About MUC

The Polish Community Center of Buffalo, Inc., now doing business as the Lt. Col. Matt Urban Human Services Center of WNY (MUC) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit with a mission to revitalize neighborhoods, serve families and change lives.

Our Core Values

Our commitment to the community is to render our programs and services

  • with compassion, respect and integrity
  • in an effective manner
  • that are always reliable and accountable
  • embracing diversity
  • while taking the path that is progressive

It is with these values in mind that we create programs to improve the quality of residential housing, and by developing sustainable projects to improve the East Side of Buffalo and Western New York.

The Matt Urban Center’s Mission is to provide programs that revitalize neighborhoods, serve families and change lives.


Our Sites:

Main Offices: 1081 Broadway

Polonia Hall/Matt Urban Hope Center: 385 Paderewski Drive

TJ Dulski Community Center, 129 Lewis Street

Thomas J. Wojnar Senior Apartments, 104 Lewis Street

Anna Walentynowicz Apartments, 185 Rother Avenue

Monroe Place Apartments, 296 Monroe Street

Hope Gardens Supportive Housing, 58 Oberlin Avenue

Hope House Apartments: 243 Sears Street

Hope House Emergency Shelter: 586 Genesee Street