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BUFFALO CITY MISSION

Be a Good Neighbor
to the Hurting & Homeless

With the support of our community, we create lasting change for the thousands of men, women and children in Western New York experiencing poverty, hunger and homelessness.

Programs that restore hurting lives

Men’s Ministries

Men’s Ministries

Hurting men receive freedom from the past and hope for the future.
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Women’s Ministries

Women’s Ministries

Women & Moms with their children have a safe haven and a fresh start in their lives.
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Children’s Ministries

Children’s Ministries

Children are given the chance to learn, grow & experience God's love in their lives.
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Community Services

Community Services

Impoverished neighbors in the community have access to the support they need to get back on their feet.
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RESTORED LIVES

Meet Frank

Frank sat alone in his apartment, hungry, sad and frightened.

He’d struggled with depression all his life, but he’d always managed to work, take care of himself and find some joy in living.

Then the pandemic hit in 2020 and a mandated quarantine left him isolated and idle, sending his depression spiraling out of control. He stopped eating and caring for himself, compromising his health and threatening his life.
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RESTORED LIVES

Meet Lisa

Lisa moved to Buffalo with big dreams for her future.
“I really wanted to be a social worker, and I came here to go to college.” She and her son moved into campus family housing, and then the unexpected happened.

“The pandemic hit, and everything went crazy,” Lisa says. Her classes went online, and her son’s schooling became virtual, too.

“I had to choose between educating myself or educating my son… I chose my son.”
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RESTORED LIVES

Meet Lisa

Lisa moved to Buffalo with big dreams for her future.

“I really wanted to be a social worker, and I came here to go to college.” She and her son moved into campus family housing, and then the unexpected happened.

“The pandemic hit, and everything went crazy,” Lisa says. Her classes went online, and her son’s schooling became virtual, too.

“I had to choose between educating myself or educating my son… I chose my son.”

Give now to help men, women and children overcome homelessness & find a path to better lives.

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Ways to Take Action

Volunteer

Volunteers are critical in many areas throughout the Mission. Click below to find ways to serve.

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Give Monthly
Become a Monthly Hope Partner. Your gifts each month support meals & care for hurting neighbors all year long. LEARN MORE
Leave a Legacy

Help people facing poverty & homelessness years from now by planning a future gift today.

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Corporate Engagement

Find out how to connect your organization and team with opportunities that help our local community.

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Buffalo City Mission’s vision is to restore hope to the homeless and hurting of Western New York.

Our ladies at Cornerstone had a great Craft and Snack event last night put on by one of our wonderful volunteers, Jessica! Jessica brought clay pots for the ladies to paint and decorate, along with succulents and flowers to fill them with! 🪴🌷Thank you again, Jessica, for providing such a wonderful craft night for these ladies. They had SO much fun!! #BuffaloCityMission #craftnight #buffalony ... See MoreSee Less
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We had a Juneteenth lunch at our Men's Center today, and it was great! Our kitchen served up some roasted ham, mac and cheese, chicken, and some delicious cake for dessert! We have been having so much fun so far this summer putting these events on for our Residents! ❤🖤💚#BuffaloCityMission #Juneteenth #buffalony ... See MoreSee Less
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