BUFFALO, N.Y. — The National Federation of Just Communities (NFJC) of WNY, Inc will be announcing the NFJC Community Healing Awards during a special program airing on WGRZ 2 On Your Side and streaming on WGRZ+, Sunday, March 26th at 11:30am.
Now in its 70th year, NFJC WNY, Inc. will honor individuals (both adult and youth), and businesses in Western New York who have made a meaningful impact in our community over the past year. This year has brought many challenges; pandemic, social unrest, 5/14 Tragedy and recent Blizzard in addition to the difficulties brought on by the trying economy. The NFJC WNY, Inc. will be honoring those in our community that have made contributions to help heal our community and highlight the positive influence each honoree has made in WNY.
The NFJC WNY, Inc. is dedicated to overcoming racism, bias, and discrimination by building a more just and inclusive community through education and community engagement.
For more information on the NFJC WNY. Inc and the Community Healing Awards visit nfjcwny.org. The NFJC WNY is also hosting a youth artwork contest for the Community Healing Awards. Visit nfjcwny.org to vote for your favorite Youth Community Healing Awards Artists.