Brush Up Buffalo 2006 is Nearly
We will be selecting 20 homeowners for Brush Up Buffalo 2006, and
we and they need your help. If you haven't signed up to participate
in Brush Up Buffalo 2006, why not do it now?
To paint 20 homes in one day (hard to imagine, isn't it?) we need
about 50 painters per paint team/home. That means we need approximately
many of whom are low-income and/or elderly, just need a little
help maintaining the appearance of their homes. Won't you be
the source of that help?
Brush Up Buffalo is a not-for-profit organization
that depends on the support of community-minded people of
Western New York to make a difference in the neighborhoods
that are vital to the culture, health and well-being of our
People like you!
During its 9 year history, Brush Up Buffalo and more than
5,900 volunteers have painted more than 190 homes in the
City of Buffalo. With your help, we'll raise that total to
over 210 this year!
Convinced? Ready to join our corps of
volunteers? Well that's GREAT! Here's
- you can sign-up online (the
method we recommend), or,
- you can download, fill out, sign and return
registration - release form (requires Adobe
Acrobat Reader) by mail or fax, or,
- you can e-mail
us and let us know you're interested, or,
- you can call our hotline at 250.3353 and
let us know you're interested
even more motivation to join our 2006 corp of volunteers?
Read what Melissa Grainger, who is Director
of Technical Assistance Programs for the Arts Council in
Buffalo and Erie County, and a Brush Up Buffalo 2004 Paint
Team Leader, wrote about why
Leadership Buffalo members should participate in our great
Brush Up Buffalo offers a rewarding opportunity
to put your talents and compassion to work for our community. Together,
we can make Brush Up Buffalo 2006 a most memorable event for our
Note: You must be 18 years or older to paint, however,
minors may participate in hospitality-related activities.