Adoption S.T.A.R. is a non-profit, New York State authorized adoption agency specializing in identifying homes for infants who are at risk for entering the foster care system. Offers the experience of adoption, a full training curriculum, advocacy assistance and comprehensive resources on adoption. These services allow prospective adoptive parents and birth parents to explore all the adoption options and to receive the appropriate information and education necessary to access those options. Very accepting of all types of families. Sliding fee scale.
Buddies combines the local neighborhood bar with a night club. They have moved to the corner of Franklin and Mohawk across the street from the convention center and the Sattler Hotel. Buddies is one of the oldest bars and has a long tradition of community involvement. It has many sports teams and offers Leather and Bears groups, among many others, a place to gather. It offers darts, a pool table and music videos. It serves as the home for the Buffalo Bears and the Buffalo Bolt leather groups.
Cathode Ray gay bar & lounge on Allen Street in Buffalo, NY. Featuring a music video system with flat panel TV’s and a huge library of the hottest videos. Lots of events, as is evident from their website. Club crowd and neighborhood crowd as well. Good after work spot, too.