The Belle Center




Our Mission: To offer innovative educational, social and community building services for children, youth, senior citizens and families living in Western New York.

The Belle Center is featured in the Buffalo Business First All About Nonprofits Publication, a 2011 recipient of: the Theatre of Youth-Toy Box Bash Award For Community Guardians That Make A Difference In The Lives Of WNY Children & The NYS Youth Bureau Association Award


The Belle Center is home to Buffalo AmeriCorps, a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service! *Buffalo AmeriCorps is its own entity based at The Belle Center and is separate from other AmeriCorps programs in WNY.

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Monday September 1
Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Wednesday September 3
10:00am to 12:00pm West Side Mobile Safety Net Coalition Meeting – Senior Area

Friday September 5
9:30am to 2:00pm Food Bank – Senior Area

6:00pm to 9:00pm Game Changers Basketball Skills/Life Skills Training Program

Saturday September 6
12:00pm to 3:00pm Puerto Rican Day Parade

Tuesday September 9
6:00am to 9:00pm Primary Election Day – Gym

12:30pm to 2:00pm NLAAD committee Meeting – Conference Room

4:00pm to 7:00pm Kaleida Health: Connecting Kids to Coverage – Front Lobby

Thursday September 11 and Friday September 12
Buffalo AmeriCorps Travel to Albany for the 20th Anniversary Celebration of AmeriCorps and the Annual Kick-Off Celebration

Friday September 19
9:30am to 2:00pm Food Bank – Senior Area

1:00pm to 9:00pm National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

3:00pm to 4:00pm Book Bus for After School Program and Day Care

Saturday September 20
West Side Day at the Art Gallery