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Buffalo ReUse Timeline
Organized in 2006, incorporated in 2007
Opened the reclaimed materials store in 2008
Extensive community programming 2008-2011
Completed 200th building deconstruction, 2011
Peak annual sales of $750,000 in 2010
Peak employment of 15 in 2010
New Board of Directors, December 2022
Store closes, sales transferred to ReUse Action, December 2022
Community programming revived, Spring 2023
We continue to work with others to improve the quality of life in Buffalo’s neighborhoods, including personal and community safety, food security, mental and physical health.
Make Buffalo Green
We continue our work on community gardens, tree planting, beautification and cleanup.
Educate & Mentor Young Adults
We continue to guide young adults between 18 and 30 to develop the skills they need to support themselves and their community, expand their horizons and thrive.
Advocate for ReUse
We continue our work researching, experimenting, reporting and advocating for increased material reclamation and reuse.