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Mr. Milstein, Thank you for being a part of our community and being as generous as you are to all types of groups and organizations.  It shows to us that you truly are a big part of Niagara Falls and that you take being a neighbor to heart.”Kenny Tompkins, City Councilman City of Niagara Falls

… We would like to seize this opportunity to salute your tireless efforts in supporting numerous community organizations which enable good works throughout our city. In time, your organization will be one of the catalysts needed to help revitalize and restore our city from her current economically depressed state.”John Cooper, Assistant Governor
Rotary Club of Niagara Falls

… We appreciate all you do for the community and realize you may not receive the credit you deserve for your corporate generosity. We ask that you pass along our thanks to Mr. Milstein for NFR’s donation, not only this year, but for his continuous support of our efforts over the years. Please let him know that the Niagara Falls Firefighters Toy Fund is one group that is grateful for his generous efforts.”John Castellani, Chairman
Niagara Falls Firefighters Christmas Toy Fund

… As you have done these thirteen (13) years with CMI, Niagara Falls Redevelopment, through the generosity of Howard Milstein, has once again made a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve. Whether assisting with meals or helping drive a matching dollar campaign with donations, advertisement and sponsorship, NFR partners—including you, Roger; Anthony Bergamo, and Howard Milstein—have generously benefited thousands of fathers, mothers and children. . .”Robyn Krueger, Executive Director
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier

… movie productions bring an enormous economic benefit to a region, and the devotion of the Milstein companies really made a difference in landing these important projects for all of Western New York.”Tim Clark, Film Commissioner
Buffalo Niagara Film Commission

The Niagara County Center for Economic Development works hand-in-hand with Roger Trevino and Niagara Falls Redevelopment. Our ultimate shared goal is to continue to improve Niagara Falls to enhance its reputation as a world class tourist destination.”Commissioner Samuel M. Ferraro
Niagara County Center for Economic Development

We’ve long appreciated Roger’s leadership and the steadfast support of Niagara Falls Redevelopment owner Howard Milstein… [w]hen it comes to health and wellness, Niagara Falls Redevelopment has been a valuable partner.”Joseph A. Ruffolo, President and CEO
Niagara Falls Medical Center
October, 2012

I encourage you to fully consider the development potential that NFR is promoting as part of the effort to expand tourism business opportunities in downtown Niagara Falls, NY. Our Economic Development team has a very good working relationship with NFR and will continue to work with them as well as any potential new partners.”Mayor Paul A. Dyster
City of Niagara Falls, New York
June, 2012

As has happened for the last seven years, Niagara Falls Redevelopment, through the generosity of Howard Milstein, has once again offered to assist those less fortunate during the upcoming holiday season… [w]e count our blessings and thank Niagara Falls Redevelopment, Howard Milstein and their partners for thinking of those less fortunate a these stressful times of the holiday season.”Robyn L. Krueger, Executive Director
Community Missions of Niagara Frontier, Inc.
November, 2012

NFR has purchased several hundred parcels of land in our city. They have secured those structures that remain standing and they have taken down the dilapidated buildings that had to be removed, while paying taxes on all parcels without fail…[w]e believe that NFR and Mr. Milstein are sincerely interested in bring development to our city. NFR is heavily invested in Niagara Falls, and Mr. Milstein’s strong background in investment and construction are not to be denied.”Sam Fruscione, Niagara Falls City Council Chairman
Robert Anderson, Jr., Niagara Falls City Councilman
June, 2011

Since we can remember, Milstein through his staff at Niagara Falls Redevelopment has been most generous to the Niagara Falls community at large and the Niagara Falls men in blue… [w]e want to acknowledge and support Milstein for his many contributions to the community and wish him well in any of his endeavors…”Michael Drake, President
Niagara Falls Police Club
June, 2011

NFR has secured and maintained their properties, paid their taxes, and worked hard to bring development to our community… NFR’s Roger Trevino and his colleagues are always willing to listen, and react in a positive manner.”Roger Spurback, President
Niagara Falls Block Club Council

New York-based financier, developer, and noted philanthropist Howard Milstein, the owner of Niagara Falls Redevelopment… is a major supporter of law enforcement and the [Federal Law Enforcement Foundation]. Mr. Milstein underwrote the expense of creating the only 9/11 Memorial in Midtown by building a permanent memorial in front of the bank’s headquarters at 6 East 43rd Street… [a]s a result of Mr. Milstein’s philanthropy, unlike many other law enforcement charities which often deliver less than 50 percent of the money raised to those in need, the Foundation is able to return 99 percent of the money it collects to the people who are truly in need.”Niagara Falls Reporter
October 30, 2012