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Employing more than a quarter of a million people in the region, our members are the voice of the Buffalo Niagara business community and help advocate for the policy supporting job growth and private investment.
We connect businesses and build strong networks of local leading companies that are committed to supporting a resilient business community.
The Partnership challenges all employers in the Buffalo Niagara region to make a new local B2B deal this year. Procuring local goods and services is smart for your business and helps our region as a whole. Learn more: www.thepartnership.org/BuyLocal
At today's Buffalo Niagara Partnership Seminar, Bill Prohn, Managing Director of Dopkins System Consultants, presented an overview of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework. The five core items under NIST are Identify. Protect. Detect. Respond. Recover. Our thanks to Lippes Mathias and WhiteboardIT for their service as co-presenters. For more information about NIST, please contact Bill at email@example.com.
Launches Unshackle Upstate campaign and outlines challenges of doing business in Upstate New York.
Scenes from the Partnership For The Public Good's (PPG) 2014 community agenda announcements. Every year The PPG selects 10 policy planks, or 10 social issues in the western New York area to work on. The PPG usually opens and closes each of their meetings with a form of artistic expression. Here Ms. Hill sings "Let You Hair Down" by Dwele for the audience. The PPG is made up of more than 150 community based organizations working on just, sustainable, and cultural issues. More info about the PPG here
http://www.ultimatemarketingmagician.com founder and Nationally Recognized Marketing Expert and best-selling author Seth Greene shares How To Use Social media to Actually Get New Customers For your Business! *CORRECTION: Buffalo-Niagara Partnership 03/08/13
To learn more about the Giving Library, visit www.givinglibrary.org. Buffalo Bayou Partnership is the Houston non-profit dedicated to revitalizing and transforming Buffalo Bayou, our city's most significant natural resource and historic waterway. The organization was founded in 1986 by Houston's Mayor Kathy Whitmire and the County Judge, to develop a realistic strategy for Buffalo Bayou's development beginning with a park to commemorate Houston's 150th birthday. Since that time, the organization's board and staff have raised more than $120 million for the bayou's revitalization. Hike and bike trails, award winning parks, water quality initiatives, and a host of recreational and cultural activities are among our significant accomplishments.
Daemen College and the National Federation for Just Communities (NFJC) of Western New York have established an educational partnership to advance a community-based support system designed to boost academic achievement in Buffalo public high schools. http://www.daemen.edu/news/Newsreleases/Pages/DaemenNFJCPartnershipAimsToImproveAcademicAchievementInBuffaloPublicSchools.aspx
Ridesharing may not be legal yet in Western New York, but that's not stopping the region for getting ready for it. ◂ WKBW provides local news for all of Western New York, Buffalo, NY and the Niagara Falls NY region 7 Eyewitness News is Buffalo's Source for news, sports, weather, and good things happening every day. For more download the WKBW mobile app: iPhone: http://bit.ly/iOS-wkbw Android: http://bit.ly/wkbw-android
The Say Yes Buffalo partnership is a landmark collaboration that brings together the Buffalo Public School District, the District Parent Coordinating Council, the Buffalo Teachers Federation, the Buffalo Association of Administrators and Supervisors, the City of Buffalo, Erie County, higher education and Say Yes to Education, Inc., with a diverse group of Buffalo area corporate, non-profit, and philanthropic organizations. Their mission is to increase high school and postsecondary completion rates by organizing people, time, money and resources to remove social, behavioral, health, financial and academic barriers to student achievement. Say Yes Buffalo partners believe every student can graduate high school and college when given the proper supports, resources, and opportunities. Say Ye...
The last decade has seen the spontaneous development of a collaborative network of ministries in Buffalo. We see the Holy Spirit at work. These communities and individuals are working together despite theological, philosophical, and cultural differences, for the sake of the glory of the Kingdom of God and the healing of the City of Buffalo. In recent years, several of these groups have begun to collaborate specifically to train and equip women and men for Kingdom work in an urban context. The Buffalo Urban Mission Partnership (BUMP) is the result of this collaboration.
Joined by Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown and members of local law enforcement in Buffalo, Attorney General Schneiderman discussed the first round of awards to law enforcement agencies from his office's inVEST Partnership, a statewide program that offers law enforcement agencies the opportunity to purchase bulletproof vests for sworn officers. In Erie County alone, $156,738.30 will go to local police departments to help buy 375 life-saving vests. Statewide, this first round of funding will distribute over $579,000 for 1,293 vests. More on our announcement → http://on.ny.gov/1p4U7z4 More on the inVEST Partnership → http://on.ny.gov/1jikAD0 And follow the hashtag #NYinVEST on Twitter for updates.
WorldNews.com | 24 May 2018
WorldNews.com | 24 May 2018