music and other musical events...

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Buffalo Prep

The mission of Buffalo Prep is to provide access and preparation for talented, underrepresented youth to achieve success in college prepatory high schools and higher education...

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Buffalo Zoo

The Buffalo Zoo promotes wildlife conservation through close-up animal encounters, engaging educational experiences, and participation in regional and international programs for endangered species...

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Canopy of Neighbors

Canopy of Neighbors is a community of seniors organized to provide mutual support to each other as they maintain an active lifestyle...

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Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Buffalo is a Catholic sponsored human service agency serving anyone in need in WNY. They advocate for those in need, particularly the poor and most vulnerable...

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Darwin Martin House

Frank Llyod Wright's Darwin Martin House Complex preserves, interprets, and promotes a world-class master-piece built for Wright's significant patron and friend...

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Evergreen Health

Evergreen Health fosters healthy communities by providing medical, supportive, and behavioral services to individuals and families in WNY; especially those living with chronic illness or who are underserved by the health care system...

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Food Bank of WNY

The Food Bank of WNY works to feed those in need by acting as a bridge between available food and its member agencies. The Food Bank also operates several programs that fight hunger...

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Garden Walk Buffalo

The Garden Walk (Gardens Buffalo Niagara) is a nonprofit group made up of some of the area's greatest gardening community, who love to show it off...

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Girls on the Run of Buffalo 

Girls on the Run inspires young girls to be joyful, healthy and confident by using a fun, experienced-based curriculum which creatively integrates running...

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Hospice Foundation of Western New York

Hospice is here to serve individuals in our community who suffer from serious illness as well as support their families and caregivers...

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Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo (JCC)

The mission of the JCC is to build and strengthen the Jewish and Western New York communities by providing recreational, educational, cultural and social programs and services...

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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is the leading global organization funding Type I Diabetes (T1D) research. Its strength lies in its exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D...

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Leadership Buffalo

Leadership Buffalo's mission is to make Buffalo better. It unites leaders from diverse backgrounds and increases their knowledge of community issues, broadening their vision and enhancing their ability to lead...

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March of Dimes

Prematurity is the leading killer of babies in the United States. The March of Dimes works to help mothers have a full-term pregnancy and deliver healthy babies...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Park

The park's most significant feature is the 5 acre wading pool that attracts thousands of people from the region...

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National Federation of Just Communities of WNY

The NFJC dedicates itself to the mission of overcoming racism, bias, and bigotry by building a just and inclusive community through education, advocacy, and engagement...

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Parkinson's Foundation Western New York

The mission of the National Parkinson Foundation of WNY is to improve the quality of life for the Parkinson's community throughout Western New York, providing support in various ways as questions and challenges arise...

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Say Yes Buffalo

Say Yes Buffalo works to strengthen the WNY economy by investing in the education of Buffalo's future workforce. Its vision is that every student can graduate high school and college when given the proper supports, resources, and opportunities...

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SPCA

The mission of the SPCA is to create a caring and kind community that encourages fair and humane treatment of all living creatures. The SPCA addresses the current state of animals in our community, rescues and shelters animals in need...

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The Summit Center

Summit Educational Resources helps children and families in Buffalo and throughout WNY by providing behavioral therapy, Autism therapy, and many other programs and services...

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Susan G. Komen ® Upstate New York

From outreach and education about risk factors and early detection of breast cancer, to support and information for all those affected by the disease, the organization empowers and engages the community...

United Way of Buffalo & Erie County

The United Way brings people, organizations, and resources together to improve community well-being. The United Way believes every person in our community has the opportunity to enjoy the highest possible quality of life...

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Variety — the Children's Charity of Buffalo & WNY

The mission of the organization is to transform, uplift, and enrich the lives of sick, disabled, and disadvantaged children in Western New York...

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WNY Women's Foundation

The mission of the WNY Women's Foundation is to remove barriers and provide opportunities for women and girls to become self-sufficient. When women and girls are secure, entire communities are stronger...

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WNED | WBFO Buffalo-Toronto 

WNED | WBFO Buffalo-Toronto provides entertainment, enrichment and engagement through television, radio, digital media, and educational services...