“Teacha, I just want to go home” A 17 year old boy stood looking at a river that he was no longer allowed to cross […]
Evan Thompson moved from Melbourne, Australia to Buffalo, New York when he was 13 years old. After consistently relocating to different countries around the world, his family fell in love with the charm of the City of Buffalo and the people who call it home. After high school, Evan attended Indiana University and studied politics. Upon returning to Buffalo he became an Adult Education Instructor for BOCES before teaching ESL to refugees in the Buffalo Public Schools. Evan then taught and volunteered abroad living in South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. He currently works in adventure tourism and plays music in local bands.
This Sunday marks Ryan Stang’s 6th annual volleyball tournament fundraiser. His event “Buffalo Spikes for Tykes” (formerly “Servin for a Cause”) has raised over $100,000 […]