Since 2004, the Buffalo Sabres Foundation has made numerous grants, totaling over $200,000, to worthwhile western New York organizations.
These included a $100,000 gift to Buffalo's Women's and Children's Hospital in 2005 and, in 2006, a $30,000 grant to Hasek's Heros and a $15,000 grant to SABAH. A listing of selected grant recipients is set forth below:
- Buffalo Women's and Children's Hospital
- Kelly for Kids
- Sisters of Mercy Hospital
- Kaleida Health Foundation
- Make a Wish Foundation
- Amherst Community Foundation
- Tender Wishes
- Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Niagara
- The Buffalo Zoo
- Hunters Hope Foundation
- Ronald McDonald House
- Buffalo Public School Foundation
- Hasek's Heros
- Teammates for Kids Foundation
- Lawrence D. Jacobs Foundation
- United Way
In order to receive consideration for a grant, an organization must be eligible and must submit a grant application. Eligibility: grant recipients must be a 501(c)(3) organization that serves the western New York region, must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation and must submit a completed grant application. Grant application submissions are reviewed once annually. The deadline date for all grant applications is January 15, 2016 - although grant submissions are welcome prior to that date. A decision regarding your grant application will be made before April 15, 2016.
The Sabres Foundation will only accept applications in electronic form via the accompanying link, however we encourage you to complete the attached .pdf application for your own records.
The Sabres Foundation is Green! In an effort to reduce their carbon footprint, the Sabres Foundation has converted their grant application process to be electronic. Please click here to submit the new electronic grant application form. If you have any questions or comments, please contact Rich Jureller by phone at (716) 855-4703 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.