Wheatfield-Based Viatran Supports Community Missionsby Christian Hoffman
WHEATFIELD, N.Y. - Viatran, a worldwide leader in providing innovative pressure and level transmitters and based in Wheatfield, recently selected Community Missions as the benefactor for its Community Events program.
A growing company that will soon celebrate its fiftieth anniversary, Viatran is proud to support various community groups through the efforts of its dedicated employees. The campaign began in mid-September, and included a hot dog lunch fundraiser at its offices. The initiative has raised more than $400 in the first two weeks, with the program running through the end of 2014.
"We are always excited to work with partners like Viatran that are interested in supporting the Mission," said Christian Hoffman, Communications & Development Manager at Community Missions. "We welcome opportunities to work with corporate partners that may have existing giving programs already, or that are looking for new ideas as to how to get involved with the community."
For more information about corporate fundraising for the Mission, visit our Corporate Relations page.
About Community Missions
Community Missions has provided the Niagara community with a wide range of vital services since 1925. In 2013, CMI provided over 75,000 meals and nearly 11,000 nights of care within its crisis services programs. Additional agency programs serve adults and youth with psychiatric disabilities, parolees, at-risk youth and other underserved populations in both residential and recovery-oriented settings. For more information, please visit www.CommunityMissions.org.
Viatran has been part of the Western New York community since 1965. From a humble start in a garage in Buffalo, to a prime location on Grand Island and finally to their new modern facility in Wheatfield, they have grown to be a company with global sales of their Pressure and Level Measurement Solutions. Viatran pressure sensors have been a top choice for automotive, jet engine and heavy equipment manufacturers, as well as the Oil and Gas industry, which incorporate pressure monitoring and pressure-related calibration equipment.
By The Numbers...
In 2016, Community Missions provided:
• 11,104 nights of shelter
• 89,366 meals
• 6,744 individuals with clothing
• 2,295 care days in Youth Services
• 46,888 care days in Recovery Services
• 73,994 care days in Housing Services
• 182 opportunities for Faith Development