The Nash Museum, former home of pastor and civil rights leader J.Edward Nash.

Dizzy, Duke, Billie, Basie, Ella and Lena - from the 30's to now - some of the best jazz anywhere can still be heard...

A legendary Underground Railroad station - providing escaped slaves sanctuary before they crossed to freedom in Canada.

The Tom Joyner Morning Show joins famed past DJ's Frankie Crocker, Gary Byrd, Jerry Bledsoe, Thelka McCall and more...

 
 

MISSION

As an advocate for the community, the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Commission endeavors to integrate the African American cultural significance and impact on Buffalo’s history through public engagement, community education that will encourage cultural appreciation, preservation and community development.

VISION

The Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Commission (MSAAHCC) will serve as the connector of the past, present and the future for the historic neighborhoods within the Corridor.

CORE VALUES: Guiding principles of our work and how the Commission operates 

  As an advocate for community stakeholders MSAAHCC will:

  • Ensure that the Heritage Corridor is recognized regionally, nationally and internationally as a thriving livable community. 

  • Maintain the historic integrity of the Corridor. 

  • Direct a sustainable organization that is broad-reaching, inclusive and diverse.

  • Maintain and encourage on-going collaborative communication internally, and with private and public partners.

  • Operate as the facilitating agency which leads in the development of an economically inclusive and diverse Heritage Corridor.

  • Advocate for the interest of the individual cultural anchors within the Corridor.

 
 

CONTACT US

Address:

Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor 

111 Genesee Street

Buffalo, NY 14203

Email:

info@michiganstreetbuffalo.org

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Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor Commission

111 Genesee Street Suite 401

Buffalo, NY 14203

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STATE OF NEW YORK

NEW YORK

POWER AUTHORITY

ERIE COUNTY

CITY OF BUFFALO

NEW YORK STATE GOVERNOR

ANDREW CUOMO

ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE

MARK POLANCARZ

CITY OF BUFFALO
MAYOR BYRON BROWN

NEW YORK STATE SENATOR

TIMOTHY KENNEDY

NYS ASSEMBLYWOMAN

CRYSTAL PEOPLES-STOKES

COUNCIL PRESIDENT

DARIUS PRIDGEN

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Girl outside the Colored Musician's Club.