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Support the Kenan Center!

“It is not by man’s purse, but by his character, that he is rich or poor.” William R. Kenan, Jr.


Annual Campaign
Our Programs
Corporate Sponsorship



Donate to the Annual Appeal Campign online. Make your donation for any amount, safely and securely, by clicking the "Donate" button. You do not have to have a PayPal account. Pay with MasterCard, VISA, Discover, or American Express. Donations of $250 or more will be acknowledged with an original sculpture that will be installed on the Kenan grounds this fall.

Thank You To All Who Donated to the 2013 Campaign!

We surpassed our goal of $40,000, receiving more than $46,000 in donations, which made us eligible for a matching grant from the Grigg Lewis Foundation. Our sincere thank you to all!

Making a Donation, Sponsorship or Bequests

The Kenan Center provides numerous opportunities to contribute to the institution as well as individual programs. Whether you would like to purchase an Arena signboard, sponsor a soccer team, donate in memory of a friend or loved one, give to a fundraising effort, product in-kind materials or services, or make a bequest, we would be happy to discuss the options available. Please contant the Kenan Center at 433-2617.

Donor/Sponsor Acknowledgement (updated April 2014)

GENERAL DONATIONS

Foundations
Grigg Lewis Foundation
William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust
Randleigh Foundation

PROGRAM/EVENT SPONSORSHIP & OTHER SUPPORT

2014 Gallery Exhibits
M&T Bank
Grigg Lewis Foundation
Kenan Arts Council
Kenan Quilters' Guild

NIAGARA WINE & BEER TASTING FEST 2014

Renewal by Andersen (PLATINUM)
Diversified Manufacturing, Inc. (SILVER)
Baker Shore & DiLorenzo LLC
Evans Agency Insurance
External Experts
Friends of the Kenan Herb Club
Kax Solutions & Services
Kenan Arts Council
Kenan Center Board of Governors
Kenan Quilters' Guild
Chris and Bev Marra
Murphy Insurance Agency
NetPlus Alliance
Niagara Produce
Northeast Mechanical Inc.
State Farm Insurance
Ulrich Sign Company

SOCCER TEAM SPONSORS

ENH-Express Care
Citizen's Bank
Cornerstone Community Federal Credit Union
Dan Schmidt Agency-State Farm
Image Collision
Lockport Orthodontics
Mutual of Omaha-WNY Division Office
Ridge Road Express
Wolfe Lumber Mill
Zimmie's Auto Service

ARENA SIGNS

ENH-Express Care
Cornerstone Community Federal Credit Union
International Stone Gallery

STORRS ALL HIGH AWARD DONORS 2014

The Buffalo News
Buffalo Society of Artists
Bob & Christa Caldwell
Connor Wealth Management
The Davis Family
Friends of the Kenan Herb Club
Mark W. Glynn, PE
Mark & Krista Jaekle
Kenan Arts Council
Kenan Quilters’ Guild
M&T Bank
Tim and Jen Murphy
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Rockwood
Dennis Stierer
Linda Taylor
Carol & Ross Walker on behalf of the First Presbyterian Church of Lockport
Jane Whitmore

ARENA CAPITAL PROJECTS

Grigg-Lewis Foundation
Kenan Arts Council
Lions Club of Lockport
Margaret L. Wendt Foundation
Joanne Penna-Cowe
Rotary Club of Lockport

GIFTS FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

First Presbyterian Church of Lockport in memory of Rev. Ike Orloff
Stephanie Moore Veratti Memorial Committee

IN-KIND

Bruce Ader
Glynn Group
Julie Muscato Interior Design
Mongoose Landscaping & Improvements, LLC
Pat Sullivan , United Materials, LLC
Norm Wilson




Fountain Recognizes 2008/2009 Donors

In recognition of our 2008 and 2009 donors who gave more than $250, a beautiful new fountain has been added to the gardens with a sign recognizing these donors. Your commitment to our mission is deeply appreciated!








PROGRAMS AND EVENTS PROVIDED BY THE KENAN CENTER:

Arts & Cultural
100 American Craftsmen
Biennial Auction
Biennial Quilt Show
Missoula Children's Theatre Residency Week
Admission Free Gallery Exhibits
Gallery Teas & Tours
Holiday Gift Show
Niagara Wine & Beer Tasting Fest
Weddings & Rentals

Education
Children & Music Together with Mary Dunn
Montessori Preschool
After-School Strings Program

Sports & Recreation
Youth Indoor & Outdoor Soccer
Lacrosse
Adult Soccer Leagues
Baseball & Softball Training
Wings Floor & Roller Hockey

Corporate Sponsorship

The Kenan Center offers a variety of opportunities for businesses to support vital programs. For as little as $25 you can sponsor an All High Photo Show Award, or choose a more substantial sponsorship for such programs as the Performing Arts Series, 100 American Craftsmen, gallery exhibits, arena signs or youth soccer team. To learn more about Corporate Sponsorships, call the Kenan Center at (716)433-2617.

Funding for the Kenan Center is provided by:

William R. Kenan Jr, Charitable Trust

Grigg Lewis Foundation

The Kenan Center is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.


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