Become a Partner

BEOC provides leadership to the Western New York region by offering Academic, Vocational, and Work Readiness training to eligible individuals. Our goal is to create programs that mirror the market and result in job placement for our graduates. BEOC welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with community and business partners on strategic initiatives and meeting employment demand. 

If you are interested in partnering with BEOC, please contact Lynette Towns at (716) 645-1869 or email


Examples of mutually beneficial affiliations include partnerships and student internships:

  • Buffalo City Mission
  • Buffalo Employment Training Center
  • Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Development Consortium
  • Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Investment Board
  • Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers (Vita Tax)
  • Buffalo Urban League
  • Intuit Turbo Tax
  • Microsoft
  • New York State Department of Labor
  • King Urban Life Center
  • United Way of Buffalo and Erie County (CASH Program) (Vita Tax)

University Partnerships

  • School of Dental Medicine (Facilities and Training)
  • School of Dental Medicine, Continuing Education (ADAPT Dental Assistant Certification Program for Working Professionals)