Welcome to Bryan M. Lawrence Foundation

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to raise money to financially assist families that have children with cancer in Western New York, by providing funding to these families to help assist with medical bills; to help these families keep current with their mortgage or rent; and to financially assist these families seeking alternative cancer treatment locally or out of town, and to do any other acts or things incidental to or connected with or in advancement thereof, both as a separate organization and in cooperation with other tax-exempt national, state and local organizations, but not for the pecuniary profit or financial gain of its members, directors, officers or any other individual, except as permitted under Article 5 of the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law. We are 501(c)(3) organization.


Don Boyd III, President email don.boyd@lawrence-foundation.org

Shannon Heilmann, Secretary email shannon.lawrence@lawrence-foundation.org

Drew Lawrence, Event Chairperson email drew.lawrence@lawrence-foundation.org

Thank you to all who have contributed to the Bryan M. Lawrence Foundation.

Since 2002 we have been an advocacy group to the WNY pediatric oncology team.

Thank you to the past and present board members that keep this not-for-profit (501c3) just that!

No Employees. (100% volunteerism) Since inception in 2002, No salaries or compensation for any volunteers.
All fundraising proceeds go to the families we assist in fighting childhood cancer in Western New York.

If your Company has a dress down for Charity, Please consider the Bryan M. Lawrence Foundation as the recipient.

Monthly Foundation Board Meeting held the Third Tuesday of every month. Contact us if interested in Volunteering.

Please consider donating to the Bryan M Lawrence foundation through the United Way of Buffalo and Erie County. Select our foundation as your charity of choice.  https://www.uwbec.org/

Questions contact:

(716) 880-5019 – Don W Boyd III, President don.boyd@lawrence-foundation.org

Mailing Address:

Bryan M Lawrence Foundation

P.O.BOX 1490

Buffalo, New York 14215

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