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Help us bring good food to ALL of Buffalo!

Shouldn’t good food access match the needs of the people?  Organizations from across Buffalo are working together to host the People’s Food Movement, a free, public event to ensure that community needs drive food access and policy. Among food policy … Continue reading

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Farm to School Chef Challenge!

On October 3, join local chefs from some of Buffalo’s favorite restaurants and Buffalo Public School students as they compete in the second annual Buffalo Farm to School Chef Challenge to develop new menu ideas for the Buffalo Public School’s … Continue reading

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Teenagers! Meeting for MAP’s School-Year Jobs for Youth

MAP is getting ready to hire a team of young people to work with us through the 2016-2017 school year and we want you to apply. Come (and bring your parents) to a meeting on Tuesday, September 20th at 5:30 … Continue reading

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Please help us raise $1,500 for #NESAWG2016

Three adult chaperones and six teenagers are working on raising money to attend NESAWG’s conference in Hartford, Connecticut, this November.  This year’s conference is extra important to MAP, because NESAWG is offering a youth track — with workshops designed by … Continue reading

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Farmer Info Needed!

MAP’s partner, the Buffalo Public Schools Food Service Department, is seeking input from New York State farmers interested in supplying some of the district’s fresh produce needs for the 2016-2017 school year, for the Buffalo Farm to School initiative. CLICK … Continue reading

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20+ New Youth Start Working at MAP

In early July, more than 20 new teenage employees started working at MAP thanks to the the City of Buffalo’s Mayor Summer Internship Program and Buffalo Employment Training Center’s Summer Youth Program.  They joined nearly ten specialists who have already … Continue reading

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MAP Youth Khadijah Wins 100% Recognition

Several 100% billboards have appeared throughout our city calling attention to community leaders who are transitioning Buffalo to a clean energy economy.  Our very own Khadijah Hussein, was one of the awardees who now has a billboard on Niagara Street … Continue reading

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Taste Test Thursday Volunteer Calendar

Buffalo Farm to School Taste Test Thursday Volunteer Schedule

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Mobile Market Intern Needed on Thursday Evenings!

MAP is seeking to fill an internship position on Thursday evenings! Applications are due July 22, 2016, to: danielle@mass-ave.org. MAP’s Mobile Market is an initiative that combats food inequity head-on by bringing fresh and affordable produce to neighborhoods across Buffalo. … Continue reading

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Crossroads Collective local hosts for CommonBound 2016!

Register for CommonBound, and join over 700 people in Buffalo, with powerful visions for the future: a cross-section of community leaders, thinkers, and practitioners from around the world, including the New Economy Coalition’s 140-plus member organizations. Participants will share strategies … Continue reading

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