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How We Celebrate the Season of Gratitude
Last year the BFNC “Be A Good Neighbor” Turkey and Grocery Giveaway showed us the large community need. 2021 we were committed to continue the service to our neighbors. Thank...
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SELF CARE IS THE FOCUS: Introducing the Age Mastery Program Workshops
The Aging Mastery Program (AMP) is a lifestyle workshop series open to seniors, caregivers, and the community that explores pathways that that help create a positive attitude ab...
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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE BFNC FREE TAX PROGRAM
THE COMMUNITY NEEDS YOUR EXPERTISE and TALENTS. Consider volunteering to assist with the BFNC's FREE Tax Preparation Services. As a volunteer, you'll get all the training you ...
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TAX SEASON PREPARATION: BFNC IS HOSTING TWO TAX VOLUNTEER SESSIONS
THE COMMUNITY NEED YOUR EXPERTISE and TALENTS. Consider volunteering to assist with the BFNC's FREE Tax Preparation Services. LEARN MORE at one of the ZOOM Information Sessions ...
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BUFFALO FEDERATION OF NEIGHBORHOOD CENTERS IS BUILDING A FOUNDATION OF COMMUNITY SERVICE “WE ARE REIMAGING COMMUNITY”
We continue to celebrate the opening of the Westminster Commons affordable senior apartments by hosting a Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers (BFNC) community outreach to...
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BFNC of NIAGARA PROVIDES INFORMATION and CONNECT RENTERS WITH EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE
BFNC of Niagara is now expanding its services to assist individuals and families with Emergency Rental Assistance. The Emergency Rental Assistance Program assists households ...
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WESTMINSTER COMMONS NEW SENIOR HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IS A COLLABORATIVE PROJECT FOCUSED ON COMMUNITY
Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers Reimagines An Eastside Community with New Affordable Senior Housing and A Renovated Community House (Buffalo, New York) The Buff...
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NEW CEO FEATURED IN BUFFALO BUSINESS FIRST
Lessons learned: Incoming BFNC CEO Chandra Redfern sets leadership strategy Jul 14, 2021, 6:00am    Article written by Business First Reporter, Tracey Drury Photo by JOED VI...
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BFNC BOARD ANNOUNCES NEW CEO
The BFNC Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Chandra Redfern, MS as the agency’s next CEO.  Chandra, the former BFNC Chief Operating Officer, is a senior level executiv...
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BFNC OF NIAGARA COUNTY INFORMATION CAMPAIGN TO ASSIST RENTERS IMPACTED BY COVID -19
NIAGARA COUNTY residents watch for the new Exterior Bus Signs.  Please share the information with family and friends. We are proud to be part of the community outreach for t...
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Buffalo News Story HELPS US TELL THE STORY OF COMMUNITY: Do You have a Westminster House Story?
Westminster Community House plans open house and a look back Anne Neville Oct 10, 2021 Updated Oct 10, 2021 We thank The Buffalo News for Helping Our Outreach Proje...
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Spectrum News Story Features A CALL TO COMMUNITY: Have a Westminster House Story?
Westminster Community House seeks stories from its more than century of community assistance By Viktoria Hallikaar City of Buffalo PUBLISHED 7:54 AM ET Nov. 09, 2021 ...
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BFNC FALL 2021 COMMUNITY EVENTS
Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers Community Events for Fall 2021 I. Tuesday, November 9, 2021, A Fruit Belt Neighborhood Conversation The BFNC New CEO, Chandra Re...
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BFNC FALL COMMUNITY EVENTS
Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers Community Events for Fall 2021 I. Tuesday, November 9, 2021, A Fruit Belt Neighborhood Conversation The BFNC New CEO, Chandra Re...
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