Catholic Charities of Buffalo is the winner of the 2015 Torch Award for Philanthropic Excellence given by the Better Business Bureau of Upstate New York. The award recognizes non-profit agencies that maintain a high level of trust among employees, donors and communities. Catholic Charities served more than 132,000 people throughout Western New York in 2015.
“The Torch Award is a testament to the good work of Catholic Charities as it reaches out with its multiple services throughout Western New York,” said Sister Mary McCarrick, diocesan director of Catholic Charities. “It also serves as an assurance to our donors of the quality of our work and the integrity of our financial management.”