Fundraiser May 19 to Benefit Seneca Street CDC Programs for Children

Comedy, Basket Raffle Planned at Rob’s Comedy Playhouse

An evening of stand up and improv comedy, coupled with basket raffles, auctions
and a 50-50 drawing are all part of a fundraiser planned for May 19 at Rob’s Comedy Playhouse, 1340 North Forest Road, Williamsville, to benefit the Seneca Street Community Development Corporation (CDC).

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the comedy show starts at 8 p.m.

Seneca Street CDC, 1218 Seneca St., Buffalo, provides after school and summer
programs for children and teens, and other community outreach, in the Seneca Babcock
community of Buffalo.

Tickets are $25 each and include admission and two cocktails.

Tickets may be purchased at under the Shop tab, via email at or at the event. For more information, contact Emily Wilkins at (716) 939-3501.

The after-school program runs Monday through Thursday during the school year for
children and teens and concludes each day with a hot meal. The six-week summer program features educational and engaging programming that includes weekly field trips, a two-week reading camp and other theme weeks. According to student data, 68 percent of the children who attend the program come from homes with an annual income below $25,000 and 13 percent of students’ families earn $5,000 or less annually.

For more information about Seneca Street Community Development Corporation, call (716) 939-3501 or visit us online at

Seneca Street Community Development Corporation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Any contributions made to the organization may be tax deductible. Please consult with your tax advisor for more information. The organization is registered with the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau. A copy of the latest annual report may be obtained, upon written request, from the organization (Seneca Street Community Development Corporation, 1218 Seneca Street, Buffalo, New York, 14210) or from the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau (Charities Bureau, 28 Liberty Street, 19th Floor, New York, New York 10005). Donors may also verify our status by visiting GuideStar, an information service specializing in reporting on U.S. nonprofit companies.