Filling the Gap awards $81,000 in grants

December 29, 2021

Filling the Gap, Inc., has announced its 2021 grants, awarding $81,277 to support people with disabilities. Filling the Gap is a Jamestown-based not-for-profit that works with The Resource Center and other organizations to support Chautauqua County residents who are poor, distressed and underprivileged, especially people with disabilities. Each year, Filling

Silver Creek student wins Laurel Run logo contest

June 29, 2021

Ellie Decker of Silver Creek High School was the winner of the competition to design the logo for the 2021 Laurel Memorial Run and Walk. Each year, the Laurel Run Planning Committee holds a contest among area high school students to design the Laurel Run logo. Internal voting at The Resource Center and Filling the Gap determines the finalists, and those desi

Kwik Fill raising money for Laurel Memorial Run/Walk

June 29, 2021

Area residents can show their support for people with disabilities by buying a special card at Kwik Fill. Through July 18, United Refining Company’s Kwik Fill and Red Apple Food Mart locations will be selling paper cards to raise money for the 25th annual Laurel Memorial Run and Walk. This is the 18th year that Laurel Run/Walk organizers have partnered with

Lake Shore Savings renews its sponsorship of TRC Golf Classic

June 15, 2021

Lake Shore Bancorp, Inc., the holding company of Lake Shore Savings Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has renewed an agreement to have Lake Shore Savings serve as the presenting sponsor of the TRC Golf Classic for three years. The TRC Golf Classic is the major annual fund-raising event for Filling the Gap, Inc., a Jamestown-based non-profit organiz

Virtual “Blingo” fund-raiser to take place in April

March 18, 2021

People who enjoy the excitement of a daily prize drawing may want to take part in the fifth annual Sassy Baggs & Beyond “Bingo” fundraising event to benefit people with disabilities. Typically for the Blingo event, more than 120 people gather at The Resource Center for a night of bingo, with designer handbags as prizes. That wasn’t possible this year bec