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Community Partners

Ways to Work Inc.
Ways to Work Inc.

Ways to Work is a unique Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) based in Milwaukee, WI. They are our programs National office and provide training, support, and resources to help make our local program a success.

CASH
CASH

Creating Assets, Savings & Hope (CASH) Buffalo seeks to increase the financial stability of low-income families by increasing access to tax credits, refunds, and needed income supports; improving financial literacy, and providing opportunities for homeownership, education, or other asset building. They assist our clients by providing one on one coaching to contribute to our clients successful completion of the program.

Care Management Coalition
Care Management Coalition

The Care Management Coalition of Western New York, Inc. collectively fosters the well-being of families and children through strategic advocacy efforts and by improving the quality of service, outcomes and capacity for its members. They have provided our staff with training and have an active representative in our Loan Committee.

FRESH
FRESH

F.R.E.S.H. Counseling Solutions is a nonprofit internet-based Life Coaching agency founded with the purpose of empowering, educating, edifying, and encouraging individuals that have encountered repeated challenges in life. They are a valuable resource for our clients who view our program as an opportunity to address finances as well as other important segments of life.

GPA
GPA

GPA Insurance Agency, Amherst Insurance, Buffalo Insurance, Car Insurance, auto, home, life insurance company. They are a trusted partner in helping our clients navigate through their auto insurance needs, working with our clients to attain the best policy.

Independent Living Center
Independent Living Center

Western New York Independent Living, Inc. family of agencies is a catalyst for systems and individual change, enhancing the quality of life for persons with disabilities, while respecting diversity, and promoting choices and alternatives for independent living in our societies. We collaborate work toward assisting members of the community through financial literacy education and providing mutual referrals.

Learned Leadership Parenting
Learned Leadership Parenting, LLC

Offers interactive workshops to groups, businesses and organizations in Buffalo and Erie County, NY. The workshops take a practical approach to common child rearing issues and provide effective strategies for caregivers of children based on Learned Leadership. We often utilize their services to in educating our clients about proper parenting skills.

Family and Children Services of Niagara, Inc.
Family and Children Services of Niagara, Inc.

Are a private, non-profit family service agency, serving Niagara Community since 1895, providing strength, support, and assistance to individuals and families in need.

Mutual of Omaha
Mutual of Omaha

Mutual of Omaha offers products and services that provide financial protection to help families, individuals, businesses and groups achieve their goals. We have a representative who has recently joined our Loan Committee and we hope to develop our partnership; once our clients are ready to address more advanced personal finance matters they will have a valuable resource to seek assistance.

Consumer Credit Counseling
Consumer Credit Counseling Services Of Buffalo, Inc.

Offer face-to-face credit counseling while providing knowledge and programs to help individuals and households in Western New York. They are a very important partner to our program and we frequently refer clients to seek our assistance to improve their household finances.

Parent Network
Parent Network of WNY

Is a community resource for families of individuals with special needs and for professionals who work with these families. We actively refer our clients to attend their educational programs and workshops as well as to seek services.

Response to Love Center
Response to Love Center

Here, the focus is the holistic treatment of poverty: loving care of the economically deprived, the spiritually poor, the emotionally battered, the isolated, the wounded and the broken. We hope to collaborate and share resources for the benefit our community.

SEFCU
SEFCU

Established in 1934, today SEFCU is among the 50 largest credit unions in the U.S. with $2 billion in assets, 200,000 members, and more than 40 branches in the Capital Region, Binghamton, Syracuse, and Buffalo. We have an active representative in our Loan Committee and we hope to further our partnership by facilitating presentations and workshops to benefit our clients and the community as a whole.

United Way
United Way of Buffalo and Erie County

United Way brings people, organizations and resources together to improve community well being. They are one of our major contributors funding our program since its inception as well as providing valuable resources and trainings to improve our chances of success. They also have a representative providing many years of commitment to service on our Loan Committee.

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Upcoming Events

May
4
Celebration of Friends
Aug
22
Presentation at Salvation Army's Golden Age Center
Aug
31
Hispanic Volunteer Meeting
Aug
31
Kleinhans Music Hall-Concert with Brass Ensemble and mini expo/health fair
Sep
6
New Volunteer Training at American Red Cross
Sep
7
New Volunteer Training at American Red Cross
Sep
8
New Volunteer Training at American Red Cross
Sep
9
New Volunteer Training at American Red Cross
Sep
9
Senior Companion Firehouse Luncheon
Sep
19
Senior Corps Week begins (Corporation for National and Community Service)
Sep
28
Advisory Council Meeting
Oct
26
Advisory Council Meeting
Oct
28
Station Supervisor Meeting
Nov
7
New Volunteer Training
Nov
8
New Volunteer Training
Nov
9
New Volunteer Training
Nov
10
New Volunteer Training
Dec
15
Holiday Celebration
Jan
19
In-Service Training
Jan
30
Station Supervisor Meeting
Feb
16
In-Service Training
Feb
22
Advisory council meeting
Mar
7
Advisory council meeting
Mar
9
Station Supervisors meeting
Mar
15
In-Service Training
Mar
24
"Seniors on the Move" Walk-a-thon