Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara counties) answers the call to those in need during the holiday season. Senator Thompson, along with his staff will volunteer Friday, December 17th at the Buffalo City Mission by preparing and serving meals.
Helping people in need is the real meaning of the holiday season, which is why for three years Senator Thompson has made a point of volunteering at the Buffalo City Mission.
Buffalo, NY- For the second year New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara counties) pays tribute to members of the military, both past and present by hosting a Veterans Day Parade. The parade started at the intersection of Summer and Delaware in downtown Buffalo and eventually made its way down to Niagara Square.
Leading the parade was State Senator Antoine Thompson, along with this year’s Grand Marshals, Judge Robert Russell Jr. and Colonel Patrick J. Cunningham. Prior to last year’s parade the city of Buffalo had not hosted a Veteran’s Day parade in more than 35 years.
Niagara Falls, NY – Join New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara counties) for a tour of the Niagara Falls Public Library on Thursday, October 7th at 2:30 pm. Students, along with other members of the public now have access to 40 new computers thanks to $30,000 Senator Thompson secured for library funding.
It’s estimated that hundreds of people pass through the Niagara Falls Public Library each week, where students use the computers as a study tool, while adults use them for resume writing and to search for employment opportunities.
Buffalo, NY – A new school year brings new changes to Bennett High School. New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts Erie & Niagara counties) will hold a news conference Wednesday, September 08, 2010 to announce capital improvements for Bennett High School. The Senator has secured $200,000 for several upgrades at the school.
Join Senator Thompson on the front lawn of Bennett High, along with school Principal David Mauricio, students, school board members and the Superintendant of Buffalo Public Schools, Dr. James Williams.
Buffalo, NY – Various Buffalo neighborhoods and community groups will see sweeping improvements thanks to state grant money secured by NYS Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara counties). Distributed by the North West Buffalo Community Center, $181,000 was released today to help aid in furthering the mission of the recipients.
Buffalo, NY – Prostate Cancer strikes one in every four men and New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara counties) is working to bring awareness to the disease. The Senator is hosting a Prostate Cancer Awareness march this Saturday, September 4th at Delaware Park.