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RIP Ralph Wilson

The MMQB - 25 Mar 2014
I'll always have two enduring memories of Ralph Wilson. One: In 2009, I visited Wilson, 90, at his home outside Detroit to discuss a story about the 50-year anniversary of the founding of the American Football League. He was an original owner, and one ...
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Wilson Foundation supports WNY trails and parks with $1 million

Buffalo Business First - 13 Jul 2018
With a goal of expanding access and improving parks and trails throughout metropolitan Buffalo, the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation has provided another $1 million to the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. Three distinct projects will be ...
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Wilson Foundation endowment grants to 55 nonprofits totaling $1M

Buffalo Business First - 11 Jul 2018
More than $1 million in grants has been awarded to 55 area nonprofits from endowment funds from the late Ralph Wilson Jr. The funds were awarded through the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. It comes from the Ralph C. Wilson Legacy Funds, ...
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Detroit City FC taps marketing agency as it prepares to turn pro

Crain's Detroit Business - 15 Jul 2018
Among clients are Detroit Bikes, Detroit-based Nextek Power Systems, the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation, Troy-based Kelly Services, and recently the Frank Zappa family hired them to help with the ongoing tour that uses a hologram of the late singer ...
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Community Center unaffected by Niagara Catholic closing

Buffalo Business First - 29 Jun 2018
Despite its proximity next door, the closing of Niagara Catholic High School shouldn't have much of an impact on operations at the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Niagara Community Center. The community center opened as a separate nonprofit in 2016, though Niagara ...
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The wait must end: Pat Bowlen up for subcommittee vote next month KUSA - 14 Jul 2018
KUSA – Enough is enough. If the Pro Football Hall of Fame is truly for those who irrefutably compiled a "message of excellence EVERYWHERE," as it emphasizes in its mission statement, then a contributor subcommittee must nominate Denver Broncos owner ...
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Un-Included Club hosts Club Energize! at Helping Hands Ministry

Belton Journal - 21 Jun 2018
Un-Included Club, a Temple-based youth and non-profit organization, teamed up with Helping Hands Ministry of Belton for “Club Energize!” to fulfill their mutual missions of bringing positive learning and empowerment to the community's children on June 12.
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Tackling STEM gap is next goal of Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - 19 Mar 2018
Under-served youths interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math will be getting assistance through a new program announced Monday by the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation. STEM 2035 is an initiative that will grant funding and ...
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Sasha Baron Cohen's 'Israeli colonel' fools congressmen

The Jerusalem Post - 15 Jul 2018
Those include former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, former congressman Joe Walsh and current GOP lawmakers Dana Rohrabacher of California and Joe Wilson of South Carolina. “Our founding fathers did not put an age limit on the Second Amendment ...
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Funding boosts support for caregivers of older adults

The Detroit News - 16 Apr 2018
Detroit – A Detroit-based foundation is investing $2 million each in southeastern Michigan and western New York to boost efforts that support caregivers of older adults. The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation says the money is going to the Michigan Health ...
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Local Results: Baseball, BMX, Golf

Rapid City Journal - 16 Jul 2018
Fred Mettler 26, Mark Bratek 28, Mark Bruhn 28, Duane Day 28, Wayne Parks 29, Tom Wilson 29, Cal Bisgaard 30, Wes Broer 30, Jere Jackson 30, Mel Woolley 30, Fred Berendse 31, Dennis Hanken 31, Louie LaRoche 31, Rich Cabe 32, Dick Riggert 32, ...

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