Category / Border Community Service

Niagara University Hosting Empowering Volunteers Conference

April 29, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University is hosting a free community preparedness conference on Saturday, May 17, 2014. The Empowering Volunteers Conference is designed to provide training opportunities and workshops detailing best practices in personal and community preparedness initiatives. The event is for community volunteers and leaders in Niagara... Read on →

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Niagara University Joining National Day of Action

April 15, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The White House recently announced that the first national day of action will take place April 30, 2014. “America’s PrepareAthon!” is a nationwide, community-based campaign to build a more secure and resilient nation by getting more Americans to understand what disasters could happen in their communities and what to... Read on →

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Father James J. Maher, C.M., Inaugurated as 26th President of Niagara University

April 7, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

The Rev. James J. Maher, C.M., was formally inaugurated as Niagara University’s 26th president during a ceremony held April 4, 2014, in the Gallagher Center. The event served as the centerpiece of a full week of activities intended to celebrate the university’s rich heritage of academic excellence and community service. View... Read on →

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Niagara University Opens Center for Career and Service Learning

April 2, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

Students and alumni in search of career advisement, internship placement and service-learning opportunities can now congregate at a central location on Niagara University’s campus. The Center for Career and Service Learning is officially open for business. Housed in Bailo Hall, the Center for Career and Service Learning encompasses NU’s offices of... Read on →

Boy & Girl Scouts Attend Emergency Preparedness Workshop at NU

March 21, 2014  |  by Michael Freedman

“Be Prepared.” This Boy Scout and Girl Scout motto is a reminder to be prepared for any situation that may arise, including a weather emergency or disaster. On March 8, more than 80 scouts from throughout Western New York attended a workshop on emergency preparedness hosted by Border Community SERVICE... Read on →

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop Offered for Western New York Boy & Girl Scouts

November 4, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University is offering a free Emergency Preparedness Workshop for all Western New York Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. The workshop will take place at Niagara University on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program is from 9 a.m. to 3:30... Read on →

Citizen and Community Preparedness Conference Coming to NU

May 16, 2013  |  by Michael Freedman

On Saturday, June 8, Niagara University is hosting a conference designed to offer attendees “best practices” for establishing citizen and community preparedness initiatives. “Empowering Volunteers” is open at no cost to residents of Niagara and Erie counties. The event was conceived by Border Community SERVICE, a community empowerment arm of... Read on →

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop Offered for Western New York Boy & Girl Scouts

November 27, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University is offering a free Emergency Preparedness Workshop for all Western New York Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. The workshop will take place at Niagara University on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program is from 9 a.m. – 3:30... Read on →

FREE Emergency Preparedness Training Available in Cambria

August 28, 2012  |  by Michael Freedman

Beginning Sept. 19, Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University is hosting a free CERT training course at Cambria Fire Company, 4631 Cambria-Wilson Rd. in Cambria (Lockport). Classes run for nine consecutive Wednesday nights from 6:30-9:30 p.m., culminating with a disaster simulation on Nov. 14. CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) training... Read on →

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop Offered for WNY Boy & Girl Scouts

December 12, 2011  |  by Michael Freedman

Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University is offering a free Emergency Preparedness Workshop for all Western New York Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. The workshop will take place at Niagara University on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program is from 9 a.m. – 3:30... Read on →

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