The Old First Ward Community Center

Free Writing Center at the OFWCC Resource Center

A free writing center is now available in the OFW Resource Center. A University at Buffalo-trained Writing Consultant will be available to assist you with any writing needs, including school homework, college entrance essays, resumes, creative writing, letters to the editor, and many more. Our first session with be Tuesday, March 19 from 2-4pm.

Please contact John Marsland at 716-856-8613 x. 112 or for more information."

62 Republic Street

Buffalo, NY 14204

September - June the Community Center is open Monday through Friday 8:00am - 9:00pm

July & August the Community Center is open Monday through Friday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Please check our calendar for holiday hours

Phone: (716)856-8613

Fax: (716) 856-8273

The Old First Ward Community Association was recently recognized for our transparency with a Silver Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile!

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