Fun Events and Networking Opportunities!

2022 Golf Outing - Friday Sept. 16th

Thursday August 4th, 2022- Summer Outing

Please join us Thursday August 4th, 2022 for our Summer Outing!

River Grill 
70 Aqua Lane
Tonawanda, NY 14150

The event starts at 5 pm.

Dinner includes: Steak, Chicken, RIbs, Claims, Salads and Top Shelf Open Bar.

Music for the evening will be by Mark Christy and will be starting at 5:30 pm til 8:30 pm.

Cost is $60.00 per person

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We will be having a 50/50 drawing that day as well.

We are in need of door prizes for the event so if you have something that you can donate that would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing everyone!

June 24th, 2022 - Luncheon Meeting

WNYIA June Luncheon Meeting: June 24, 2022 at 12 noon for refreshments and 12:30 for lunch.
 
To be held at :
Diamond Hawk Golf Course 255 Sonwil Dr. Cheektowaga, NY 14225
 
The lunch will be as follows:

Cup of Soup of the day

Choice of one:

AHI TUNA SALAD

Mixed Greens with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette, Wasabi Peas, Scallions, Cucumber Noodles, Wakame, Grilled Sesame Crusted Tuna, Pickled Ginger.erved with homemade pickles and chips.

SMOKED BRISKET ON WECK

Toasted Caraway Sea Salt Roll, Horseradish Spread on Fresh Weck Roll.  Served with homemade pickles and chips.

“THE DIAMOND” TURKEY CLUB

Triple Stacked Smoked Turkey, American Cheese, Bacon Jam, Lettuce, Tomato. Served with homemade pickles and chips.

Assorted cookies and brownies.

The speaker for the month will be ELIZABETH O’DONNELL FROM GLIDING STARS OF WNY. She is here to give us more information in regards to exactly what they do and how much our donation is going to help. Gliding stars organization provides individuals with disabilities the opportunity to increase their personal potential through the development of ice-skating skills in a regular program of instruction, utilizing our specialized adaptive equipment while practicing in their own WNY community.

 

Looking forward to seeing you all at the meeting.

 
Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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May 20th, 2022 - Luncheon Meeting

WNYIA May Luncheon Meeting: May 20th at 12 noon for refreshments and 12:30 for lunch.
 
To be held at :
Magruder’s 4995 Broadway Depew, NY 14043
 
The lunch will be as follows:
 
Chef Salad
Rolls, Butter, Coffee and Tea
Steak Roll Ups
Baked Chicken
Penne Pasta with Sauce
Homemade Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
Seasonal Vegetables
Assorted Desserts
 
Our speaker for the month will be Matt Parrino from the Buffalo Bills Beat Reporter with Channel 4.
 
Please come out and listen to what he has to say about the upcoming Buffalo Bills Season and all the recent draft decisions and why they did what they did.
 
Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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April 29th, 2022 - Luncheon Meeting

WNYIA April Luncheon Meeting: April 29th at 12 noon for refreshments and 12:30 for lunch.
 
To be held at :
 
Ripa’s 4218 Walden Avenue Lancaster, NY 14086
 
Lunch will consist of the following:
Rolls and Butter
Homemade Soup
Boneless Breaded Pork Chops
Chicken Marsala
Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
Homemade Rigatoni with Meat Sauce
Mixed Vegetables
Ice cream
Coffee/Tea
 

Our speaker for the month is Whirlwind Veteran and Warrior Retreat.

Whirlwind Veteran and Warrior Retreat is a 501c3 Non-profit serving those who served  us!  Giving back to veterans by providing life-changing experiences…

Farm Therapy – Community Support – “Burn Pit”

Founders, Jerrod & Estelle will be joining us to explain all about their cause.

Please visit their website to learn more:

Home

We will also be collecting monies for the Whirlwind Veteran and Warrior Retreat as they can purchase things much cheaper than we can, so there wish list is for monetary donations.

 
 
Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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March 25th, 2022 - March Luncheon and Membership Drive

The meeting this month is March 25th at Sean Patrick’s 3480 MIllersport Hwy Getzville, NY 14068. Refreshments at 12 Noon and lunch will be served at 12:30pm.

