Clients & Partners

UBRI clients and partners include non-profits, community development corporations, consulting firms, university/research institutions, government agencies, foundations, business associations/chamber of commerce groups and civic groups.

Below is a sample list of current and former clients and partners we’ve worked with.


Amherst Industrial Development Agency
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York
Border Policy Research Institute of Western Washington University
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
Buffalo Niagara Enterprise
Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
Buffalo Niagara Partnership
Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy
Buffalo Promise Neighborhood
Catholic Medical Partners/Catholic Health System PPS
Cattaraugus-Allegany-Erie-Wyoming BOCES
City of Buffalo
City of Niagara Falls
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Eco_logic STUDIO
Ecology & Environment
Empire State Development (New York State)
Erie County Industrial Development Agency
Food Systems Planning and Healthy Communities Lab (UB)
FTI Consulting Center for Healthcare Economics and Policy
Greater Buffalo-Niagara Regional Transportation Council (GBNRTC)
Hatch Mott MacDonald
Health Foundation for Western and Central New York
Highland Planning
HMS Associates
Industries for the Blind of New York State
Jackson Parker Communications
LaBella Associates
Larkin Development Group
Local Initiative Support Corporation Buffalo
McKinsey & Company
Millennium Care Collaborative PPS
Mobile Safety-Net Team (The John R. Oishei Foundation)
National Grid
New York State Education Department
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
NYS Department of Transportation
O-H Community Partners
Olmsted Center for Sight
P2 Collaborative of WNY
Restore our Community Coalition (ROCC)
Richardson Center Corporation
Roxanne Kise Consulting
Southtowns Community Enhancement Coalition
State University of New York
SUNY Fredonia
The Brookings Institution
The John R. Oishei Foundation
The Nature Conservancy
The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
The Pathfinders
Trowbridge Wolf Michaels Landscape Architects
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Department of Transportation
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County
University at Buffalo
University Heights Collaborative
Visit Buffalo Niagara
Watts Architecture & Engineering
Western New York Consortium of Higher Education
Western New York Grantmakers Association
WNY Women’s Fund