A community movement for social and economic justice.

Save the Date: Movement Morning Breakfast coming May 15 @ 8:00am!

Save the Date: Movement Morning Breakfast coming May 15 @ 8:00am!

Support Emerging Leaders, Community Empowerment, and a Better Buffalo! Reserve your seat today!

OB's Danielle Johnson Named to New Community Police Advisory Body

OB's Danielle Johnson Named to New Community Police Advisory Body

The body is made up of 11 City residents who represent a diverse range of issues, neighborhoods, expertise, and generations.

Buffalo Selected for New Anti-Displacement Policy Network!

Buffalo Selected for New Anti-Displacement Policy Network!

Ten cities will work together on strategies to fight displacement and build inclusive, prosperous cities.

Emerging Leader Spotlight: Jillian Hanesworth

Emerging Leader Spotlight: Jillian Hanesworth

Jillian Hanesworth has "been a powerful changemaker through her work with the disenfranchised in the community."

Apply Today to Be a 2018 Emerging Leader!

Apply Today to Be a 2018 Emerging Leader!

We will be accepting and reviewing applications on a rolling basis through July 2. Program kicks off on Aug. 23, 2018.

Sign the Petition! #BuffaloLLEP

Sign the Petition! #BuffaloLLEP

Minor marijuana possession was decriminalized 40 years ago. Tell Mayor Brown to make marijuana possession Buffalo's lowest law enforcement priority!

Who We Are

Open Buffalo is a community movement for social and economic justice.

Open Buffalo is a shared vision of an equal, just, and free city driven by a united and empowered community, open to full democratic participation, innovative ideas and policies, new leaders from diverse communities, and meaningful economic opportunity and sustainable wealth creation for all.

Community leaders, grassroots organizations, entrepreneurs, artists, innovators, and residents are working together to "open" Buffalo and make this vision a reality.

 

 

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Upcoming Events

WNYCOSH Storytellers Workshop

February 24, 1 pm–April 21, 2018 3 pm

Restoring Justice in Buffalo Public Schools

April 26, 2018, 6–8 pm

WNY Area Labor Federation 2018 Annual Awards Dinner

April 26, 2018, 6–9 pm

Making Money Research Workshop: Symposium, “Matters of Currency”

April 27, 9 am–April 28, 2018 6 pm

The People's Platform

May 2, 2018, 5:30–7:30 pm

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