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12/28/15 Arts-integrated literacy program delivered by Young Audiences by Eileen Buckley on WBFO 88.7

05/15/15 Art festivals planned at three schools The Buffalo News

05/13/15 Young Audiences hosts Creative Family Arts Festival at three local schools

05/12/15 Arts Symposium – City & Region – The Buffalo News

04/29/15 Young Audiences announces 2015 Buffalo Emerging Leaders Institute

04/23/15 M&T First Fridays @ the Gallery features Wooden Cities, contemporary classical music ensemble

04/16/15 Arts Connect All – symposium dresses working with special needs youth with music and visual arts

04/15/15 Young Audiences announces programs The Buffalo News

04/15/15 Young Audiences Creative Family Programs at rural libraries in Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming Counties

04/10/15 News & Notes – ArtWorks The Buffalo News

04/02/15 Workshops scheduled for aspiring young artists – City & Region – The Buffalo News The Buffalo News

03/31/15 Young Audiences launches workforce development program for teens (2)

03/25/15 Young Audiences Receives Major Gift

03/16/15 Paid summer ArtWorks apprenticeships offered for high school students The Buffalo News

03/11/15 Young Audiences launches workforce development program for teens

03/11/15 Reporter’s Notebook The Buffalo News

02/25/15 Arts Partners for Learning Announces Opportunities to Get Involved with Arts Education

02/19/15 Young Audiences is seeking teaching artists

01/28/15 Young Audiences WNY awarded Arts for Learning Grant

01/04/15 A spate of national grants brightens the artistic outlook for 2015, The Buffalo News (Colin Dabkowski)

12/30/14 Outstanding WNY Woman: Cynnie Gaasch, Executive Director, WKBW Channel 7 Eyewitness News (Joanna Pasceri)

12/22/14 After 50 years, Young Audiences finds ways to stay alive, The Buffalo News (Colin Dabkowski)

12/04/14 Young Audiences offers free programming, The Buffalo News

12/03/14 Shop and give back with Hyatt’s and Young Audiences, Buffalo Rising (Katie Loewen)

12/03/14 Young Audiences announces free creative family programming: First Fridays and Second Saturdays

11/30/14 Hardened by battle, Erie County cultural groups present a united front, The Buffalo News (Colin Dabkowski)

11/24/14 Unusual sponsorship model announced: Young Audiences and Hyatt’s All Things Creative

11/18/14 WNY Schools Can Win A Creatively Green Family Arts Festival, Buffalo Rising (Katie Loewen)

11/08/14 Another Voice: Arts grant helps tell the story of Buffalo’s Ferry street, The Buffalo News (Mark Goldman and Byron W. Brown)

11/05/14 Arts Abilities Conference at Downtown Library, Buffalo Rising (Katie Loewen)

11/04/14 Arts Abilities Conference at Library, Buffalo News

10/24/14 Young Audiences announces artist ensemble, PUSH Physical Theatre, on truTV’s Fake Off

09/30/14 Your school can win a family arts festival

09/25/14 Young Audiences announces the 7th annual Patricia Cotsen Arts Abilities Conference

08/07/14 JCPenney Shoppers Encouraged to Support Arts in Education in August

07/16/14 Interview/ Photo Opp: Summer Teen Experience is a Rich Cultural Exploration of Buffalo

07/16/14 2014 NEA Our Town Projects Receive More Thank 5 Million in Support, National Endowment for the Arts

07/10/14 Growing Non Profit brings outside investment to the region

06/27/14 Young Audiences announces free summer programs & performances

06/27/14 Young Audiences program helping at-risk teens, WBFO (Eileen Buckley)

06/26/14 Young Audiences announces free public advocacy event “What Do You Advocate For?”

