Virtual Town Hall w/ Majority Leader Chuck Schumer: For the People Act

June 16, 2021 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The For the People Act (HR1/S1) is the most critical voting rights legislation of our lifetime, and its fate will be determined in the next two months.

Sankofa 2021

February 26, 2021 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Open Buffalo's Board of Directors, Deputy Director Max Anderson, staff and members of the community from 6:30-8:00 PM on February 26, 2021 for our second annual Sankofa Celebration. 

Intentionality: Where Social Justice & Self Care Meet

October 22, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join Karl Shallowhorn, M.S., CASAC for a virtual training on self-care. 

Voter Workshop - Everything you need to know to vote in 2020

September 17, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join Open Buffalo via Zoom to learn everything you need to know to vote in 2020:


Connecting Voices - A Virtual Talent Show

May 16, 2020 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Connecting Voices will be an exciting, virtual youth talent show meant to bring people together!  

First prize:  $500.00

Second Prize:  $250.00



Emerging Leaders 2020 Virtual Info Session

April 16, 2020 9:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Due to popular demand, we are offering a second Emerging Leaders 2020 Virtual Info Session, register today!

Emerging Leaders 2020 Virtual Info Session

April 2, 2020 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Yes!  There will be an Emerging Leaders 2020 program!  

Strike for a Climate Emergency

March 20, 2020 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join WNY Youth Climate Council at Niagara Square as they push local representatives to declare a climate emergency.  @wnyyouthclimatecouncil on FB for additional information.  

Well Women Health Summit

March 14, 2020 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A FREE event focusing on women's health.  Workshops to include cancer, nutritional and mental health.  Free health screenings will also be available.  

For additional information and to register, visit 

Erie County Health Dept. Opioid OD Training February 2020

February 8, 2020 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

If you're interested in learning how to recognize the signs of opioid overdose and reverse its effects, Erie County offers free training for anyone 16 and over.