Western New York YouthBuild

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Buffalo congressman Brian Higgins announced a $1.5 million federal grant for the Service Collaborative of Western New York Monday. The grant will support the collaborative’s YouthBuild: Leaders Under Construction program.

‘Buffalo Beds’ for children living in poverty

Dec 15, 2017
WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

A special delivery arrived at the Matt Urban Hope Center Thursday in Buffalo that will provide beds for children in need. WBFO’s senior reporter Eileen Buckley says it is part of a new program called 'Beds for Buffalo' provided by The Service Collaborative of Western New York.

'Film Good/Do Good' debuts in Buffalo

Jun 15, 2016

The first-of-its-kind community service initiative called 'Film Good/Do Good' debuted in Buffalo.  Some production team members from the film Marshall worked alongside local students from Western New York YouthBuild.  WBFO's Senior Reporter Eileen Buckley says they worked on a Habitat for Humanity home in the inner-city.