Benefit helps send Buffalo kids to summer stay – WKBW.com … – WKBW
May 26, 2017 - summer camp
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) – One hundred inner-city Buffalo kids will get to go to stay this summer interjection to community’s generosity.
Neighbors, internal leaders and famous athletes collected during Statler City Wednesday night for City Kids @ Summer Camp’s seventh annual Ingram Micro “Night of Champions” benefit.
Attendees enjoyed snacks, music, wordless auctions and raffles.
Proceeds assistance City Kids @ Summer Camp send kids to Camp Weona in Wyoming County.
City Kids @ Summer Camp Camp Founder Chris Delprince pronounced a stay knowledge lasts prolonged over a campers giveaway week.
“There’s this intercourse and we husband these kids,” Delprince said. “They turn chaperones and youth chaperones and afterwards we have a grant program.”
Delprince says a stay knowledge also helps bond a kids with mentors.
“There’s a lot of kids that we brought adult underneath the wings and they call us ‘dad,'” Delprince said.