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2020 Spring Newsletter

Posted 5 days ago

Check out what our schools are doing for Distance Learning and stay connected by following us on Social Media.

Winter 2020 Newsletter

Posted 3 months ago

Read about what's new in Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, including our holiday celebrations, a UB dental partner spotlight, and Westminster's literacy and science nights!

Parent Spotlight: Kendra

Posted 5 months ago

At Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, we believe that when parents succeed, their children succeed as well.  Kendra Campbell is a true success story of the Two-Generation (Parent Achievement Zone: PAZ) work accomplished at BPN!

Fall 2019 Newsletter

Posted 8 months ago

Read about what's new in Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, including a Gerard Place partner spotlight, our new Playworks program, first day of school and M&T volunteers in our community!

Promise Scholar Spotlight: Malonya

Posted 8 months ago

Malonya is a Promise Scholar in her senior year. Read her story!

Summer Newsletter 2019

Posted 11 months ago

Read about what's new in Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, including the Westminster Community Charter School Plaza Events Performance, the Promise Scholars Celebration, and the end of the year carnival at Saturday Academy!

WCCS Celebrates the Coding Club

Posted 1 year ago

M&T Bank volunteers host a fun and educational Coding Club at Westminster Community Charter School. Read more about the club and the celebration of their successful completion!

The Buffalo Bills Visit Our Schools

Posted 1 year ago

Read about the Buffalo Bills visit to Highgate Heights!

Winter Newsletter 2019

Posted 1 year ago

Read about what's new in Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, including the opening of our second Children's Academy location at Gerard Place, M&T in the BPN Community, our holiday celebrations, and a partner spotlight featuring WNY united.

Mentoring Matters: Kim & Ciraha

Posted 1 year ago

Kim, one of our newest M&T Bank mentors tells us about her journey with her new little, Ciraha!

Mentoring Matters: Brad & Artie

Posted 1 year ago

In recognition of National Mentoring Month, Brad discusses his experience as a BPN mentor!

Mentoring Matters: Renee & Heaven

Posted 1 year ago

One of our BPN Mentors, Renee, tells us about her experience as Big Sister!

BPN Celebrates the Promise Scholars

Posted 1 year ago

BPN hosts a celebratory evening for the Promise Scholars, including the very first cohort to graduate and head on to college.

Buffalo East Side library reopens to the public [WGRZ]

Posted 2 years ago

City officials gathered for an event that marked the near-complete renovation of the Westminster Community Charter School Library on Buffalo's East Side. The library went through almost half of one million dollars in …

Renovations unveiled at Westminster Community Charter School [WGRZ]

Posted 2 years ago

If you had a library renovation plan with a $500,000 budget, what would you build? For Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, their answer to that question will be unveiled at 3:00 on Wednesday afternoon, from the Westminster Community Charter School …

The Westminster Community Charter School Library will have a ribbon cutting [WGRZ]

Posted 2 years ago

A library on Buffalo's east side is re-opening today after a summer full of renovations. The Westminster Community Charter School Library will have a ribbon cutting today to mark the completion of the half million dollar project.

Buffalo Promise Neighborhood

Buffalo Promise Neighborhood is a long-term collaboration between M&T Bank and its community to empower schools, students, and families. We understand that learning and opportunity are intrinsically connected, and that success is most meaningful when its shared by everyone.