Press Releases: 2016

Newly formed Crossroads Collective seeks green economy for Buffalo

Eight local agencies who advocate for community causes are launching a new partnership that will push for economic, social and racial equality through the development of a green economy in Buffalo. What is known as the Crossroads Collective was introduced …

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$4 Million Grant to Help Coalition Push Green Energy Initiatives

A coalition of eight local groups announced Thursday an effort to bring renewable energy and good-paying energy jobs to the Buffalo Niagara region. Crossroads Collective will pursue its goals with $500,000 a year over the next eight years, thanks to …

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Accepting Nominations for 2016 Honorees

What was the most innovative campaign you saw in 2015? Who took their work to the next level? Who had a major victory to advance the cause of economic justice? These are the questions we you to keep in mind …

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Need for racial, economic equality cited at MLK service

Release Date: January 19, 2016 OLEAN — Speakers honored the memory of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday in a ceremony at the Lincoln Park gazebo. Guest speaker, the Rev. Kim Rossi of St. Stephen’s Church, said, “In …

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Breaking Faith: An Appeal for Justice

As community leaders in the Greater Buffalo area served by Catholic Health, we wish to bring to your attention the recent report by the Workers’ Rights Board of Buffalo’s Coalition for Economic Justice. The report highlights multiple areas where Catholic …

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