Quick Facts

The Mission

The Buffalo Urban League’s Mission is to empower African Americans, other minorities and disadvantaged individuals to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.


Programs In








Programs Offered

Family Preservation and Support

Workforce Development-Education, Job Training and Employment

Housing and Community Development

Foster Care and Adoption

Five Point

Empowerment Strategy

Education & Youth

Ensuring the education of all children by providing access to early childhood literacy, after-care programs and post-secondary scholarship.


Investing in the financial literacy and employability of adults through job training, homeownership and entrepreneurship.

Health & Quality of Life

Promoting community wellness through a focus on prevention, including fitness, nutrition and access to affordable healthcare. 

Civic Engagement & Leadership

Encouraging all people to take an active role to improve quality of life through participation in community service and public policy initiatives. 

Civil Rights & Racial Justice

Guaranteeing equal participation in all facets of American society through proactive public policies and community-based programs. 


Over the course of the year, our staff and volunteers work diligently to promote achievement for all by encouraging individuals, supporting families and strengthening community.

Buffalo Urban League • 15 Genesee Street • Buffalo, NY 14203-1405

Call Us: 716.250.2400

©  2020 Buffalo Urban League | All Rights Reserved | Powered by The AppleTree Agency

  • BUL Facebook
  • BUL Twitter
  • BUL Instagram
  • BUL Vimeo