Supporting Our Western New York Veterans

WNY Heroes Inc.

Since our inception in 2007, WNY Heroes, Inc. has grown exponentially, becoming a critical life sustaining vehicle for veterans and their families by providing immediate financial assistance to those in need. Now, more than ever, the need is constant and growing in alarming fashion with so many veterans returning home. We are certain that the recent news of delays in getting services through the VA, that these brave and heroic men & women face upon their return, will further impact the need for program services within our organization. Below are the programs WNY Heroes, Inc. provides IN THE SURROUNDING 12 COUNTIES.

Grants & Programs

Adopt-A-Hero’s Family

Holiday Assistance

Operation Backpack

School Supplies

Heroes’ Bridge

Financial Assistance

Operation B.O.O.T.S.

Peer to Peer

Pawsitive For Heroes

Service Dogs

William E. Kramp, Jr. Scholarship


Little Heroes

Sports / Activities

Operation Automotive

Auto Assistance


Every gift, no matter what the size, makes a difference in the lives of veterans and their families. 


Help us support Western New York Veterans. There are many ways you can help and get involved.


Browse on-line listings of resources and services available for veterans, service members and their families!

Why it is important for the community to get involved

Why it is important for Veterans to come in

Providing Service Dogs for Combat Veterans through direct medical referral

Hometown Hero of the Month

“WNY Heroes is recognizing current and past service members by profiling a new Hometown Hero each month.