posted on July 17, 2012 12:40
By WBTA intern Gretel Kauffman
Batavia Downs Casino has raised more than $11.5 million for education during the first two quarters of 2012 (January-June).
Batavia Downs President and CEO Mike Kane said this is a 17% increase from last year. The casino has donated more than $120 million to education since opening in 2005.
Batavia Downs is owned by the 15 counties of Western New York as well as the Cities of Buffalo and Rochester.