At the February 10, 2021 Buffalo Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Kriner Cash announced that off-duty police “have gone” from Buffalo Public Schools and “will no longer be in our school system.” This marks the first policy victory for PPG's 2021 Community Agenda.
In 2020, at the request of a coalition of our partners, PPG began to research the police and security presence in Buffalo Public Schools. We learned that there are three types of security personnel that interact with Buffalo Public School students.
Request for Proposals, Due Monday, March 9th The
11th annual Poverty Research Workshop will take place on Thursday,
April 9th from 8:30am-12:30pm at The Buffalo History Museum. Hosted
by the Homeless Alliance of Western New York, Partnership for the
Public Good, and Buffalo …
"The Partnership for the Public Good in Buffalo is hailing
accomplishments in the recently-ended State Legislature session.
But as it updates its Community Agenda, Partnership leaders say
they'll continue pushing for more progress on the ten items which
make up that agenda. At the top of its …
The Partnership for the Public Good (PPG) unites 295 community
groups working for a better Buffalo Niagara. Each year, PPG leads a
democratic process among its partners to determine the Community
Agenda for the coming year—their top ten priorities for policy
change in our …
Over the course of two days, you will participate in youth-led
community interactions and workshops that will help teens and
adults increase their impact in their communities. To learn more
and submit a proposal for a workshop, please follow this link: …
"Each day, the Buffalo Public Schools serves roughly 25,000
breakfasts, 28,000 lunches, and 5,000 snacks. That is a lot of
food! Thus, the choices that BPS makes in purchasing its food have
a large impact, not only on the health and wellness of its student
but also on businesses, workers, animals …
What does good food mean? For a new coalition in Buffalo, it means
nutrition, but it means four other values as well: local economies,
environmental sustainability, valued workforce, and animal welfare.
The Good Food Buffalo coalition will work collaboratively with the
Buffalo Public Schools, …