J. O'Connell & Associates

Grants Awarded

Town of Whitestown Awarded $186K

June 6, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Whitestown was awarded $186,200 for replacement of two packer trucks used in their green waste recycling program.

This funding was secured through NYS Department of Environmental Conservation – Municipal Waste Reduction and Recycling (MWRR) Program.

 

$128,858 in NYS Archives Awards

June 5, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the following clients received grant funding through the New York State Archives – Local Government Records Management Improvement Fund (LGRMIF) Program:

Town of Orchard Park  ~  $61,240  for records inventory and minor remodeling;

Franklinville CSD  ~  $42,516  implementation of document conversion and access project;

Town of East Bloomfield  ~  $25,102  reorganization of records into fire resistant cabinets.       

The New York State Archives offers grant awards to support, promote and recognize sound archival and records management practices, as well as, to encourage creative and valuable uses of archival records.

Medaille College Awarded $1.2 M

May 31, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Medaille College was awarded a $1.2 Million Upward Bound Math Science Grant paid out at $257,500 per year for five years. Upward Bound is designed to assist high school students from low-income families and from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor’s degree in completing their secondary education and enrolling in and graduating from institutions of postsecondary education.

This funding was secured through the United States Department of Education.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $16K

May 30, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

May 30, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville Central School District was awarded $16,000 in support of their After School Recreational Programing.  Programs allow Pre-K to 8th grade students the opportunity to receive tutoring, increase their physical fitness levels, and engage socially with peers by playing a variety of team sports.

This funding was secured through the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $2.5K

May 30, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

May 30, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville Central School District was awarded $2,500 to allow 7th grade technology students the opportunity to attend off site programs relating to their STEM-based technology class.

This funding was secured through the Arts Partners for Learning in WNY.

Village of Brockport Awarded $11K

May 9, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Village of Brockport was awarded $11,995.56 to install a clean energy recharging station.

This funding was secured through NYS Department of Environmental Conservation – Zero Emissions Infrastructure Program.

 

Village of Albion Awarded $2.5K

April 24, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

April 24, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Village of Albion was awarded $2,500 for a Unified Solar Permit.

This funding was secured through NYSERDA – Cleaner, Greener Communities Program.

Village of Brockport Awarded $500

March 28, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

March 28, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Brockport was awarded $500 in support of “Low Bridge, High Water: A Canal Opening Celebration.”

This funding was secured through the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor – 2017 Event and Festival Sponsorship Program.

Town of Macedon Awarded $500

March 28, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

March 28, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Macedon was awarded $500 in support of their planned, ‘Erie Canal Family Fun Day at Lock 30’, festival.

This funding was secured through the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor – 2017 Event and Festival Sponsorship Program.

Village of Spring Valley Receives Recycling Bins

March 23, 2017 by Heather Milone in Grants Awarded

March 23, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Spring Valley received 25 recycling bins to be placed throughout village parks.

This funding was secured through the Dr. Pepper Snapple/Keep America Beautiful – Park Recycling Grant Program.