Community Involvement & Giving

Gordon Companies believes in giving back to the community in which we live and work. The Gordon family donates time and resources to numerous non-profits throughout western New York. As the company has grown, so has its participation in local and national causes. Contributions are not limited to financial resources. Our team actively volunteers in making events successful. Our contributions include, but are not limited to:


Kaleida Health Foundation
Women’s & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo

Gordon Companies is proud of its active involvement with Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo and Kaleida Health.

Christmas Central, Northlight and Dave’s Christmas Wonderland sponsor and contribute decorated trees, ornaments, and wreaths to the annual Festival of Trees fundraising event.

The decorated trees are enjoyed by all visitors to the Hyatt Buffalo and auctioned off at an annual gala to benefit the hospital.

Additionally, Gordon Companies donates time and resources to the annual Gotta Have Heart gala to benefit Kaleida Health cardiology services non-invasive diagnostic center at BGMC.


Hospice of Buffalo

Dave’s Christmas Wonderland is proud to partner with Hospice of Buffalo. Hospice provides emotional, spiritual and practical support in addition to professional medical care.

There is a personal connection here as well for the Gordon family. As a trained nurse, Rachel Gordon pioneered unequaled volunteerism and devotion to Hospice patients during her lifetime.

The Gordons honor Rachel through the Rachel Gordon Endowment, which is responsible for; educational programs on the practice of Hospice, palliative care and end-of-life issues, caring for patients and families who are without basic necessities, as well as essential volunteer services that are such an integral component of hospice care.


Food Bank of WNY

Dave’s has a long tradition of donating proceeds on select items to the Food Bank of WNY. Additionally, Dave’s Christmas Wonderland holds a canned food drive at all three locations and participates in a “load the truck” promotion to benefit the Food Bank annually.


Recent Community Help

Gordon Companies donate candy

A big thank you to Dave Gordon from Gordon Companies Inc. who recently donated several boxes of candy to the Niagara Falls Air Force Base.

David Gordon honored as Community Hero

Congratulations to CEO David Gordon on being named Community Hero for his generous contributions to numerous organizations. Mr. Gordon donated space and assisted with food drives in conjunction with Erie County Legislator Frank Todaro, donated toys to Oishei Children’s Hospital, and donated food to local food banks. Additionally, he secured PPEs for Cheektowaga Police and first responders among his many contributions to our local community.

Gordon Companies donate to Boys and Girls Club of Cheektowaga

Dave’s is proud to support the new Boys and Girls Club of Cheektowaga! The Club is set to open September 2021 at the Alexander Center.

Gordon Companies donates candy to Resurrection Life Food Pantry

Today, Dave’s donated another several thousand bags of candy. This time to the good people at Resurrection Life Food Pantry in Cheektowaga and our local veterans.

Gordon Companies donates candy to Trunk-or-Treat

Today, Dave’s donated 3,000 more bags of candy to our Cheektowaga police, town and fire departments to be used for Trunk-or-Treat and other family-friendly events. Happy Halloween! Cheektowaga Police Department Town of Cheektowaga Bellevue Fire Dept.

Gordon Companies pallet of candy

A huge thank you goes out to Dave Gordon of Dave’s Christmas Wonderland for generously donating more than 3,000 bags of candy for the upcoming Trunk or Treat events in Alden, Depew and Lancaster, and other Halloween celebrations scheduled throughout the community.

Gordon Companies donates candy

Dave’s Christmas Wonderland is happy to have donated over 3,000 bags of candy to FeedMore WNY! #buffalove #buffalony #donations #communitysupport

Gordon Companies donates to Oishei Children's Hospital

The Gordon family is proud to continue our commitment to Oishei Children’s Hospital by donating toys & sanitizing wipes. #cityofgoodneighbors

Gordon Companies donates to FeedMore

Thank you to everyone who showed up for the FeedMore food drive today at our store in Depew. Thank you to our Erie Co. Legislators Joe Lorigo, Ed Rath, John Mills, Frank Todaro and South Line Fire Department for making it a success!

Gordon Companies & Cheektowaga Police

Gordon Companies has donated thousands of masks and essential items to essential workers in our community over the past few months with more planned in the future. Please consider stopping by Dave’s at Transit and French Roads in Depew Saturday to join us in supporting FeedMore WNY.

Gordon Companies & Mayor of Buffalo Byron Brown

Dave and Nathan Gordon are proud to donate 10,000 masks to the City of Buffalo and Mayor Byron Brown today. The city will distribute the masks to Buffalo senior citizens who need them. #buffalostrong

Gordon Companies & Cheektowaga Police

As a thank you to the Cheektowaga Police Department, our company donated much needed masks this week. We have been working to supply critical supplies such as masks, gloves and sanitizer to hospitals and front line workers. Stay safe and healthy everyone!