Community Bulletin Board

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE DAY 2018

Restoring the Present, Honoring the Past

What is Restorative Justice?
(n.) An approach to justice focused on the needs of the victims, offenders and the involved community.
You’re welcome to join us Saturday, April 21 Diefendorf Hall at UB South Campus. FREE and OPEN to the public with lunch provided. Hear keynote speaker Nancy Reistenberg who is a Restorative Practices Specialist with over 30 years of experience in violence prevention education, child sexual abuse prevention, and restorative measures in schools. She’s the author of “Circle in the Square: Building Community and Repairing Harm in Schools”.
To register, click here.

 

Puerto Rico Hurricane Maria Relief Fund

WE’RE BETTER TOGETHER!

Join multiple agencies who are unifying to hep 500 families who have come to Buffalo to restart after Hurricane Maria. They are working on housing, but need furnishings, household items, personal care items.

DONATE 

Furniture – St. Vincent de Paul, 1298 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209. weekdays 9:00am-4:00pm, Call 882-3360.
Winter Clothing, Household Items – Ladies of Charity, 1122 Broadway Ave, Buffalo, NY 14212, weekdays 10:00am-3:00pm, Call 895-4001.

GIVE

Give money toward security deposits and rent through this Go Fund Me Page

CONNECT 

Stay connected to the efforts and progress through the Facebook page

PRAY 

Pray for families as they set up homes, as they prepare for winter in Buffalo, and as they make a transition to a new city.

 

Employment Opportunity:

True Community Development Corporation’s (True Bethel Church) Multicultural Hospitality and Tourism Exploration Initiative is looking for students 18-35+ with a high school diploma or GED interested in careers in hotel services and the restaurant industry. These classes are free and our goal is to make you the #1 employee in the restaurant and hotel industry. Program runs 10 weeks, 5 hrs/week Monday & Wednesday evenings. Call to register at: 895-7019.

 

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