06/23/14 Free fun for summer, round two, The Buffalo News

06/11/14 Young Audiences announces free summer program: Curators of Culture

05/20/14 Young Audiences promotes critical inquiry, cultural understanding, and civic engagement

05/15/14 Arts Partners for Learning Announces school program application for WNY schools

05/12/14 Buffalo Emerging Leadership Institute will tackle leadership in the arts

03/01/14 “Young Audiences Goes to Town” Fundraiser Honors Community Arts Leaders for Their Support of Arts Education

03/11/14 Join us in celebrating national Young Audiences week: March 16 – 22, 2014

02/20/14 Young Audiences Goes to Town: music celebrates arts education at a lively fundraiser

01/15/14 Arts Partners for Learning offers professional development forum for educators

10/17/13 Young Audiences announces the 6th annual Arts Abilities Conference

10/10/13 Four-story mural celebrates Grant Street area residents The Buffalo News (Mark Sommer)

09/24/13 Arts Partners for Learning Announces school program application for WNY schools

08/12/13 Young Audiences of Western New York welcomes new members to board of directors

08/06/13 Young Audiences’ Grant Street Global Voices mounts new mural on Buffalo’s west side

07/15/13 Arts Partners for Learning welcomes new members to leadership team

05/20/13 Young Audiences renews commitment to serving the under-served, receives grants of $100,000 from the John R. Oishei Foundation and $10,000 from the New York Council for the Humanities

5/13/13 Young Audiences executive director selected for arts education leadership roles

4/20/13 Business First on our home in the Library and art auction

8/21/12 Ferdinand Performance at Central Library on September 15

8/7/12 Young Audiences Goes To Town Fundraiser Announced for October 10

7/24/12 Buffalo Receives Prestigious NEA Our Town Grant

7/2/12 Young Audiences WNY Celebrates 50 Years of Service

5/23/12 Young Audiences Presents Free Canalside Programming for Families

5/15/12 Young Audiences Expands Arts Residency with Heritage Centers

4/20/12 Arts Education Initiative Seeks Proposals for Cultural Programming

4/10/12 Buffalo Conference Focuses on Serving Youth at Risk of Educational Failure

3/23/12 Buffalo News GUSTO by Colin Dabkowski. Forever young: Benefit will support expanding vision of Young Audiences

3/9/12 US House & Senate Resolutions Designate Nation Young Audiences Week Beginning March 12

2/28/12 Taylor Made Jazz Headlines Benefit Concert to Support Arts Education

1/20/12 Downtown library picks up third tenantby Tracey Drury, Business First

1/20/12 Young Audiences seeks space in downtown library by Tracey Drury, Business First

1/18/12 The Buffalo News Picture Page features images of slam poet Gayle Danley, photographs by Derek Gee (images 3 and 4)

1/17/12Good Morning Buffalo features Gayle Danley’s performance at the Downtown Central Library, by Dale Anderson

1/5/12 See You There in Artvoice for One World Tribe, Ryan Wolf

12/29/11 One World Tribe head to Three Kings Day Event, Buffalo News

12/25/11 For the arts, tidings of great joy by Colin Dabkowski, Buffalo News

12/23/11 Young Audiences Hosts Free Performance by Slam Poet Champion

12/23/11 One World Tribe in Concert at Albright-Knox Art Gallery

12/7/11 Cultural Instituttions thankful for county funds by Ryan Whalen, YNN

11/2/11 Where the heART Is – Public Schools and Nonprofits Partner on heARTS Programs by Anna Miller, The Good Neighborhood

10/11/11 The Good Neighborhood’s Anna Miller gives an in depth look at our accomplishments in preparation for Young Audiences Goes To Town

10/7/11 On the Healthy Zone on WGRZ with Janet Snyder, talking about programming support of healthy young people

10/6/11 See You There! Young Audiences Goes to Town featuring N’Dias (The Mix), Artvoice

10/5/11 Invest in Education with the Arts by Cynnie Gaasch, Buffalo Rising

10/2/11 Buffalo News Honor Roll – Lorna C. Hill and Helga MacKinnon

9/28/11 On AM Buffalo WKBW talking about the educational gains made with after school programs

9/27/11 N’Dias (The Mix) to Headline Benefit Performance for Arts Education

9/22/11 Young Audiences Hosts Celebration to Support Arts Education

9/1/11 Young Audiences Honors Local Arts Educators for Outstanding Service and Achievement

8/22/11 Arts Partners for Learning Core Partner for Arts Services Initiative — Buffalo News, Colin Dabkowski

8/19/11 Educational Initiative Young Audiences Core Partner —Business First, Tracey Drury

7/18/11 Young Audiences Seeks Honorees by Colin Dabkowski, The Gusto Blog.

