March 15, 2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Congressional Management Foundation (CMF)
released a new report today outlining the degree of influence that
citizens have on congressional decision-making. The research in
"Citizen-Centric Advocacy: The Untapped Power of Constituent
Engagement" is the most …
March 15, 2017
Be sure to tune in to the Public Good Tuesday at 1pm on WUFO MIX 1080AM. We will be speaking with Allison Dehonney from Urban Fruits and Veggies. Allison will speak about educating the public to help to promote healthy lifestyles through diet.
March 14, 2017
Among its many other roles, PPG offers financial literacy services
to its partners and their clients. These services are a mixes of
classes, small group presentations, and one-on-one discussions. In
order to make this program a success, PPG needs volunteers
like you to provide financial …
March 6, 2017
We are pleased to share this report on Homelessness Among Young
Adults in Buffalo, a collaboration between the Homeless Alliance of
WNY and the UB School of Social Work. It is now posted in our
digital library of Buffalo-focused research, the Buffalo
Commons. Professor Bowen presented …
March 2, 2017
Be sure to tune in to the Public Good Tuesday at 1pm on WUFO MIX
1080AM. We will be speaking with Andrew Lashua from the United
Way of Buffalo & Erie County. Andrew will speak about the
United Way's Community Assets, Savings & Hope (CA$H)
program, VITA tax preparation …
February 15, 2017
Be sure to tune in to the Public Good Tuesday at 1pm on WUFO MIX 1080AM. We will be speaking with Brandon Williamson from Pure Ink Poetry. Brandon will speak about Pure Ink Poetry's community of artists, monthly poetry slam and open mics, and community engagement work.
February 10, 2017
PPG has released a new policy brief by Adam Hains titled “Lead
Poisoning: Triggers and Thresholds.” Hains reviews the basic
framework of federal and state laws aimed at preventing lead
poisoning. Given the growing body of research that even small
amounts of lead cause can decrease …
February 3, 2017
What does an average poor family look like? The image that you just had in mind wasn't the one. The reality is really different.
January 31, 2017
PPG is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA member. The Partnership
for Public Good builds a more just, sustainable, and culturally
vibrant community through action-oriented research, policy
development, and citizen engagement, working in close collaboration
with its partners: over 250 community …
January 26, 2017
Be sure to tune in to the Public Good Tuesday at 1pm on WUFO MIX 1080AM. We will be speaking with Grace Andriette & Brian Milbrand. They will speak about their forthcoming documentary on segregation in Buffalo schools.
January 20, 2017
Be sure to tune in to the Public Good Tuesday at 1pm on WUFO MIX 1080AM. We will be speaking with Lindsay Heckler of the Center for Elder Law and Justice about the rights of our older friends and relatives.
January 20, 2017
From day one, the Trump administration plans to willfully ignore climate science and push our planet toward the brink of catastrophe. In the face of federal denialism, it's up to the great state of New York to help lead the fight to save the world.