Buffalo – Toronto Public Media

WBFO Disabilities Beat

BTPM will restructure and enhance its disabilities reporting as part of the “Disabilities Beat” beginning in 2024 to accommodate longer-format storytelling and deeper exploration of the experiences and challenges of the disability community in WNY. Regular WBFO segments and online resources will increase access to and visibility for this reporting.

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Buffalo, NY
AMOUNT: $80,000
YEAR AWARDED: 2023
WEBSITE: wned.org


Empowering Parents to Advocate for Inclusion

Massachusetts Advocates for Children is working to remove the barriers that exist in education to create equitable opportunities for children and youth to learn, grow, and thrive. The organization focuses its advocacy efforts on children and youth who face significant barriers, inequities, and/or discrimination because of their economic status, disability, race, ethnicity, culture, or immigration … Continued