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Nurse Rise ~ Nurses for Safe Water

Meet the member organizations of the Western New York Environmental Alliance!  Organization Name: Nurse Rise ~ Nurses for Safe Water Mission: Nurse Rise is acting, in concert with others, to ensure that community members who are at risk nationwide & who deeply trust us, are empowered with the opportunity to make informed decisions about the [&hellip

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Updated Buffalo Brief on Racial Disparities

PPG has updated its Buffalo Brief on racial disparities.  Among its findings are the following.  Buffalo-Niagara is the sixth most segregated large metro in the nation.  White residents have a median income ($55,224) over twice that of blacks ($24,645) and Hispanics ($26,735). The poverty rate of blacks (37%) and Hispanics (37%) is more than four […]
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Nickel City Housing Cooperative

Meet the member organizations of the Western New York Environmental Alliance!  Organization Name: Nickel City Housing Cooperative Mission: To promote the general welfare of the community of Buffalo NY by providing low rent cooperatively-owned housing regardless of race, creed, color, or national origin. This addresses the problems of absentee landlords, high rents, and discriminatory rental [&hellip

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Hot Issues in Public Schools on the Public Good

Don’t miss the Public Good this Tuesday, August 25 at 1pm when we discuss the Buffalo Public Schools with our friends from Citizen Action / Alliance for Quality Education.  Topics will include receivership, community schools, and efforts to improve attendance.  Tune in to WUFO AM 1080 or catch the livestream on www.wufoam.com.  And join us […]

Delaware Park Birding

Saturday September 26 from 8-10:30am Join Buffalo Audubon Society Naturalist Tom Kerr for a birdwatching hike in Buffalo's most famous Olmsted Park...

Environmental Career Exploration Day

Saturday September 19, 2015 10am-2pm If you are a high school student interested in pursuing a degree or career in an environmental arena, don’t mi...

Super Harvest Moon Eclipse

Sunday September 27 from 9-11pm Super Harvest Moon Eclipse - A total eclipse of the closest supermoon of the year will happen on September 27th. Jo...