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7th Annual BBQ & Blues Bash Announced!

7th Annual BBQ & Blues Bash to benefit the Gateway-Longview Foundation features All-Star Buffalo Lineup! Lauren Hall and DJ Jickster to Emcee the Queen City’s Premier Blues Event Buffalo, NY – Gateway-Longview Foundation and Buffalo Iron Works announce the 7th Annual BBQ & Blues Bash on Friday, June 19, 2015 from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

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The Spring Family Album is out!

If you didn’t get one in your mailbox, please click here to join our mailing list. In the Spring 2015 edition, you will find: –  Reflection from CEO Carolyne DeFranco on 125 years of service to children & families –  From Home Finder to Foster Parent – Living the Mission every day –  Life After Foster Care – a Spotlight

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Community Support Improves IT Infrastructure

Thanks to generous grants from the John R. Oishei Foundation and The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation, Gateway-Longview is elated to be closing out the final phases of our 2013 Technology Initiative, completing the installation of seven new virtualized Microsoft 2012 servers, a critically important upgrade from the 2003 technology that had more than

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Volunteers from Cradle Beach Donate Care Packages for Foster Children

When children are removed from unsafe homes and placed into foster care, they often have little more than the clothes on their back and a plastic bag with a few of their most prized possessions. Thanks to a generous donation, that will no longer be a problem at Gateway-Longview. Members of Cradle Beach’s Project SOAR

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Holiday Happenings

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! All over the agency, our children and families are celebrating the joy of the Christmas season. Here are some of the highlights: Over 1,500 presents were collected and delivered to our needy children and families through our Adopt-an-Angel campaign. Thanks to the 70+ businesses, churches, community groups,

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Pumpkin Run 5K Raises Over $30,000 for Gateway-Longview

We are thrilled to announce that the 6th Annual Pumpkin Run 5K and Family-Fun Walk raised over $30,000 for the children and families of Gateway-Longview. Thank you to over 400 runners & walkers and more than 40 corporate sponsors and partners for making the event a huge success! On Saturday, October 18, the USATF-certified race

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Save the Date! Pumpkin Run 5K is Oct. 18

The 6th annual Pumpkin Run is a Halloween-themed 5K race and family fun walk that attracts more than 400 participants each year – many in costume! The USATF-certified course begins in the Tops/National Fuel Parking lot at Main and Spindrift in Williamsville, a family-friendly post-race party follows across the street at Gateway-Longview. The party features

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Gateway-Longview Announces 2014-2015 Board of Directors

Gateway-Longview, Inc.  and the Gateway Longview Foundation announce the newest members of their 2014-2015 Board of Directors. Gateway-Longview, Inc.: The following individuals were elected new members of the Gateway-Longview, Inc. Board of Directors for the 2014-2015 term: Samuel Bodapaty – Indus1, Inc. John A. Camardo III – The Chapel at CrossPoint Karen Lazik – People,

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BBQ & Blues Bash Rocks the Cobblestone District

Bash kicks off summer for 1,400 blues fans! On Friday, June 20, we ushered in summer on the streets of the historic Cobblestone District at the 6th annual BBQ & Blues Bash. International blues stars Popa Chubby and Joanne Shaw Taylor lit up the stage in front of crowds from as far as Southern Ontario and even Las

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