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March 2019

VIBE’s Community Kickback

March 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Gloria J. Parks Community Center, 3242 Main St.
Buffalo, NY 14212 United States
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BILT and VOICE-Buffalo presents: VOTERS INVOLVED IN BUILDING EQUITY (VIBE) Community Kickback! Please join us for voter registration and an opportunity to get to know folks within your community! Free food and prizes! High school students, if you rep your school you will be entered for a chance to win a prize! New registrants will also be entered for a chance to win a pri

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VIBE’s Community Kickback

March 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Delavan-Grider Community Center, 877 E. Delavan Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14215 United States
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BILT and VOICE-Buffalo presents: VOTERS INVOLVED IN BUILDING EQUITY (VIBE) Community Kickback! Please join us for voter registration and an opportunity to get to know folks within your community! Free food and prizes! High school students, if you rep your school you will be entered for a chance to win a prize! New registrants will also be entered for a chance to win a prize!

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April 2019

BILT & VOICE-Buffalo School Board Candidates Forum

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lafayette Community School, 370 Lafayette Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14213 United States
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Please join us on April 2, 2019, from 6:00-8:00PM at Lafayette High School, VOICE-Buffalo’s Criminal Justice Task Force and the Buffalo Immigrant Leadership Team (BILT) in taking collective action to hold Buffalo Public School Board Candidates accountable to the needs of the people. VOICE and BILT are inviting Candidates to answer questions about commitments to English Language Learner students to raise the ELL graduation rate and to reduce the number of school suspensions in Buffalo Public Schools. ALL SEATS on…

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2019 VOICE-Buffalo Annual Awards Banquet

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, 153 Franklin St.
Buffalo, NY 14202 United States
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Join us in honoring local leaders in social justice! Our Awardees: Nehemiah Award: Betty Jean Grant Faith in Action Award: Elder Kelly Galloway Alagbara Ayaba (Powerful Queen) Award: Jessica Pirro, LMSW Christella Ombeni Community Commitment Awards:  Jericho Road Community Health Center Michael Rogers Robert Spicer Restorative Justice Award:  Pastor James Giles Keynote speaker to be announced! Parking is FREE in the Fernbach Ramp, just down Franklin St. from the Convention Center.  

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VOICE-Buffalo’s Clergy and Faith Leaders Caucus

April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
The Temple of Christ, 1230 Genesee St.
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States
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Please join us for the April meeting of the VOICE-Buffalo's Clergy and Faith Leaders Caucus. Come explore how our diverse faith traditions call us to commit to social justice and bring power to our organizing work. The CFLC is an inter-faith group. Clergy and lay leaders from all faith traditions are welcome! You do not need to be an ordained clergy member to attend.

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May 2019

VOICE-Buffalo Truth Commission

May 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
East High School, 820 Northhampton St.
Buffalo, NY 14211 United States
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Please join us for VOICE-Buffalo's Truth Commission on Thursday, May 2nd 6:00pm-8:00pm at East High School. A Truth Commission is an official, non-judicial forum established to examine the facts, history, and implications of past and present human rights violations against a community. The Truth Commission is being hosted by VOICE-Buffalo's Criminal Justice Task Force to discuss restorative practice, including data, trends, best practices, and stories told by those directly impacted from the community.

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Press Conference to Release Jerome Wright (Clergy and Faith Leaders Caucus is CANCELED)

May 23 @ 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Lafayette Square, Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203 United States
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In lieu of our regularly scheduled Clergy and Faith Leaders Caucus meeting, we are asking all members to join us for a press conference in Lafayette Square tonight at 5:15pm, demanding the immediate release of our brother and colleague Deacon Jerome Wright. Deacon Wright has been incarcerated since before Thanksgiving. He is still incarcerated for a parole violation despite having been cleared of the charges for which he was originally arrested. Jerome is not only a Deacon in VOICE-Buffalo member…

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June 2019

VOICE-Buffalo Membership Council

June 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
YMCA Emslie, 585 William St.
Buffalo, NY 14206 United States
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Please join us for the second quarterly Membership Council meeting on June 3rd from 5:30-7:30 at the YMCA Emslie, located at 585 William Street. We have exciting developments to share with you, including: Leadership Training opportunities to mark on your calendars New Campaigns to get involved in Campaign calls to action to share with your congregation or organization New individual and organizational members to introduce to the group Please consider inviting someone from your member organization or neighborhood to come…

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Accessibility Task Force

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo, 695 Elmwood Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States
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Please join us for the regular monthly meeting of the Accessibility Task Force! We are working on next steps in our campaign to move the DDSO to Buffalo from West Seneca. We are also looking into new campaign possibilities for this fall, with possibilities ranging from housing to mental health services to fair pay for direct care-givers. Come to the meeting and be a part of this crucial work in making our community more accessible and equitable for all!

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Criminal Justice Task Force

June 12 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
VOICE-Buffalo Office, 2495 Main St. Ste. 547
Buffalo, NY 14214 United States
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Please join us for the regular monthly meeting of the Criminal Justice Task Force! We will discuss next steps following the successful election of School Board Members who will be allies to our efforts in Restorative Justice. Come join the conversation and be a part of our movement to build justice through restorative practices and community-based solutions to conflict.

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