Heart of the City Neighborhoods, Inc. (HOCN) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that exists to create, facilitate and support housing and neighborhood development in Buffalo’s core communities.

HOCN News

Spring Tree Planting

Heart of the City Neighborhoods, Inc. will be holding a Spring Tree Planting this April in the Lower West Side! In collaboration with Green Options Buffalo, Keep Western New York Beautiful, and Buffalo Green Fund, Inc. we will be planting 100 trees in the West Side of Buffalo! Volunteers are needed to plant the trees- …

2nd Annual Kickball Tournament Announced!

Heart of the City will be hosting our annual fundraiser, the 2nd Annual Kickball Tournament on June 4th at LaSalle Park from 12pm-6pm! This fundraiser is an effort to support neighborhood revitalization, and enjoy a healthy kickoff to the summer!  This event will feature local organizations, community members, friends, and family from across Western New …

Volunteers Needed: Spring Tree Planting!

Heart of the City is pleased to announce that we will holding a Spring Tree Planting on April 16th! In collaboration with Green Options Buffalo, Heart of the City will be planting 100 trees throughout the West Side of Buffalo. The planting will take place on Saturday, April 16th from 9am-12pm. Volunteers will meet at …