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ROC Ripples – 8.6.18

Remember how special it felt to begin a new school year — a fresh start, new clothes and shoes, maybe a new haircut, too. And then there were all the new school supplies — ripping open the packaging and arranging them neatly in your new backpack for the first day of school. For our ROC […]

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Rural Outreach Center seeks full-time social worker

Job Description Organization Name: Rural Outreach Center (ROC) Organization Description: Social/Community Outreach Website: http://theroc.co  Job Title: Social Worker  Hours: Flexible, full-time, some evening hours and some flexibility in hours Salary: Based on level of experience Location: East Aurora/southern Erie County, Cattaraugus County  Preferred Education: BSW with experience or MSW Benefits: Health insurance stipend Job Description: The […]

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ROC Ripples – 7.9.18

Marco. Polo! Tag, you’re it! Remember when you were a kid and couldn’t wait until school let out for summer vacation? Jumping in a pool to play the Marco Polo game or playing t-ball or soccer in the sun? Those lazy hazy days of going to get an ice cream cone after a long day […]

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Rural Outreach Center receives grant to fund play therapy program

The Rural Outreach Center (ROC), an East Aurora-based nonprofit agency that directs participants on a path toward self-sufficiency through a number of specialized programs, has received a $20,000 grant from the Garman Family Foundation administered by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. The grant will fund Play Therapy & More, a program that supports children […]

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ROC Ripples — 6.11.18

You wished on a star! And this month your wish came true.  Do you know your gifts helped start a new children’s program at ROC? THANK YOU! Your support made Kids’ Ticket to ROC possible. Kids’ Ticket to ROC provides support so children can go to extracurricular activities like dance, karate, riding lessons and lacrosse, among others, […]

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ROC Ripples — 5.18.18

Sometimes the ripples turn into tsunamis — read below! Please take a moment to adjust your own cap and gown, because due to your generosity one member of the ROC family has just graduated from college. THANK YOU! Your support of ROC made it all possible, so let’s take a moment to celebrate. Darryl first […]

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