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Summer Events: Avoiding Heat Stroke

Summer Events: Avoiding Heat Stroke
Heat Stroke: Symptoms and Treatment  This article is not intended to, nor does it offer or is it intended to be a substitute for emergency medical advice. In the case of medical emergency, secure the scene immediately and call for emergency medical assistance.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention heat stroke is the most serious form of heat related injury and is considered a bona-fide medical emergency. If you suspect that someone is having an episode of heat s also known as sunstroke -- call 911 immediately and give first aid until paramedics arrive. Heat stroke can kill or cause damage to brain tissue and other internal organs.

NOCO Express stores raise $20,000 for United Way

NOCO Express stores raise $20,000 for United Way
NOCO Express stores, its customers, and employees raised $20,000 to support the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County and several other United Ways in the region. Throughout the month of June, donations of $1, $3 or $5 were collected at all 36 NOCO Express stores through a paper t-shirt pin up campaign.  

 

“In only two years of conducting a month-long in-store campaign, our customers have generously donated more than $32,000 to support United Way programs and organizations right here in the Western New York community,” Jim DeFilippis, vice president and general manager, NOCO Express.

 

"NOCO is a wonderful community partner," said Michael Weiner, United Way president and CEO. "We are grateful not only to the company for their commitment to our community, but to their customers who once again stepped up and made a difference this year through their generosity."