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2009 Fellows

Robert Chudy

Research property ownership and property conditions of neighborhoods on Buffalo’s West Side to identify those burdened by a variety of liens that prevent them from being sold

Robert Chudy

Matthew Scherer

Our mission is to: Promote the growth and development of community-based business; Encourage local purchasing by consumers and businesses; Create opportunities for business leaders to network and share best practices; Devise strategies to help underemployed individuals become more actively engaged in the economy; Advocate for public policies that strengthen independent local businesses, promote economic equity, and protect the environment.

Matthew Scherer

Michael Dolce

Research and campaign design on accountable development policies for Buffalo’s waterfront development

Photo: Mike Dolce
Michael Dolce

Nathan Horrell

The Partnership for the Public Good uses research, advocacy, and communication to promote better public policy for the Buffalo region.

Nathan Horrell

Neresa DeBiasi

The Homeless Alliance of Western New York was created in 1992 by the Erie County Legislature to find ways to reduce homelessness

Neresa DeBiasi