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Stewart's Shop Holiday Match

Play It Foreward 518 is honored to have been a recipient of the Stewart's Shops Holiday Match Program. More than 1,500 charities were the recipient of a Holiday Match check, thanks to donations made from Thanksgiving Day to Christmas Day at Stewart's Shops locations across the region.


Play It Foreward 518 is honored and thrilled to be selected as a recipient of this year's funds from Stewart's, a great local company! Thank you to all who donated to Stewart's Shops and thank you to Stewart's for your generosity this year!

Times Union:


Pete Iorizzo - Cancer Survivor Joe Watroba Pays It Forward


The Gazzette:


Bob Weiner - Cancer Survior Watroba Gives Back



Siena Basketball - TWC Halftime Interview

On January 2, 2015 Joe Watroba of Play It Foreward 518 spoke with Marissa Jacques of Time Warner Cable Sports during halftime of the Siena Saints Basketball Game. Joe spoke about Play It Foreward 518 and our great partnership with the Siena Saints this season.


Check out the interview here.



Siena College Trustco Bank Award for Excellence

This year Siena College presented the Watroba Family with the "Trustco Bank Award for Excellence" for their work with Play It Foreward 518. The award honors members of the Siena community for their distinct achievements in the community. Joe, Mackenzie, and Ryan Watroba represented the Watroba family proudly as Siena alumni. Play It Foreward 518 would not be possible without the wonderful support of our friends, family, sponsors, and volunteers.

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