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Franklinville CSD Awarded $2K

April 1, 2019 by Heather Milone in Latest News

April 1, 2019

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $2,000 to purchase two high-tunnel Weatherguard Roundtop greenhouses.

This funding was secured through the Whole Kids Foundation – School Garden Grant program.

Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD Awarded $500

April 1, 2019 by Heather Milone in Latest News

April 1, 2019

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD was awarded $500 to purchase vegetable and flower seeds to cultivate a “Literacy Garden”. The mission of this project is to literally “plant the seeds” of garden knowledge for the next generation while encouraging literacy skills at the same time.

This funding was secured through the Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and Kids Gardening – Scotts Gro More Gardens Grant.

Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD Awarded $2K

March 1, 2019 by Heather Milone in Latest News

March 1, 2019

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD was awarded $2,089 to purchase Lego® Education WeDo kits to be used in elementary STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) classes, extracurricular elementary robotics classes and middle school Lego League club and competitions.

This funding was secured through Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant Program.

Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD Awarded $1,500

January 24, 2019 by Heather Milone in Latest News

January 24, 2019

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Cattaraugus-Little Valley CSD was awarded $1,500 to establish an active bee hive for educational study on the importance of the honey bee in our ecosystem.

This funding was secured through the Whole Kids Foundation – Bee Cause Project.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $4K

January 9, 2019 by Heather Milone in Latest News

January 9, 2019

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $4,633 to purchase a 3-D printer for their STEAM Lab.

This funding was secured through Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant Program.

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.

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.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $4K

March 16, 2018 by Heather Milone in Latest News

March 18, 2018

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville Central School District was awarded $4,200 to purchase 4 – VEX EDR Robotics for a new Special Effects Course starting this Fall.

This funding was secured through the Toshiba America Foundation – Math/Science Grants Grades 6-12.

Medaille College Awarded $1.2 Million

October 4, 2017

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services Medaille College was awarded a $1,287,500 Upward Bound Math Science Grant paid out at $257,500 per year for five years. This program will provide eligible high school students access to hands-on learning activities, faculty researchers and laboratory space; as well as, exposure to and experience with a variety of well-paying local jobs in the medical and scientific fields. The Upward Bound Program, containing a comprehensive range of academic services, is designed to improve academic achievement, retention and graduation.

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

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 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.