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City Shaper: Amy Lesakowski

Each week in our City Shapers reports, we're celebrating the women of Western New York who are making it a better place to live. Amy Lesakowski is the co-founder and executive director of the 11 Day Power Play. She moved to Buffalo when she was 4-years-old. Lesakowski...

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Young leukemia patient shows why he is #OwenStrong

As fundraising picks up steam for the 11 Day Power Play a South Buffalo family has a very personal reason to be involved. When Mike Chase strapped on the pads for his first 11 day Power Play in 2018, he was doing so for his fellow firefighter and close friend, P.J....

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Mike Lesakowski is scoring with cancer research

While at his day job, Michael Lesakowski plays in dirt. That makes sense considering he is a principal and senior project manager for Benchmark Turnkey Cos., a Hamburg firm specializing in environmental remediation work deemed essential for any economic development...

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Introducing the 11 Day Power Play Community Shift 2020

The radio efforts to kick off the 11 Day Power Play Community Shift 2020 began today with Mike and Amy hitting the airwaves on WGR and WBEN! In the last three (3) years, the 11 Day Power Play has raised more than $4 million for local cancer causes in Western New York....

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Hockey Fights Cancer™ Night

Join us for a Hockey Fights Cancer pregame gathering at The Draft Room on 11/16. There will be live music by Mick Hayes and $4 draft specials for anyone wearing 11DPP jerseys or apparel. The first 50 in attendance wearing 11DPP jerseys or apparel receive a give away!...

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11 Day Power Play Pop Up Store

Check out the 11 Day Power Play online pop up store available through APRDO Sports. New winter items available for holiday gifts. Store closes 11/19. https://11daypowerplaysale2019.itemorder.com/sale

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Arena Sweat – A Scary Good Workout

We had a great group at Arena Sweat, at KeyBank Center. November Project and the 11 Day Power Play were beneficiaries of the event. We want to thank the more than 100 participants who came together for a great work out while supporting our community! Check out some...

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Herd of Hope

The 11 Day Power Play organization is proud to support the Herd of Hope benefitting research at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. Today we welcomed a new member to the office. Thank you to Bill Loecher for the special delivery.

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