Healthy and financially secure families are the key to a strong, vibrant community. With your generosity, we can continue to offer comprehensive support that helps children and families achieve their highest educational, health and employment potential.
When the ties that bind families together are frayed, the very core of our community is weakened. It is this truth that serves as the impetus for the Buffalo Urban League’s concentration on the family unit.
This is a critical moment for the future of equity in New York’s education system. New York’s leaders are making big decisions about our schools thanks to a new law called the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). If the state makes good decisions, ESSA can encourage schools to raise achievement for ALL of their students...