Buffalo 5/14 Response Opportunities


FeedMore WNY
Volunteer at the Resource Council of WNY emergency food distribution
Volunteer at Johnnie B. Wiley Pavilion emergency food distribution

Donate Food and Supplies

Buffalo Community Fridge
247 East Ferry Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
10 am–4 pm daily

  • Items needed: Fresh fruit and produce, pantry staples

Every Bottom Covered
Delavan Grider Community Center
877 E. Delavan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215

  • Items needed: Disposable diapers (sizes N–7), pull-ups (sizes 2T–5T), wipes, formula, diaper cream, feminine hygiene products (pads, tampons, panty liners)

Feed Buffalo
Organic, Safe, and Halal Food Resource Center
456 Massachusetts Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14213

  • Emergency response items needed: Prepaid gas cards, gift cards to grocery stores, and items for children ages 2 and under
  • Items always needed: Pasta, dates, chickpeas, coconut water, organic cane sugar, organic tomato paste/sauce, Jasmine rice/Basmati rice, organic coconut oil/virgin olive oil, almond milk or oat milk, organic brown eggs, toilet tissue

FeedMore WNY
91 Holt Street
Buffalo, NY 14206
Monday–Friday, 8 am–4 pm
Saturday, 8 am–12 pm 

  • Items needed: Non-perishable protein items, shelf-stable fruits and vegetables, beverages and snack items, toilet paper, personal care products, and diapers

Rooted in Love Inc.
670 Riley Street
Buffalo, NY 14211

  • Items needed: Fresh fruits, fresh vegetables (leafy greens, peppers, broccoli, potatoes, yams, etc.), herbs, condiments, sauces, pasta, dairy products, canned goods (beans, soup, canned veggies), cereal (hot or cold), snacks (cookies, applesauce, trail mix, crackers), hygiene products (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, lotion, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, feminine products, toilet paper, diapers/Depends, adult/baby wipes, baby formula, paper towels, razors, shaving cream)

Donate Money

Feed Buffalo: Community Support to Feed the East Side of Buffalo

FeedMore WNY Emergency Response Fund

Buffalo 5/14 Survivors Fund
Established by the National Compassion Fund in partnership with Tops

Buffalo Together Community Response Fund
Coordinated by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo and United Way of Buffalo & Erie County

Stay Informed, Stay Involved

African American Cultural Center
African Heritage Food Co-op
Black Love Resists in the Rust
Black Monarchy
Buffalo Freedom Gardens
The Challenger News
Colored Girls Bike Too
Durham’s Maternal Stress-Free Zone
Every Bottom Covered
Feed Buffalo
Open Buffalo
Salud Market
Wakanda Alliance
WNY Mobile Ops
Zawadi Books