Althea Luehrsen, Executive Director of Leadership Buffalo, to Chair 2014 Heartlight Fundraiser

Child & Family Services will host the 2014 Heartlight fundraiser on Friday, September 26th at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo.  The Agency is proud to introduce Althea Luehrsen, Executive Director of Leadership Buffalo, as Chair of the 2014 Heartlight event.  KeyBank will generously support this year’s event as Lead Sponsor.  

As Executive Director of Leadership Buffalo, Ms. Luehrsen’s vision, knowledge and passion inspires the next generation of Buffalo leaders.  Ms. Luehrsen is also Owner of Strategic Solutions Group, a consulting firm specializing in strategic planning for small business and not-for-profit organizations in our area, and has lent her time and leadership skills to serve as Member, President and Chair of the of Board of Directors for numerous area organizations. 

Heartlight is Child & Family Services’ premier annual fundraiser, benefitting thousands of children, individuals and families who turn to the Agency each year.  Since its inception, Heartlight has raised more than $1,870,000 to help ensure that the Agency’s programs and services can continue to empower individuals in our community to lead happy and healthy lives.  KeyBank’s generous support as sponsor since 2002 has been instrumental to the success of the event in recent years.