Saint Luke’s Mission of Mercy needs your help!

St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy is currently in urgent need of baby formula and diapers. Please consider giving those items or a cash donation. St. Luke’s is an independent mission with a Roman Catholic tradition in East Buffalo’s Historic Polonia....
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Why New York State Still Needs Single Payer Health Care

Universal, Single Payer Health Care: Public Hearing, November 12 The New York State Assembly Health Committee is hosting an official public hearing to hear testimony about the need for a universal, single payer health care system. Please come and share stories about the damage being done by high co-pays and deductibles, underinsurance, lack of insurance, […]

Acconia’s Brand New Big Turbine

Acconia’s factory in Iowa: from These are strange days in the wind turbine industry. Due to events...

Community Health Worker Network to Host Health Policy Summit

The Community Health Worker Network of Buffalo has invited the public to attend a free Health Policy Summit on Friday, October 24, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Canisius College. The program, “Best Practices for a Healthy Buffalo,” will feature the following presenters and topics: What is the State of Health in Buffalo and […]

Young Citizens for ECC Petitioning for STEM Facility Downtown

Erie Community College is moving forward with plans to build our community’s new Advanced Manufacturing and Health-Science STEM Facility at North Campus and not at City Campus.This is a tragic move for the people in our City. While there are thousands of career opportunities coming to our city at the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus, Solar City, […]

WNY Sustainable Energy Association To Host Solar Tour of Homes

The WNY Sustainable Energy Association’s 2014 Solar Tour of Homes and Green Buildings will be held on Saturday, October 4th from 10 am -4 pm The event is free, self-guided, and open to the public. Don’t miss this free, self-guided tour that includes local homes and businesses that have implemented energy efficient measures and clean renewable energy technology such as Solar, Wind, and Geothermal […]

2014 Buffalo Poverty Research Workshop Interview Videos

On March 28, 2014, the Fifth Annual Buffalo Poverty Research Workshop was held at the Downtown Central Library to offer everyone concerned with Buffalo’s crisis of poverty the chance to hear about new and ongoing research, promising strategies, and opportunities for collaboration. Following the workshop, several of the presenters were interviewed on camera by PPG […]