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Club contact Shayla McCullough-Collins ’05   sualumniclubofwny@gmail.com  
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Welcome Western New York Alumni!

As one of the oldest Syracuse University alumni clubs in the country, we strengthen the ties between SU and more than 2,500 SU alumni (along with current students and countless parents, families and friends) who call Western New York and the Greater Buffalo-Niagara region home.

Events

Upcoming events appear below as soon as they are confirmed.

WNY Annual Holiday Brunch

December 04: The Syracuse University Alumni Club of Western New York cordially invites you to our Annual Holiday Brunch! Enjoy a wonderful brunch at the historic Saturn Club. Come for the delicious food, good company, and a few holiday sing-a-long favorites.You are also invited to stay after brunch to watch the Bills game. Our private room has a capacity of 40 individuals, so reserve your place early!
The Saturn Club 11 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
977 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14207

Member (& Guests) $25/person
Non-Member/Guests $28/person
Children 6 to 12 years old $15/child
Kids under 5 are FREE!
Make your reservations by mailing a check payable to SU Alumni Club of WNY to:
Gerald Kelly Capital Corporation
c/o Jerry Kelly
4498 Main St., Suite 9
Amherst, NY 14226

 

Holiday Brunch Options:


*If you would like to participate in our gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift no more than $15/person.*

Have questions or want more information? Contact Jerry Kelly at 716-472-4127 or email sualumniclubofwny@gmail.com

Book Donations Needed For School #30 in Buffalo
Help us make a difference for Western New York Families
New or gently used unwrapped books for children ages preschool through grade 8 (3 to 13 years old)
Cash Donations Accepted in Lieu of Books

WNY Annual Holiday Brunch

December 04:

The Syracuse University Alumni Club of Western New York
cordially invites you to our Annual Holiday Brunch

The Saturn Club
977 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14207

Enjoy a wonderful brunch at the historic Saturn Club. Come for the delicious food, good company, and a few holiday sing-a-long favorites.
You are also invited to stay after brunch to watch the Bills game. Our private room has a capacity of 40 individuals, so reserve your place early!

Member (& Guests) $25/person
Non-Member/Guests $28/person
Children 6 to 12 years old $15/child
Kids under 5 are FREE!

Checks made payable to SU Alumni Club of WNY can be mailed to:
Gerald Kelly Capital Corporation
c/o Jerry Kelly
4498 Main St., Suite 9
Amherst, NY 14226

Or  you can make your reservations through PayPal:

Holiday Brunch Options:



*If you would like to participate in our gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift no more than $15/person.*

Have questions or want more information? Contact Jerry Kelly at 716-472-4127 or email sualumniclubofwny@gmail.com


Book Donations Needed For School #30 in Buffalo
Help us make a difference for Western New York Families
New or gently used unwrapped books for children ages preschool through grade 8 (3 to 13 years old)
Cash Donations Accepted in Lieu of Books

Membership

As a club member, you receive discounted invitations to all paid club events. The club's operating budget, which enables us to sponsor events, relies on annual membership dues. Annual club dues support our club's student send off and provide scholarships to students from Western New York attending Syracuse University. 

Dues (tax deductible)

  • Individual Alumni Membership $20/annual
  • Dual Membership (Alumni Spouses) $30/annual
  • Life Membership (One Time) $200
  • Memberships for graduates of the Class of 2015/2016 and current students are FREE! 2016 Graduates are free after graduation, as well! Simply fill out the Membership Application and return it to us.

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Club Membership Dues

Or you can join by completing a membership application and sending it along with a check made payable to the "SU Alumni Club of WNY." To request additional information or if you have any questions about membership, please contact us at 716.406.4603 or SUAlumniClubofWNY@gmail.com.

Download the application form (PDF 221kb)

MAIL YOUR MEMBERSHIP DUES TO:

Syracuse University Alumni Club of WNY
Attention: Craig Johnson (Treasurer)
110 Dale Dr., Tonawanda, NY 14150

Mailing list

Stay informed about upcoming events! Send us a message using the link below to be added to our email list, or to change your list subscription. We recognize your privacy. Your email address will not be shared with any third parties or be used for any purposes beyond announcements from the SU Alumni Club of WNY.

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Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: The Club has supported scholarships for outstanding SU students from Western New York area each year and support for these scholarships continues to grow. SUofWNY has two scholarship funds established for Syracuse University. Together, the Fred E. Machemer Scholarship Fund and the Buffalo Endowed Scholarship Fund help us provide nearly $10,000 each year to SU students from the Western New York area.

DONATE TO ONE OF OUR SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS: To request additional information or if you have any questions about our scholarship fund, please contact us at SUAlumniClubofWNY@gmail.com. Thank You for your Support!

DONATIONS CAN BE MADE PAYABLE TO:

Syracuse University Alumni Club of WNY
Attention: Craig Johnson (Treasurer)
110 Dale Dr., Tonawanda, NY 14150

Board Members

President Shayla McCullough-Collins ’05
VP Communications & Secretary Amanda Jordan
VP of Membership Lynsey Zimdahl Weaver
VP of Events Gerald Kelly
Treasurer Craig Johnson
Student Send-Off & Scholarship Chairs Barbara & Craig Johnson
Fred E Machemer Scholarship Banquet Chairs Dick Beyer, Susan & Tex Zimdahl
Theatre Chair Donnette Thurlow
Literacy Collection Chair Penny Wilson
Game Watching Jason Zimdahl
Destroyer Golf Event Kris Beyer

Photo gallery

Photos taken at SU Alumni Club of WNY events.

View pictures from club events (PDF 2.7mb)