General News

WNY Prosperity Fellow Allie Smith joins the UDCDA team this summer!

Raised in Poughkeepsie, New York, Allie is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in environmental design with a minor in art history at the University at Buffalo. Since moving to Western New York for her college career, Allie have fallen in…
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At the Crossroads of Creativity

Can you believe it’s May already? After a long winter, it’s finally time to put away that heavy jacket and go outside to enjoy Spring in Buffalo! And, what better way to do that than to take a stroll along…
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The UDCDA Welcomes New Community Development Coordinator

After an extremely long and difficult selection process, we’re excited to welcome Stephanie Bucalo to the UDCDA staff as the Community Development Coordinator! The newly created position will continue to support the UDCDA’s economic and community development work, including a focus…
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BOOM – Spring Break POP UP!

Gloria J Parks, Afterschool program is offering a POP UP, Spring break camp from April 2nd – April 6th for FIRST – FOURTH Grade students.  This camp is for our Partner schools, BPS school #17, #54, #32, #81, #89, St…
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Can You Hear Me Now? Before They’re Famous: A Teen Showcase

Buffalo, N.Y. – Buffalo teens will be presenting original work in a showcase performance, called Can You Hear Me Now? Before They’re Famous, on Tuesday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m. at the Shea’s Smith Theater, 658 Main Street.  Young artists…
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