NYSW Buffalo Niagara Chapter - Buffalo, NY - Events

Upcoming Events

Everyone is welcome to attend two of our events as a guest. This does not include the December or June fundraisers. After the second regular meeting you attend, we will ask you to join our organization.

There are NO refunds for any events and if you do not show after registering you will be billed. The events are always on unless the Protocol is closed. 

Renee Cerullo Awarded Women In Leadership Award

On June 27th Renee was awarded the "Women in Leadership" award. WKBW-TV (Channel 7) has partnered with NAWBO Buffalo Niagara to recognize area women business owners who have given back to the WNY community.

BNC Partners with Everywoman Opportunity Center

The board of directors of NYS Woman, Inc, - Buffalo Niagara Chapter, is pleased to announce that they will be participating in a volunteer program with Everywoman Opportunity Center of Buffalo (EWOC) for this upcoming year.  We are truly excited to be able to offer our assistance to this very worthy group.  Due to all the budget cutbacks, our help is coming at an important time as EWOC is struggling financially and cannot afford to pay for a lot of the things they need to run their program effectively.

Business First 40 Under 40 Honorees

Congratulations to Jill Schaefer our chapter Treasurer being awarded the Business First 40 under 40 Award. - Business First Article - Tickets for the 40 Under Forty luncheon are $50. It is on Nov 10th. For tickets and more information, contact Kim Schaus at 716-541-1656 or kschaus@bizjournals.com.

Fall Board 2011 Summary

September 23-25th 2011 saw NYS Women Inc. members from all over New York State gather in Lake Placid, NY for the Fall Board meeting and a Special Member Meeting at the High Peaks Resort. Members of the host District XI, Carrie Locatelli, Bev Sprague and Linda Provo welcomed attendees while Mother Nature participated with an offering of glorious fall foliage.

Women in Leadership Award - Kathryn A. Jackson, Attorney at Law, P.C.

Kathryn Jackson was awarded the Women in Leadership Award from NAWBO and Channel 7 on December 26th. Kathryn is a business and estate attorney who was once a partner in a large law firm in downtown Buffalo. After 13 years, she left the firm to open her own law practice in the Village of Williamsville and is still going strong after almost 10 years.

Lynda Stephens is receiving the Louis J. Billittier Honorary Alumni Award

Lynda Stephens is one of several being recognized by Erie Community College on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 6 PM at the city campus. She is receiving the Louis J. Billittier Honorary Alumni Award. (Lou Billitier was the owner of Chef's restaurant and a prominent civic activist). For more info and tickets, you can email dennee@ecc.edu, call 851-1999, or visit www.ecc-foundation.com. Tickets for the event are $75.