10 Jun · WHJSC · One Comment

Willie’s Honorary Degree Ceremony


18 Mar · WHJSC · No Comments

4th Annual Science Fair


19 Dec · WHJSC · No Comments

UNILAND Companies Provide Van to Inner-City Youth Program

Buffalo, NY– The Willie Hutch Jones Educational and Sports Program (WHJESP) received a generous donation of $15,000 from the Uniland Companies, which enabled them to purchase a 12-passenger van to transport their students to educational sites, sports facilities and field trips. The WHJESP provides free afterschool, summer, STEAM programming as well as cultural and academic …


28 Sep · WHJSC · 3 Comments

Black Achiever’s Award Recipient

Hello! My name is Aswad Robert Jones.  I am exicited and overwhelmed to be a recipient for the 2018 Black Achiever’s Award.  It is such an honor to be selected for such a prestigious award. Presently, I am a student at Erie County Community College where I am majoring in Physical Education.  My goal is to …


25 May · WHJSC · No Comments

Leroi Honorary Degree Ceremony

  If art imitates life, then LeRoi C. Johnson’s portfolio reflects a lifetime challenging the status quo. It’s an endeavor that dates back to 1967 – his freshman year at Canisius and the height of the Civil Rights Movement in America – when Johnson and four classmates founded the Afro-American Society. As the club’s first …


12 Mar · WHJSC · No Comments

WHJESP 3rd Annual Science Fair



24 Mar · WHJSC · No Comments

IAABO Basketball Award

The official board 53 of the IAABO basketball officials awarded Willie Hutch Jones, the high school sportsmanship Coach of the Year award. This award was criteria based on what a person has done in the community along with efforts that were exemplified in the school environment. “I feel that this award goes out to my …


14 Nov · WHJSC · One Comment

Afro American Police Association


18 Jun · WHJSC · No Comments

Science Fair 2016

This year, our organization was proud to announce we were hosting our first annual science fair, at the Burchfield Penney Art Center.   We accepted projects and experiments from students in grades 6-12 and awarded the top three entry’s with plaques in the name of the inspiring and influential scientists Charles Drew, Mae C. Jemison, and …


28 Oct · WHJSC · No Comments

Joe Jackson Jr. Receives 2015 Black Achiever Award

It was with great honor that the Willie Hutch Jones Educational and Sports Program selected Joe Jackson Jr. to be its recipient of the Black Achiever in Industry Award for 2015. Joseph (Joe) Jackson Jr. is a (Native) of Buffalo, New York. He is the son of the late Joseph and Vera Jackson Sr. Joe received …


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