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Stars and Stripes Celebration - Thursday, November 6th


Join the Veterans Outreach Center for a moving evening to commemorate our local heroes, the men and women of our Armed Forces who have served as well as those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our nation during our current and most recent military conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.  The 9th Annual Celebration will be held Thursday, November 6 at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Click here for more information.

Dish It Out: Tour of the World - Saturday, November 8th


This year’s DISH IT OUT “Tour of the World” will be held at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center on November 8th from 5:30-10p.  Once again, NCMEC/NY will be bringing together Rochester’s finest chefs, and exciting local celebrities, to DISH IT OUT in a unique gourmet celebrity chef competition.  Experience an active evening of socializing as you indulge in the finest cuisine, all while you enjoy our legendary silent and live auctions. Click here for more information.

Gilda's Heroes Ball - Saturday, November 22nd


Join Mark Gruba and Stacey Pensgen for an evening of SUPER entertainment, FANTASTIC fun and AMAZING inspiration Saturday, November 22 at the RIT Inn and Conference Center.  There will be EXCITING live and silent auction items, Spirit Toss, raffle and more! Click here for more information.

Seneca White Deer

150px-SWD-logo.pngThe former Seneca Army Depot is sealed behind 24 miles of fencing in Seneca County, New York. The Depot, now a quiet, tranquil place giving way to ecological succession, is celebrated for supporting the largest herd of white deer (a recessive form of white-tailed deer) in the world. Click here to learn more.

Virtual College Fair

150px-Virtual-College-Fair.pngHeading to college? Check out these great schools! Click here.