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Uniting on the High Road ConferenceJune 20, 4 pm-June 22, 2024 1:30 pm

Partnership for the Public Good, Cornell ILR Buffalo Co-Lab, national and local partners and experts

Uniting on the High Road: A Conference on Economic Justice at the Local Level will take place on June 20-22, 2024 in Buffalo, NY. Hosted by Cornell University ILR Buffalo Co-Lab and Partnership for the Public Good, with community and academic partners from across Buffalo and nationwide, the …

Broadband for All? Mapping and Discussing Progress and Remaining Challenges Across NYSMay 24, 2024, 12-1:30 pm

Rusty Weaver and community partners

Community partners, policy makers, and decision makers across NY are invited to join Rusty Weaver, Director of Research, ILR Buffalo Co-Lab, and community leaders in broadband accessibility for a presentation of the Digital Equity Tool and a discussion on opportunities going forward.  Register …

Blues Flag Memorial: A May 14 Community ProjectApril 4, 2024, 10 am-1 pm

Partnership for the Public Good and the African American Cultural Center invite you to join us on Thursday, April 4 for a Blues Flag Memorial workshop, part of a collaborative community memorial to honor the victims of the May 14th, 2022 white supremacist attack in our city.

Status of Child Care in New York State Report ReleaseMarch 8, 2024, 10 am-12 pm

Dr. Steve Peraza, Dr. Rusty Weaver + partners (see below)

Two out of five New Yorkers with children report that they or an adult member of their household decided to forgo employment outside of their home due to child care, according to survey data from Cornell University‚Äôs 2023 Empire State Poll. Child care issues are inextricably linked to New …

Unpacking White Rage: Ekua Mends-Aidoo, Stephanie Peete, and Wil Green on The Public GoodFebruary 6, 2024, 11:30 am-12 pm

Dejia Marie James

Join us on The Public Good! Our guests are Ekua Mends-Aidoo, President of Clementine Gold Group; Stephanie Peete, co-owner of Second Chapter Book Store and Director of Workforce Development at Say Yes Buffalo; and Wil Green, Director of Outreach and Community Engagement at the UB Graduate …

The Open Buffalo Ecology Center on The Public GoodJanuary 23, 2024, 11:30 am-12 pm

Dejia Marie James

Join us on The Public Good! Our guests are Franchelle Parker, Executive Director of Open Buffalo, and Max Anderson, Deputy Director. 

Our City Buffalo: Amber Powers on The Public GoodDecember 5, 2023, 10:30-11 am

Colleen Kristich

Join us on The Public Good! Our guest is Amber Powers with Our City Buffalo.

Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) on The Public Good: Steven Haagsma and Cierra FieldsOctober 24, 2023, 10:30-11 am

Dejia James

Join us on The Public Good! Our guests are Steven Haagsma and Cierra Fields from Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME).

Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) on The Public Good: Steven Haagsma and Cierra FieldsOctober 24, 2023, 10:30-11 am

Dejia James

Join us on The Public Good! Our guests are Steven Haagsma and Cierra Fields from Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME).

Cornell ILR School: Dr. Steve Peraza on The Public GoodOctober 3, 2023, 10:30-11 am

Dejia James

Join us on The Public Good! Our guest is Dr. Steve Peraza with the Cornell University Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR) school.