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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.

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.

Pioneer CSD Awarded $9,737

October 11, 2016 by Heather Milone in Latest News

October 1, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Pioneer Central School District was awarded $9,737 to purchase a laser engraver to be used by the Pioneer Vex Technology Club.

This funding was secured through the Best Buy Foundation Community Grant Program.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $4,890

September 27, 2016 by Heather Milone in Latest News

September 22, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville Central School District was awarded $4,890 to purchase LEGO Mindset Robotic Sets for use by the Lego Innovation Club.

This funding was secured through the Best Buy Foundation Community Grant Program.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $3K

September 1, 2016 by Heather Milone in Latest News

September 1, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $3,566 to purchase ‘Engage Literacy’ level texts for students qualifying for reading intervention services.

This funding was secured through the Dollar General Youth Literacy Program.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $2K

March 10, 2016 by Heather Milone in Latest News

March 10, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $2,750 to purchase a 3D printer to expand their Makers Design Lab Program. This program is a series of hands-on design and manufacturing classes intended to promote STEM learning, career exploration and teamwork.

This funding was secured through Nation Grid.

Pioneer CSD Awarded two $500 Grants

February 1, 2016 by Heather Milone in Latest News

February 1, 2016

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Pioneer CSD was awarded two $500 School Garden grants for Delevan and Arcade Elementary Schools.

This funding was secured through the Tractor Supply Company.

Franklinville CSD Awarded $17K

December 28, 2015 by Heather Milone in Latest News

December 28, 2015

J. O’Connell & Associates, Inc. is pleased to announce that through our services the Franklinville CSD was awarded $17,680 to purchase two new food processors to be used at the middle and high schools buildings; allowing them to increase the availability of fresh fruits, vegetables and other healthy food options.

This funding was secured through the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Equipment Assistance Grant.