Volunteering

Bills staff help clean up South Buffalo park

May 30, 2014
Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO

The Buffalo Bills staff took part in a day of service at Cazenovia Park Friday. This is the second year the Bills crew volunteered their time in the community.

Erie County kicks off National Volunteer Week

Apr 8, 2014
Peter Anderson / Press Secretary, Office of the Erie County Executive

The 40th annual National Volunteer Week is now underway. The celebration honors individuals and organizations dedicated to giving back to the community.

Volunteers give back for 9/11 National Day of Service

Sep 11, 2013
Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO News

Thousands of volunteers across the country are remembering September 11, 2001 with acts of service. More than 240 people in Buffalo are doing work at Delaware Park, the Little Portion Friary, and the Peter Young Housing Altamont Program for the 9/11 National Day of Service.

www.sbu.edu

Tuesday is National Philanthropy Day.  But at St. Bonaventure University, students are encouraged to give something back every day.  As WBFO's Mark Scott reports, such giving is part of the Franciscan tradition that dates back to the days of St. Francis of Assisi.