15 area high schools and youth sports organizations have received uniform and  equipment grants from the Buffalo Bills and USA Football.  The grants range from $1500 for youth sport programs to $2500 for middle school and high school teams.

The grants are based on merit and need thru USA Football in partnership with equipment manufacturers Riddell and Siege Sports.  USA Football is the official youth development partner of the Buffalo Bills and the NFL.

The list of schools and organizations receiving grants:

Albion High SchoolAlbion
Bolivar-Richburg Youth FootballBolivar
Cardinal O'Hara High SchoolTonawanda
Cataract Little Loop Football Association - GRPWNiagara Falls
Cheektowaga Little Loop Athletic Association - NEYSACheektowaga
Dansville Central SchoolDansville
Hill Butler Giants Football & Cheer Inc. - BCYFBuffalo
JFK FootballAmherst
KAT Youth Athletics, Inc. - NEYSATonawanda
Niagara Orleans Football AssociationAlbion
Orchard Park Little Loop FootballOrchard Park
Southside Cyclones of Rochester, NY - WNYPWRochester
Town of Tonawanda Football Assoc.Tonawanda
Wilson Youth FootballLockport
WNY Pop Warner BillsAmherst


USA Football Executive Director Scott Hallenbeck said "the health and safety of every young football player is our No. 1 priority.  Having proper equipment is an important step toward that goal."









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