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Our programs in your community

The Office of Government and Community Relations hosts a core series of programs to help meet the community's needs.

  • School Supply Drive
    7/25/23
    Our university employees donate thousands of supplies at the start of every academic year to support the brightest young minds throughout the city.
  • Community Day
    9/7/21
    Every spring and fall UB students roll up their sleeves and join with community members to work on neighborhood improvement projects.
  • Campaign for the Community
    2/9/17
    UB’s nationally recognized SEFA campaign gives employees the opportunity to donate to organizations in Western New York and beyond.
  • UB on the Green
    7/17/24
    UB on the Green is a free family friendly concert series featuring fun and interactive activities that highlight the exciting things happening at UB.
  • Operation Doorhanger
    7/24/23
    Each year before the start of the academic year, UB distributes kits containing tips on how to be a good neighbor as well as other important information to students and neighborhood residents.
  • University Savings Card
    11/19/18
    Show your UB ID card when you shop at participating businesses, and you’ll get special discounts and other incentives.
  • Adopt a Family
    11/19/18
    UB departments make the holidays brighter by providing gift wish items for dozens of families every year.
  • UB Neighbor
    6/8/23
    Our newsletter provides information on the latest UB initiatives and collaborations in the community