Anchored in love and service, the Justice40 Accelerator is a 12-month program that will provide Open Buffalo seed funding, technical assistance, training, connections, and peer support as we seek federal funding flowing from the Biden Administration’s Justice40 Initiative.
Open Buffalo was in person at Juneteenth 2022!
One month after the May 14 Tops terrorist attack, Open Buffalo provides an update on the ongoing recovery efforts and offers gratitude for widespread support.
The key purpose of this position is to build a movement of empowered civic leaders in Western New York. The ideal candidate has significant experience in community organizing, training and facilitation.
The Director of Racial Equity & Justice is responsible for leading Open Buffalo’s racial equity trainings as well as building community-based power to win legislative victories that advance racial justice.
In partnership with Every Bottom Covered and dozens of community leaders from across WNY, Open Buffalo has launched the OB Baby Club, helping parents supply diapers, wipes and other critical care items for our little ones.
Open Buffalo stands steadfast to our commitment to achieve racial equity in Buffalo.
Open Buffalo is looking for young adults to phone and text bank. Get paid $20 an hour!
Freedom Summer pays homage to the ancestors, organizers, freedom fighters and organizations who created the first Freedom Summer which was organized in part by a fearless voting rights leader named Fannie Lou Hamer. Hamer was a sharecropper from Mississippi who took action so that Black folks might be seen as first-class citizens and be able to vote without restrictions or penance. It is because of their passion, brilliance and resilience that we are able to do the work we are doing today.
At Open Buffalo's third annual Sankofa celebration, we took time to revisit our recent accomplishments and reconnect with our friends, partners, and allies.
The Program Associate will enhance the capacity of Open Buffalo’s programs and operations by providing administrative support to the Executive and Deputy Directors of Open Buffalo and by serving as a project manager for a water equity initiative.
Franchelle Parker receives the Community Service Award at Buffalo Urban League's Annual Gala
Open Buffalo discusses the events of Ukraine with filmmaker Lukia Costello
Open Buffalo celebrates our 3rd Annual Sankofa Event!
Join the amazing team community engagement team at Buffalo State College, SUNY’s urban-engaged anchor campus!
On November 20, Youth Action held a youth-led Q&A with four panelists from the community and the City of Buffalo.
OB Youth Action teams up with Project Mona’s House to address crisis of missing children in Buffalo.
Join us on Saturday, October 2 for our first annual "Freedom Summer" Leadership & Civic Engagement Symposium!
Do you want to help end poverty in Buffalo and WNY? Develop valuable nonprofit skills and experiences? Give back to the community? If so, consider applying for Open Buffalo's NYIC VISTA position today!
Open Buffalo seeks videography/video editing services for the creation of a short series of racial equity training videos.
Heather Kuhn, a student at UB School of Law, reflects on her recent human rights internship with Open Buffalo.
Open Buffalo has declared the Summer of 2021 a Freedom Summer! This Freedom Summer pays homage to the ancestors, organizers, freedom fighters and organizations who created the first Freedom Summer in 1964.
The Color Run, hosted by Open Buffalo’s Youth Action on Saturday, July 31, was an engaging, fun-filled event for the community.
June is the month to celebrate all the obstacles that were overcome by the LGBTQ+ community and for allies to show their support and acknowledge that our differences are what bring us closer together as people.