Habitat for Humanity Buffalo donates 20,000 masks to Kaleida Health

The shortage of medical equipment, including face masks, is a global problem. Local hospitals and physicians have been reaching out to the community for help. Today, they got some. Habitat for Humanity Buffalo has donated 20,000 face masks to Kaleida Health. They posted photos on Facebook, along with photos. “It’s more important than ever to […]

Family & friends ask for prayers for “Italian-American” man of the year as he undergoes 2nd liver transplant in days

Carmen Palma needs our prayers.  Palma is the President and CEO of the Buffalo Italian Festival, and dear friend of the Italian-American Police & Federation of Italian-Societies of WNY. Just last October, the businessman was honored as the Italian American Man of the Year by Western New York’s Italian-American Community. Palma was diagnosed with liver […]

Blood drives across the country canceled, leaving blood supplies very limited.

Across the United States, we have seen more than 4,000 blood drives canceled, resulting in some 130,000 fewer blood donations due to coronavirus concerns. ConnectLife is the primary supplier of blood products to Oishei Children’s Hospital, Buffalo General Medical Center, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Degraff Memorial Hospital, ECMC, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Eastern Niagara […]

Group showing ‘Buffalo Resilience’ – hoping to make a difference

Everyone seems to be pulling together to help those in need – and some folks are working to help our doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists and other medical staffers on the front line. A Facebook group called – #Buffalo Resilience has Western New Yorkers coming together – with the same goal. Phil Mc Namara, who started […]