Butterflies were released at the ribbon cutting of the Stella Niagara Preserve.
Students at the Park School of Buffalo take part in a class experiment, part of the STEAM program funded by Oishei.
This Tape Art Sculpture was the final outcome of the 2015 Oishei Leaders’ retreat.
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Stained glass window from the Chapel at Stella Niagara.
The Buffalo Humanities Festival showcased all sorts of interesting, creative activities and artistic expression, including papier maché puppet heads.
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2015 brought about the “Topping Off" of the John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital.
Students and parents all over Buffalo are happy about Say Yes Buffalo.
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The number of proud, hopeful Say Yes graduates in Buffalo continues to grow.
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The Park School’s STEAM curriculum includes a working garden where this sunfower brightened the day.
Oishei is proud to continue its support of the world-renowned Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.


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