March is our membership drive.

We are asking everyone to bring a friend or colleage with you to the meeting and we will pay for their lunch. Hoping that they will find our organization fun and informative and will join.

Lunch menu is as follows:

Loaded Potato Soup
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Potato Crusted Haddock
Boiled Red Potatoes
Glazed Carrots
Rolls/Butter
Coffee and Tea
Vanilla Ice Cream with Creme De Menthe

CPS is the Charity of the month. They are looking for Gift Cards in $5.00 increments, as they give these to the foster children who go into new homes so that they feel like they have something of there own. Looking for Target, Walmart, McDonalds, Panera, Tops, etc….

Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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February 25th, 2022 - February Luncheon Meeting

February Luncheon Meeting – February 25th at 12 noon at:
 
Santora’s Pizza Pub and Grill 7800 Transit Rd Williamsville, NY 14221
Refreshments are served at 12 noon and lunch will be served at 12:30
 
Lunch will consist of the following:
 
We will start out our luncheon with a Sangria Punch Bowl, Coffee, Soft Drinks, Basso Antipasto Table, Lunch will also include, Steak Filet Tips, Eggplant Parmesan, Herb Roasted Potatoes and Mixed Vegetables.
 
Joan from Mercury is providing the dessert through Judy Linden’s daughter catering service.
 
Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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Hawk Creek will be our charity for the month, they will be bringing 6 animals to the luncheon and they are looking for the following donations:
 
Rodenpro.com Gift Cards
Parrott Toys (for large parrots) – Pet Smart,  Amazon
Tropical Carnival Mix (Bix bites for Big Beaks) – Pet Smart , Amazon
Large Black Concrete Mixing Tub ( for large bird baths) – Home Depot
Canned Cat Food (NO FISH)
White Vinnegar ( Gallon)
Large Disposable glove (powder free)
Paper Towels
Hefty 39 Gallon Trash Bags
Unscented Kitchen Trash Bags
Sponges
Biodegradable Soap, Camp Soap
 
Pam and Kathie are willing to go shopping again for donations. If anyone is interested in donating please contact either Kathie or Pam and let them know how much you would like to donate and we will do the shopping.
 
 
Also wanted to mention that we will be having a membership drive for the month of March, with that being said, Please invite someone to join us for lunch at Sean Patrick’s on March 25th at 12 Noon for our Annual Membership Drive. We will pay for your friends lunch. Hopefully they will enjoy it enough that they will join. We have postcards to had out, stating our purpose, if interested in any please contact Pam Eberhard

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January 28th, 2022 - January Business Meeting

January Business Meeting. January 28th at 12 noon at:
 
Bravo Cafe  5781 Seneca St. Elma, NY 14059
Refreshments are served at 12 noon and lunch will be served at 12:30
 
Lunch will consist of the following:
 
Caesar Salad
Pasta Primavera with Alfredo Sauce
Herb Roasted ChickeSliced Pork Loin With Gravy
Sautee’d Vegetable Medley
Rolls/Butter Coffee/Tea
Assorted Desserts and Cookies
 
Lunch is $35.00 for members and $40.00 for non members.

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December 9th, 2021- Christmas Party

November 19th, 2021- Wine Tasting Luncheon

The Western New York Insurance Association is pleased and excited to announce that we have scheduled our annual wine tasting luncheon.  Please join us for an afternoon of exceptional wines chosen from the world’s best wine-growing regions! (Well, the ones that we can afford!) 
 
This tasting event will be hosted by our very own Sommelier, Lori Kozuch and her knowledgeable wine connoisseur husband, Dennis Kozuch.  We are thankful that they have agreed to share their expertise after sampling so many, many, many, many different varieties.  

Please join us Friday November 19th, 2021

Italian Village Restaurante
6354 Transit Road
Depew, NY  14043

Our afternoon begins with a delectable sit-down luncheon (Yes! Sit down luncheon! No buffet!) featuring … your choice of one of the following:
  • chicken marsala
  • stuffed shells
  • spaghetti & meatballs
 
Also included is salad, baked rigatoni, roll & butter, coffee, tea and dessert.   
 
