ROC Ripples — 1.9.17

Watch our new PSA: A special thank you to Noah Cosimano-White and McCandless Marketing and Media for their hard work and support. *** Kelly is a young mom dedicated to giving her family a better life.  She works 4 jobs and has partnered with the ROC to provide her family with the tools they […]

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Rural Outreach Center serves multiple families during holiday season

The Rural Outreach Center (ROC), an East Aurora-based nonprofit organization dedicated to ending rural poverty in southern Erie County and surrounding areas and assisting, empowering and elevating individuals to self-sufficiency, assisted numerous local families throughout the holiday season. “The Rural Outreach Center invited 51 families and over 90 children to receive donated gifts for Christmas,” […]

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The ROC on WNY Living

Did you catch our segment on WNY Living on Dec. 26? If not, here’s the link:  

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Legislator Lorigo announces $7,000 for the Rural Outreach Center

Erie County Legislator Joseph C. Lorigo announced that the Legislature has supported his request to allocate $7,000 for the Rural Outreach Center in the 2017 Erie County budget. The Legislature approved the request at their annual budget meeting to support the center’s efforts to combat rural poverty and help residents through various services.  “I thought […]

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ROC receives grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities

McDonald’s franchise owner Joe Ferrino, left, recently presented a check for $3,500 on behalf of Ronald McDonald House Charities of WNY to Frank Cerny, executive director of the Rural Outreach Center (ROC) in East Aurora. The funds will support the ROC’s outreach to and support of children, including the play therapy, winter readiness and back-to-school […]

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Rural Outreach Center seeks sponsors to adopt needy families this holiday season

The Rural Outreach Center (ROC) in East Aurora hopes to spread some holiday spirit this Christmas season by asking local individuals, families, businesses and organizations to “adopt” a deserving family and help make their holidays a little brighter. “This Christmas season we anticipate assisting 12 to 15 families who are actively pursuing their goals toward […]

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