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Franklinville CSD Awarded $1,000

July 26, 2018 by Heather Milone in Latest News

July 26, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $1,000 to enable 50 seventh grade students to participate in programs selected to complement the 7th Grade English curriculum. These programs place special emphasis on the relationship between STEM concepts and the arts (STEAM).

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

Town of Orchard Park Awarded $100K

July 24, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Orchard Park was awarded $100,575 for renovations to the Town/Village animal shelter to provide a safer, healthier environment for stray dogs.

This funding was secured through the New York State Companion Animal Capital Fund.

Beverly Animal Shelter Awarded $165K

July 12, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Beverly Animal Shelter was awarded $165,750 to build a new dog kennel with ten indoor/outdoor dog runs.

This funding was secured through the New York State Companion Animal Capital Fund.

Henrietta Fire District Awarded $125K

July 11, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Henrietta Fire District was awarded $125,000 for facility upgrades to their Dispatch Center.

This funding was secured through the State and Municipal Facilities Program.

Buffalo Public Schools/City of Buffalo Awarded $500K

July 9, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Buffalo Public Schools/City of Buffalo was awarded $500,000 for the planning/design of facility upgrades which will enhance access to Buffalo’s recreational and athletic opportunities.

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

Village of Orchard Park Awarded $23K

June 1, 2018 by Heather Milone in Latest News

June 1, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Village of Orchard Park was awarded $23,250 toward the purchase of residential recycling carts.

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

$293,956 in NYS Archives Awards

May 25, 2018

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:

Village of Brockport  ~  $74,324 for shared digitization of records with the Town of Sweden;

 Village of Lancaster  ~  $30,713 for digitization of maps;

 Town of Macedon  ~  $50,545 to create NYSA approved records storage room – move records;

 Town of Orchard Park  ~  $73,711 for inventory of inactive records;

 Town of Somers  ~  $18,850 for document conversion;

 Town of Spring Valley  ~  $18,633 for digitization of records;

 Town of Whitestown  ~  $27,180 for inventory of records.                                                                       

 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.

Town of Orchard Park Awarded $75K

May 21, 2018 by Heather Milone in Latest News

May 21, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Town of Orchard Park was awarded $75,000 for new playground equipment at Orchard Meadows Park.

This funding was secured through the State and Municipal Facilities Program.

Medaille College Awarded $25K

May 18, 2018 by Heather Milone in Latest News

May 18, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Medaille College was awarded $25,000 in support of their Summer Scholars Program.

This funding was secured through the First Niagara Foundation.

Buffalo Religious Arts Center Awarded $100K

May 16, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Buffalo Religious Arts Center was awarded $100,000 to continue with their stained glass window cover replacement project.

This funding was secured through the Community Capital Assistance Program.