Immediately following lunch, Lori and Dennis will take you on an amazing wine tasting experience.  Guaranteed to be something you won’t soon forget! Hurry to register, we are expecting an early sell out! 
 
We look forward to seeing everyone there!

Lunch is 30.00 for members and 35.00 for non members.

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Memberships are still due for some.  Click here to renew your membership now!

October 29th, 2021- Meeting

Please join us Friday October 29th, 2021

Buffalo’s Best Grill
3700 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Refreshments are served at 12 noon and lunch will be served at 12:30

We will be presenting the check for EPIC from the donations at the Tee Holes from our Fall Classic Golf Outing. We will also be having Best Buddies there as well to collect a check from last year donations at the Tee Holes.

Lunch is 30.00 for members and 35.00 for non members.

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We will be collecting for Ronald McDonald House Charities of WNY. Their wish list is as follows:
 
Gift Cards:
McDonalds
Visa & Mastercard Gift Cards
Amazon
Wegmans
Target
Walmart
LaNova, Just Pizza and Mister Pizza
Home Depot
BJ’s
Door Dash
 
Snacks – Late Dates Please
Individually wrapped “Snack Size”
– Lay’s Chips
– Pretzels
– Cookies
– Goldfish
Granola Bars
Cheese crackers
Pop Tarts
Candy – Candy snack size & Gum
 
Office
8 1/2 x 11 – 20 lb copy paper
 
Food Items
Microwavable Macaroni & Cheese
Fruit Cups & Applesauce
Bagels
Entenmann’s Little Bites Muffins
 
Drinks
Bottled Water (16oz)
Keurig Coffee K Cups
Black Tea Bags individually wrapped
 
Household Items
Paper Towels
Trash Bags Glad or Hefty – 30 gal black
Quart Size Ziplock Bags
Snack Size Ziplock Bags
Lysol or Clorox Disinfecting Wipes
Lysol Disinfectant Spray Cleaner
409 type spray cleaner
Handiwipes
Disposable White Cleaning cloths
Disposable Vinyl Gloves Size M & L & XL
 
Personal Items
Travel Size Hand Sanitizers
Chap Sticks
 
Once again Pam and Kathie will collect monies and go shopping for everyone. Please contact Kathie and let her know how much you would like to donate. This all stays local. 
 

 

Memberships are still due for some.  Click here to renew your membership now!

2021 Golf Outing - Friday Sept. 17th

July 15th, 2021- Summer Outing

Please join us Thursday July 15th, 2021 for our Summer Outing!

River Grill 
70 Aqua Lane
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Starts at 5pm.

Dinner includes, steak, ribs, chicken, clams and drinks.

Door prizes needed. Cost of the dinner is $55.00 per person.

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June 25th, 2021- Meeting & Speakers

Please join us Friday June 25th, 2021

Curly’s Restaurant
647 Ridge Rd
Lackawanna, NY 14218

Refreshments are served at 12 noon and lunch will be served at 12:30

Lunch is 30.00 for members and 35.00 for non members.

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The Speaker for the month is Jocelin Parkin who is going to speak on REIKE – a healing technique based on the principle that the therapist can channel energy into the patient by means of touch to activate the natural healing process of the patients body and restore physical and emotional well-being.

The Charity for the month is:

Response To Love -Inspired by their faith and inclusive to all, Response to Love Center improves lives across our community by addressing basic human needs and providing a pathway to self-sufficiency. Sister Mary Johnise and crew are looking for donations of the following:

Deodorant for both men and women
Tooth Brush’s (individually wrapped)
Tooth Paste
Boxes of tissues
Comb/Brushes
Shampoo/Conditioner
Any type of Personal Care Items.

They help out over 1000 families a month with food and personal items to help them through the month.

Once again Kathie & Pam can do the shopping for you if you are interested. Please let Kathie know how much you would like to donate and they will get the donations for you.

 

Memberships are still due for some.  Click here to renew your membership now!