6/29/2011 Time for teachers to become the students by Emily Stoll,

6/16/11 Arts Organizations Providing Teacher Training in Downtown Buffalo

6/16/11 Local Leaders Attend National Institute

5/11 Buffalo Schools Arts Education Funding on Decline, Center for Arts Education Release

5/19/11 Kids ‘Keep It Moving’ During National Physical Fitness Month

5/6/11 Beats & Brews by Jill Greenberg, Artvoice Blog

5/6/11 Art from the Heart by Jeff Miers, Buffalo News

5/6/11 Workin’ Through the Weekend – Young Audiences & Architecture + Education Gallery Reception by Andrew Delmonte, The Good Neighborhood

5/6/11 ‘Beats & Brews’ to benefit Young Audiences of WNY by Collin Dabkowski, The Gusto Blog

5/5/11 Sometimes school can be educational by Ben Kirst,

5/5/11 Architecture + Education: Classroom Collaboration in the Arts

5/4/11 Interview with Cynnie Gaasch on Good Morning Buffalo, 1230 AM WECK

4/27/11 Buffalo Architecture Foundation Plans for 2011 by Jimmy Graziano, Buffalo Rising

3/30/11 Beats & Brews: All-Star Artists Perform to Support Arts Education

3/17/11 Give for Greatness: Young Audiences WNY Profile, ArtVoice

2/17/11 Culture in the Balance by Joyce Kryszak, WBFO

2/1/11 Quiet in the Studio: Radio Acting in the Classroom

1/7/11 Agencies Work to Ensure That Art is There For All, Letter to the Editor from Dorothea Braemer, Buffalo news

1/6/11 Young Audiences Expands Arts Residency with Heritage Centers

12/16/10 Student Artists Host Public Reception and Celebration

12/6/10 MEDIA ADVISORY: Chamber Music After School Program Hosts Open Rehearsal

10/8/10 Education Suffers from Cultural Funding Cuts by Theresa Woehrel, Buffalo Rising

10/6/10 Buffalo Schools Suffer from Education Funding Cuts by Eileen Buckley, WBFO

10/5/10 News from Assemblymember Sam Hoyt: Hoyt Calls on NYS Council on the Arts to Restore Funding to Buffalo Schools Arts Programs

9/14/10 HR275 Arts in Education Week Resolution

7/8/10 Young Audiences Learn from the Experts by Ariana Stone, American University’s College of Arts & Sciences News Release

7/1/10 Young Audiences Celebrates Rhythm with Heritage Centers

5/24/10 Help Us Keep It Moving! by Theresa Woehrel, Buffalo Rising

5/17/10 Young Audiences Honors Local Artists for Commitment to Education

4/28/10 Conference Features Slam Poet Champion and Museum of Modern Art Educator

4/23/10 Mixing Art with Education by Thomas Hartley, Business First of Buffalo

4/22/10 Young Audiences Premieres Student Exhibit at Starlight Studio

3/31/10 Conference Focuses on Serving Youth at Risk of Educational Failure

3/26/10 Artist Residency Based on the Local History of the Underground Railroad by Vincent Sherry, Buffalo Rising

3/23/10 New Program Builds Business in Buffalo Arts Community

3/4/10 Young Audiences Invites Families to Go Around the World

2/22/10 Young Audiences Debuts New Residency About Underground Railroad

2/18/10 Young Audiences to Participate in First Annual Powder Keg Festival

1/25/10 Local Artists exhibited in Young Audiences WNY offices

1/14/10 Young Audiences Names Conference to Honor Patricia Cotsen

12/21/09 Fund for the Arts supports Young Audiences of WNY

11/2/09 Executive Director attends Future Leadership Workshop

11/2/09 Underground Railroad Residency in Development

10/19/09 Announcing New Board Leadership

10/2/2009 Young Audiences Brings Canal History to Life for Kids by Colin Dabkowski, The Buffalo News

9/3/09 Gusto at the Gallery Partnership with the Albright-Knox

9/1/09 Announcing New Executive Director