Did you know?

That many local attractions offer discounts for class field trips/group rates.

Buffalo Zoo
Maid of the Mist
Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Buffalo Museum of Science
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
Aquarium of Niagara

Lockport Locks and Erie Canal Tour

Also many companies and local organizations offer teachers great discounts, such as...

Buffalo Niagara Convention & Visitors Bureau has an extremely thorough listing of area attractions. Check it out for some new and exciting - and often inexpensive - ideas to do with your class. And don't forget to ask about a discount!

Talking Leaves offers 20% off of K-12 books for classroom use at(884-9524) with proof (paystub or union card).

Barnes & Nobles stores offer 20% off of K-12 books for classroom use with proof (paystub or union card) plus they offer an educator's card.

Jo-Ann Fabrics & Crafts stores offer a Teacher's Discount Card with proof (paystub or union card) good for great discounts, including on sale items. A great place for craft supplies (not just fabric)!

If you know of anything we overlooked when making this list, please call us and let us know.


Special BTF Member Discounts from Stereo Advantage!


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Because you are a valued member of the Buffalo Teachers Federation you have the opportunity to participate in a new offering.

BTF has partnered with the Forest Lawn Group of cemeteries in its new Corporate Family Service Program, uniquely designed to help you and members of your immediate family save money through the discounted purchase of cemetery and cremation space.

The offer...

You and the immediate members of your family can receive the following discounts on traditional and cremation burial spaces at any property associated with the Forest Lawn Group:

25% off Pre-Need Casket and Cremation In-Ground Spaces
20% off Pre-Need Above-Ground Casket and Cremation Mausoleum Spaces
10% off At-Need Land and Above-Ground Mausoleum Casket and Cremation Spaces

To learn more about the Coporate Family Service Program contact Paul Dickman at the Forest Lawn Group, 716-885-1600.


Eyewear Unlimited Offers BTF Members 100% Total Coverage

Complete frame and lens coverage for BTF members and dependents (some restrictions apply)
Call Eyewear Unlimited today for an appointment and complete information on this great offer

Eyewear Unlimited
1480 Hertel Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14216

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West Herr Automotive Group offers BTF members incredible benefits

For more Information:
Ask for the BTF Discount Program Manager
or go to their website at:


First Niagara Financial Group
(click on image to download brochure)

First Niagara Flyer


The "Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program" improves the quality of life in distressed urban communities and enables a full-time teacher to purchase specific single family homes at a 50% discount from the list price.