Join us for Our Gala Celebration Event

Celebrating the impact of mentoring in our community!

A BIG THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR GALA CELEBRATION EVENT!

This year’s Gala Celebration raised over $200,000 to help ignite the power and promise of local children through mentoring!

BBBS Gala Celebration Event - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

Saturday, November 16, 2024
The Powerhouse
140 Lee Street
Buffalo, NY 14210

Cocktails & Auctions: 5:00 p.m.
Dinner & Program: 7:00 p.m.

Click here to view the 2019 BBBS Gala Photo Gallery

Celebrating This Year’s Honorees

12th Annual Robert F. Moss Distinguished Service Award:
Michael Weiner

11th Annual Stephen C. Moss Corporate Citizenship Award:
East Side Machine

Thomas Hore & Josephine Santoro Hore
Bigs of the Year:

Big Sister Darcy Hendershott & Big Brother Tim Silverstein

Russell J. Salvatore Scholarship Recipient:
Little Brother Noah Robinson

Become a Sponsor

Download our Sponsorship form to learn more about how to be part of the Celebration!

For more information, contact:

Kara L. (Hite) Cantrell
Director of Development & Community Relations
Phone: (716) 873-5833 ext. 245
Email: Kara.Cantrell@bbbsenst.org

A Big Thank You to Our 2023 Corporate Partners!

A Big Thanks to our Corporate Partners listed below for generously standing with us to continue to ignite the power and promise of youth this year!

Presenting Sponsor

PCB Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Presenting Sponsor

The Moss Family - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Igniting Potential Sponsor

East Side Machine - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Empowering Potential Sponsor

Orville's Home Appliances - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Empowering Potential Sponsor

Sinatra Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Empowering Potential Sponsor

Richs - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Mobile Bidding Sponsor

Russells Steaks Chops and More - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Defending Potential Sponsor

National Grid Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Defending Potential Sponsor

Waterford Advisors LLC - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Defending Potential Sponsor

EightXEight - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Defending Potential Sponsor

Faster Way - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Defending Potential Sponsor

Global Precision Products - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Defending Potential Sponsor

Chaimpou Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

After Party Sponsor

Trusted Gives - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Carapult - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Bank of America - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Match Maker Sponsor

Harter Secrest & Emery LLP - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Highmark BCBS Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Stark Technologies - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Buffalo Veterinary Group - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Eastman Foundation - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

TMP Technologies, Inc - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

MPL Incorporated - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Mills Jewelers - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

ARP Materials - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Celebration Supporter

Sahlen Packing Company - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Kapanel Wealth Partners - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier - KeyBank-Logo

Celebration Supporter

Robert Half Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

MOD Pac - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Summer Street Capital Partners - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Uniland Development - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Phillips Lytle Logo - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Gelia - ig Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Irish Companies - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Match Maker Sponsor

Celebration Supporter

Celebration Supporter

Celebration Supporter

MOD Pac - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Summer Street Capital Partners - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

Celebration Supporter

Bartsch Auto Service - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Celebration Supporter

O'Bannon & Davis Inc - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Celebration Supporter

ARP Materials - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern

Celebration Supporter

Gelia - ig Brothers Big Sisters of Erie Niagara and the Southern Tier

Wine Sponsor

Miller Strategic Advisory Groups - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier

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