Sankofa 2022

March 24, 2022 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Open Buffalo as our board of directors, staff and prominent community members celebrate our 3rd Annual Sankofa event! March 24, 2022


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