Current Events

NPA Washington

Sat. April 18th - Mon April 20th

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Community Development Committee Meeting

Tues. May 12th @ 6pm

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Thursday Nights Roc Da Mic 

Thurs. March 26th @ 9pm

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GDZ Tour

Thurs. March 19th @ 8am-9am

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In 2007, PUSH established its first rental property as a centerpiece of affordable housing and local job creation. Our first two properties, which were acquired and rehabilitated by our organization and our members, were 3-unit buildings on Massachusetts Avenue and Chenango Street.

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Upcoming: African Dance Classes, Thurs March 26th, 2015

Local group protests overcharges by National Fuel Gas

Hundreds hope for help with heat 

Community organizing is the lifeblood of PUSH. Since 2005, with the success of our Block by Block campaign, we have called on neighborhood residents and allies to participate in half a dozen direct-action and legislative campaigns. 

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PUSH Green

Green Building Retrofits for small businesses & non-profits

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WINTER IS HERE!!! If we've learned anything from the start of the cold weather season it's that Buffalo NY really is the City of Good Neighbors. That's why we have the Friends and Neighbors program for weatherization. Sometimes, things are best done together.

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PUSH’s main achievement in scaling up energy efficiency retrofits in Buffalo, is Green Jobs – Green New York, an innovative law drafted in partnership with the Center for Working Families in NYC.

In 2012, PUSH Buffalo founded PUSH Green, a non-profit weatherization and energy efficiency program.

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Blog updates

  • PUSH Micro Grid Campaign Meeting

      We can't argue with the possibility of having lower light bills in the hood, just like we couldn't argue with having lower gas bills in our communities either. A microgrid is basically a system of solar panels set up at the neighborhood level, that residents who live nearby can all access. We want to establish more of these in Buffalo.

  • Under The Radar - UB Institute for Pan Handling & Crack Head Studies

      By Francis White “They’re coming to get you Martha.” It seems like its World War Z outside in Buffalo NY these days. Have you been out there? Have you seen all of them?

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GSNC Youth Center

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The mission of PUSH’s Grant Street Neighborhood Center (GSNC) is to provide an open, safe and productive community space with resources and programs that respond to expressed community needs.

The Grant Street Neighborhood Center serves as a drop-in community center for the public. Our open, safe and productive space provides daily activities and programming that are intentionally infused with opportunities to build critical consciousness through participatory education.

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