Who We Help

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Western New York by donating to 
individuals, families and community programs in honor of our hero, John.
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Ronald McDonald House

Over $217,000 donated to date to help keep families with sick children together and near the care and resources they need. 

Pawsitive for Heroes

Event proceeds will benefit WNY Heroes, Inc. program that provides medically needed service dogs to Veterans. 


Dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals in our community living with Multiple Sclerosis.

Jim Harszlak Foundation

To continue Jim’s spirit of giving by helping individuals, families, and children in need due to unforeseen financial hardships and chronic and life altering illnesses. 

Tom Porteus Jr. Foundation

Sponsors of Memorial Golf Tournament that supports Juvenile Diabetes.

The Little Bakery

Donation made to support the owners in their unselfish endeavors as they continually help people going through difficulties during these unprecedented times.

Feed More WNY

So many more people are now vulnerable to hunger because of the economic impact of Covid-19.  Our donation was made to help those in need during for this critical time

Stock the Freezer 

Donation of 50 meals to Stock The Freezer, an effort that helps support families in need with freshly frozen meals prepared by restaurants within the WNY community. 

Essential Personnel Program

Sponsored meals purchased from a local business and provided to the children of essential employees who are cared for for by the Boys and Girls Club.

Heart Love and Soul

Donated to help this amazing organization feed, clothe and assist members of our community who have fallen on hard times.


Donation to support grassroots efforts to eliminate the loss of life from suicide by delivering innovative prevention programs.

WNY Essential Workers 

Handmade surgical caps, headbands and masks were donated to emergency medical personnel in Buffalo. 

Community Missions of Niagara Frontier

Raised $1115 on  #GivingTuesday and matched $500 for a total donation of $1615 to support the numerous programs they have to support the community.

   NF Memorial Med Center

As a way of saying thank you to our front line healthcare workers, we held a Buy One/Gift One T-Shirt sale that allowed us to donate 175 T-Shirts to the staff in 7 essential departments. 

Care-n-Share Food Pantry

Donation of non-perishable food to the Ransomville walk-in food pantry, operated by Inter-Community Services.

716 Little Food Pantry

Our "We Miss Sports" fundraiser allowed us to donate non-perishable foods and personal items to 6 food pantries in Niagara Falls, Lockport, Ransomville, Town of Niagara, Olcott and Lewiston.

Raffle Proceed Recipients

One of the hottest raffle items at our annual memorial golf tournament is a wheelbarrow of premium liquor.  

Each year, we dedicate the proceeds for this raffle item to a family or an individual in need.  

Annual Wheelbarrow of Booze

2020 proceeds will be awarded to Bridgette Warner, who has been battling kidney disease since birth.  A number of setbacks in her health have caused major financial strain.  

2019 proceeds awarded to Valerie Marotta to support her battle with liver cancer.  Her strength and incredible spirit continue to inspire us all to go above and beyond; not only for her, but for all of us to do more to help those in need.  

2018 proceeds awarded to 3 individual families experiencing 

challenging times.   

2017 proceeds given to Nina Halloway to support her battle with breast cancer. 

2016 proceeds given to Nathan Brundage and Brundy's Brigade to support Nate in his battle with brain cancer for the second time. Nate's legacy lives on through all of us that were lucky enough to know him.                                                                                                                   

2015 proceeds given to the Ronald McDonald House. 

2014 proceeds given to Kristine Pike as she recovered from a major stroke.