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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.
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
We were on a mission to find the best things to do in Buffalo, NY and were really surprised at all the thing you can do! Buffalo has a ton of culture, ever-present history and some amazing food to eat. We visited Buffalo's Canalside, Riverworks, Larkin Square for Food Truck Tuesday and we even took a kayak tour down the river with Elevator Alley Kayak. In the end we were amazed that there were so many fun things to do in Buffalo and know we'll be back to experience more of the city soon. This video was made in partnership with Visit Buffalo Niagara. If you're planning on visiting Buffalo, or even if you live there, Elevator Alley Kayak Tours is a must! You can rent your own or take a tour. Your tour guide will take you down the Buffalo River and explain the history of the river, grain e...
A unique partnership among three local charities is providing crucial job skills to those in need. For the past month, eight people have been enrolled in a Salvation Army employment services program that includes an internship with West Side Ministries and a workplace laboratory at Vive la Casa, the country's largest shelter for immigrants seeking asylum in this country. Along with classroom training and coaching, the group also learned about various "soft" job skills like positive attitude, task managem ◂ 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 ...
A number of businesses and organizations, led by the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, help lure OneJet to resurrect direct daily flight to and from Albany. Dottie Gallagher-Cohen, president and CEO of the Partnership, talked about the benefits of this service.
What is BUMP? 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. Tell me more... The Buffalo Urban Mission Partnership offers hands-on experience for the future. Our cities are centers of culture. Within Buffalo are found all of the issues facing the Church of t...
The University at Buffalo and regional partners have received $9.8 million from the National Science Foundation to expand a teacher-focused initiative to change how science is taught in Buffalo Public Schools. The program, led by UB, Buffalo Public Schools, Buffalo State College and the Buffalo Museum of Science, throws the community's diverse resources behind reforming science education, primarily by improving teachers' skills and knowledge.
The Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Partnership at University at Buffalo is a promising program that aims to transform how science is taught in the Buffalo Public Schools. The focus of the ISEP is the critical middle school experiences of students in science and engineering, as they transition to high school. The project uses an innovative approach to teacher professional development among high-needs urban schools (including “feeder” middle schools and their corresponding high schools). This is accomplished through courses and interdisciplinary research experience, development of science and technology classroom materials aligned with state science learning standards, and inquiry-based curricula. Sample research topics include nanotechnology, molecular biology, pharmacokinetics, ...
The Buffalo Niagara Partnership announces a strategic agreement with the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce and the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. The agreement creates effective shortcuts for members to easily connect with other business leaders on both sides of the border, empowering members to seek business-to-business relationships to address their unique challenges and opportunities.
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
The fight against HIV/Aids in the Buffalo City has received a shot in the arm. A public-private partnership between the Eastern Cape government and the German Development Bank.... will see through For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news
Launches Unshackle Upstate campaign and outlines challenges of doing business in Upstate New York.
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
Jack Ampuja, President, Supply Chain Optimizers, NY and Toronto, Chairman, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership's Logistics Council, talks about the impact that the economy has on local logistics and beyond, and the opportunities for our economy.