BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2015 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo has appointed Frank Andzik as Donor and Event Coordinator under its Appeal Department, which oversees the agency's annual multi-million dollar fundraising campaign.
As donor and event coordinator, Andzik will serve as liaison to several key constituencies including the Appeal leadership team, Appeal Community Division, Catholic Relief Services, and Catholic Campaign for Human Development through various verbal and written communications, including presentations, letters, memos and required reports.
He will also oversee solicitation meetings and donor recognition events, as well as assist the Appeal Advancement Director in scheduling and prospect research of Major and Planned Gift prospects.
Andzik most recently was Director of Special Events, Public Relations and Development for Autism Services, Inc. before joining Catholic Charities. He holds a bachelor's degree in sociology from Canisius College.
Catholic Charities served more than 142,000 people in need in Western New York in 2014. For 92 years, Catholic Charities has been making a difference for people of every faith and ethnicity in Western New York. Catholic Charities empowers children, families and seniors to achieve meaningful, healthy and productive lives. In all situations, Catholic Charities delivers support to meet immediate needs, and then assesses clients for other needs to ensure long-term success. It is the most comprehensive human service provider serving Western New York. Catholic Charities is an excellent steward of the contributions it receives.
For five years, Catholic Charities attained the highest-possible rating (four stars) from Charity Navigator for transparency and sound fiscal management, and the agency receives the highest ratings from the Council on Accreditation for quality service.
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