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WING FESTIVAL DONATES $20,000 TO CHARITIES

Donations totaling $20,000 from the National Buffalo Wing Festival were divided this week among 10 local charities.

Recipients included Make-A-Wish, Meals on Wheels, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Food Bank of WNY and United Way of Buffalo & Erie County.

According to Drew Cerza, festival founder, this year's event -- held Labor Day weekend in Dunn Tire Park -- attracted 66,000 people from 45 states and six countries. More than 19 tons of chicken wings -- 350,000 wings -- were consumed.

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