|2016 Marvin Lunenfeld Beautification Grants Announced|
Garden Walk has granted nearly $100,000 in Marvin Lunenfeld beautification grants to block clubs, non-profits and neighborhood associations for beautification projects in the neighborhoods of Garden Walk. Marvin Lunenfeld, and his wife Gail McCarthy, were the founders of Garden Walk Buffalo.
Over the years, we've taken YOUR contributions and helped to fund community gardens, hanging basket projects, curb-side planters, and more. In essence, YOU are beautifying Buffalo's great urban neighborhoods. Please consider making a donation this year. And thank you for your past donations.
To see the entire list of Lunenfeld Grant recipients since 2015, visit here.
Congratulations to the 2016 recipients:
Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park
Lunenfeld Grant Chair, Onda Simmons presents a check to Barbara O'Brien, on behalf of The Elmwood Village Association.
Don Alessi, Chair of the Board of Directors for the Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park will use the grant toward filling out existing planting beds.
Scott Dunlap, of the Block Alliance of 16th Street, explains the project they'll be working on with their grant.
Armory Hill Association's Kevin Lickers, also a Garden Walk Buffalo volunteer, describes the project his neighborhood will complete this year.