Hope Center

The Matt Urban Hope Center responds to the needs of the community by hosting family-focused events, informative workshops, free tax preparation, benefits screening, housing and job assistance.  We assist individuals who are homeless and those at risk of becoming homeless. Additionally we serve five dinners per week which is open and free to the community.


~Financial Wellness (credit & budgeting)

~Food Pantry

~Personal Essentials Pantry  
Open the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Thursday of each month at 1:30 PM as supplies last. First come, first served.  

~Clothing Boutique

~Birthday Toy Giveaway Program
One toy per child with proof of guardianship, while supplies last. 

~Baby Needs Program
Available every day from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

~Housing Search

~Health Fairs

~Job Fairs


Find out more:

Urban Diner

Homeless Outreach

Hope Works

Hope Center Location

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday from 11am – 5pm

385 Paderewski Drive | Buffalo, NY  14212 | (716) 893-7222 x 310