Business Development Specialist Essence Sweat Joins the UDCDA Team!

Essence is a Los Angeles native with deep familial roots in Buffalo, NY. She was raised by a creative and exuberant mother and analytical and strategic father. Her upbringing was a continuous lesson on the importance of integrating effective design and development...

AmeriCorps VISTA Sarah Mercer joins the UDCDA Team!

Sarah is currently serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA with the University District Community Development Association. She graduated in June 2019 from the University of Toronto with a bachelor’s degree in economics and mathematics. Raised in Amherst, she is glad to be back...

Gloria J. Parks Summer Slam 2019

Join the summer camp crew at Gloria J. Parks Community Center on Thursday, August 15th from 10AM – 3PM for the 2019 Summer Slam, an 11 & under basketball tournament. Taking place at the Community Center (3242 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214), the tournament...