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Board Member Spotlight: Meet Beth Simons!

Board Member Spotlight: Meet Beth Simons!

Beth Simons is a valued foundation board member at Aspire of WNY, having joined in September. She brings with her years of industry experience and a strong background in nonprofit management. Previously, Beth managed the foundation for the Arc of Erie County and...

Sheri Ellis Celebrates 18 Years with Aspire of WNY!

Sheri Ellis Celebrates 18 Years with Aspire of WNY!

  In July 2024, Sheri Ellis will celebrate an exciting milestone—18 years with Aspire of WNY!! As a Data Management Specialist, Sheri's role extends beyond managing data; her contributions and impact have touched the hearts of many here at our agency. Sheri began...

Frat House, or Aspire of WNY Group Home? Introducing High Park!

Frat House, or Aspire of WNY Group Home? Introducing High Park!

  Frat house, or Aspire of WNY group home? Seven years ago, the Buffalo News published a segment featuring a group of guys who receive services from Aspire of WNY living together in a shared house. Fast-forward to today and the same group of guys still enjoy life...

WOW!! Aspire of WNY Honors 2024 World of Work (WOW) Program Graduates!

WOW!! Aspire of WNY Honors 2024 World of Work (WOW) Program Graduates!

Celebrating new skills and endless possibilities, high school students supported by Aspire of WNY who are enrolled in the World of Work (WOW) program gathered at Ilio DiPaolo’s Restaurant and Banquet Facility on the morning of June 6th to celebrate their graduation....