Giving Back

Giving Back to our Community


At Szymkowiak & Associates, we are committed to supporting our community and our employees that help others.

Algonquin Sports for Kids

Algonquin Sports For Kids is a non-profit organization with a dedicated approach to the development of youth sports programs in the City of Buffalo. They are particularly focused on an educational model of coaching and training.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports Algonquin Sports for Kids as a leader on their board of directors.

The BISON Children’s Scholarship Fund

The BISON Children’s Scholarship Fund is a privately funded tuition assistance program for low-income elementary school children to attend private elementary school of choice.  BISON’s mission is to provide low-income parents with a full range of choices for their children’s education.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports the BISON fund as leaders on their board of directors and the young professionals President’s Council, and through financial support.

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation

The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra (BPO) provides a resident, professional, major symphony orchestra of artistic excellence and integrity to enrich the quality of life in Western New York through the presentation of live symphonic music and other musical events which educate and entertain the broadest possible audiences within and beyond the Western New York region.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports the BPO as a leader on their Foundation board of directors.


Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels for Western New York, Inc. was founded in 1969.  On April 9 of that year, the agency served its first meals to 25 residents on the West Side of Buffalo.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports Meals on Wheels as a leader on their board of directors, as drivers who deliver meals and through financial support.


Ride for Roswell

The Ride for Roswell is a year-round fundraising program for Roswell Park Cancer Institute that culminates in a celebratory cycling event every June.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports the Ride for Roswell through financial support of our employees who ride in the annual event.

St. Gregory the Great Parish

Szymkowiak & Associates supports St. Gregory the Great Parish as a leader on their Finance Council.

St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows RC Church

Szymkowiak & Associates supports St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows RC Church as a leader on their Finance Council.


The Salvation Army of Buffalo – Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.  Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. 

Szymkowiak & Associates supports The Salvation Army of Buffalo by collecting food for their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive.

The Teacher’s Desk

The Teacher’s Desk is the store in Buffalo where teachers shop free for books, school supplies and teacher resources. The Teacher’s Desk’s mission is to distribute free school supplies to students in need, to encourage teachers and to provide purpose through volunteerism.

Szymkowiak & Associates supports The Teacher’s Desk through financial support and volunteer efforts.