Rockin’ Egg Hunt raises $5,000 to help WNY families with children battling life-threatening illnesses

We have exciting news! The rain, mud, and cold temperatures didn’t stop the community from coming out to support The Rockin’ Egg Hunt Charity Event held last Saturday! We are happy to announce the event that was hosted by Sweet Buffalo Rocks raised $5,000 for four WNY families battling life-threatening illnesses.

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The families of Stella Usiak of North Tonawanda, Ruben King of Buffalo, Anastastia Rafter of Niagara Falls and Carley, Greyson and Landon Lyons of Amherst will each receive $1,250 from the event.

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Thank you to the following sponsors for your time and dedication: John P. Gatas of The Gatas Team, The Town of West Seneca, Booth Insurance Agency, 2 Guys Construction, Nicastro Accounting, Buffalo Pug & Small Breed Rescue, Gleason Family Chiropractic, Kaely’s Kindness Foundation, Powerfitness Group Exercise, Matt’s Music, Empower Boutique, Painting with a Twist, Paul Huber, Lisa Yuhnke, financial consultant with AXA Advisors, LLC, Premiere Tent Rentals, and Dana Marciniak of 85WestCommunications! And also a huge thank you to those who will be donating their time and talents to the event: The Justice League of WNY, A Dream Is A Wish Entertainment – Princess Parties of WNY, Buffalo’s Best Batman, Sassi Cakes, Dominos, Qualitee Imprints and Apparel, Still Stories Photography, Rebecca Thornburg from WKBW for emceeing, and of course all of the amazing Sweet Buffalo Rocks event coordinators and volunteers who this wouldn’t be possible without you!

Photo by Still Stories Photography

If you wish to make a donation to help us put on future events and bring smiles to children in need, you may do so here: www.paypal.me/sweetbuffalorocks. 

Photo by Still Stories Photography

View coverage of the event from WIVB Channel 4 News here: www.wivb.com/news/local-news/easter-egg-hunt-benefits-kids-battling-life-threatening-illnesses and WGRZ Channel 2 News: www.wgrz.com/mobile/article/news/local/rockin-easter-egg-hunt-fundraiser-held-in-west-seneca.

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