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NOCO Express stores raise more than $12,000 for United Way

NOCO Express stores raise more than $12,000 for United Way
Customers and employees from NOCO Express Stores recently donated a total of $12,213 to support the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County and several other United Ways in the region. Throughout the month of May, donations of $1, $3 or $5 were collected at all 35 NOCO Express Stores through a paper t-shirt pin up campaign.

 

“This was the first month-long United Way campaign conducted at our NOCO Express Stores and our customers and associates gave generously,” said Michael Newman, executive vice president. “As a family-owned and locally operated company, we are committed to supporting organizations like the United Way in assisting those in need throughout Western New York.”

 

Why Not Make Your Next Trip a Volunteer Vacation?

Why Not Make Your Next Trip a Volunteer Vacation?

Is your idea of a perfect vacation spending time alone on a beach with a good book? Or would you prefer a more active vacation where you are part of a group, constantly challenging yourself, and using your talents and skills to help others? If the latter sounds more appealing, then a volunteer vacation might be right for you.

Why take a volunteer vacation?

Having the chance to give back, meet new people, form friendships, and immerse yourself in a different culture are some of the top reasons to take a volunteer vacation. And no matter why and where you choose to travel, you'll have experiences that are not available to the average tourist.

Toronto: Toronto's annual CIMA Mayor's Trophy cricket tournament a success

Toronto: Toronto's annual CIMA Mayor's Trophy cricket tournament a success

The Toronto Transit Commission team won the CIMA Mayor's Trophy for 2014 in an exciting match Saturday with the Toronto Police Services team.

Toronto: City of Toronto to name playground in honour of writer Dennis Lee

Toronto: City of Toronto to name playground in honour of writer Dennis Lee

Councillor Paula Fletcher (Ward 30 Toronto-Danforth), Chair of the Toronto and East York Community Council, and City of Toronto staff will join members of the community to name a playground in honour of Toronto writer Dennis Lee with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. 

Date: Tuesday, June 24
Time: 5 to 6 p.m., remarks 5 p.m.
Location: Vermont Square Park, 819 Palmerston Ave.

NOCO donates gasoline cards to Ride for Roswell

NOCO donates gasoline cards to Ride for Roswell
NOCO will show its support for the 2014 Ride for Roswell by donating $1,250 worth of gas cards for the many vehicles used in the fundraiser’s 250 miles of routes throughout Western New York.  NOCO is donating fifty $25-dollar gas cards to assist with the fundraiser’s fuel costs for deliveries of supplies and materials at volunteer stations along the ride route.

 

“NOCO is proud to make an impact on one of Western New York’s largest fundraisers in the fight against cancer,” Michael F. Newman, executive vice president, NOCO. “For years, our company has strongly supported the work of Roswell Park in our community and its mission to eradicate cancer throughout Western New York and beyond.”

 

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