About Us


What We Do

The purpose of the Grant Amherst Association is to improve the physical and economic conditions for our members in the historic greater Black Rock area. We dedicate ourselves to attracting new members and promoting fellowship within the organization while supporting charitable, philanthropic and benevolent purposes that serve the community.

Our Partners


Atlas Concept Store

Retail Store

464 Amherst St,

Buffalo, NY 14207

Boutique of everything hand made with the world in mind.


Church of the Assumption

Catholic Church 

435 Amherst Street,

 Buffalo, New York  14207


Tops Market


345 Amherst Street
Buffalo, NY 14207


Salon in the City Suites

 Beauty Salon

166 Chandler St Floor 4, 

Buffalo, NY 14207

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Spoke & Dagger

Motorcycle shop 

1434 Hertel Ave, 

Buffalo, NY 14216


Korona Jewelry

Jewelry Shop

1588 Hertel Ave, 

Buffalo, NY 14216

Since being established in 1900, Korona Jewelry has served the Buffalo, NY area for generations. Located in the Hertel Avenue shopping district, our store is the longest running family owned jewelry store in Buffalo.

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Riverside Service Corp.

Trucking company 

7 Austin Street, 

Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 875-5600  

Exchange Real Estate

Real estate agency

1678 Elmwood Ave,

 Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 876-0888

Judith Kubiniec, Esq.


1678 Elmwood Ave,

 Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 876-0888

Joe's Service Center

Auto repair shop 

1602 Elmwood Ave, 

Buffalo, NY 14207


Chotchky's Antiques & Collectibles

Antique shop

352 Amherst St.,

 Buffalo/West Side

 716 877-9692

Antiques and Collectibles from 100 years of family collecting. Rare, original and unique. Provenance of all items.

Looselumber, Inc.

Furniture maker

1655 Elmwood Avenue 

Buffalo, NY 14207 



Graser's Florist


399 Amherst St, 

Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 875-0185

Graser’s is a family-owned and operated florist dedicated to providing exceptional service and exquisite flowers to the Buffalo area since 1948.


Kolano Funeral Home

Funeral home

396 Amherst St. 



Kolano Funeral Home vows to be a progressive and innovative leader in low-cost funeral and cremation services. We will continue to be family owned and operated, and dedicated to the highest ethical standards while providing meaningful & personalized service to each family’s individual needs. We strive to help families acknowledge and cope with the death of their loved one in positive and healthy ways.


Appliance Associates

Appliance store

200 Amherst Street

Buffalo, New York  14207


Phone: 716.873.4100

Fax: 716.873.4417

Appliance Associates has been a Buffalo business for 36 years and counting. Founded in 1982 by Donald and Norman Telaak, A.A.B has been owned by the same family for three generations. Originally on Niagara Street, we have been at our present 87,000 sq.ft. location in the historic Black Rock section of Buffalo since 1990. President Kevin Telaak, Vice President Sandra Fisher, Vice President of Sales Norm Telaak and Operations Manager Randy Fisher are all part of the 3rd generation family.

Carriage Trade Pastries


1654 Elmwood Avenue, 

Buffalo, New York, 14207. 


Carriage Trade Pastries is a retail bakery specializing in fresh Pastries, Pies, Cakes, and Breads. 

Owned and Operated by Jeanne Rollo, Carriage Trade Pastries is fast becoming a neighborhood destination for fresh Pastries, Pies, Cakes, and Breads.

Casey's Tavern

American Restaurant

484 Amherst St (3.06 mi)

Buffalo, New York 14207

First Student

School bus service

119 Botsford Pl, 

Buffalo, NY 14216

(716) 874-0545


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West Side Youth Development Coalition

Youth organization

1300 Elmwood Avenue, 


Buffalo, New York

(716) 878-6137

The West Side Youth Development Coalition has the mission to improve the health and well-being of Buffalo’s West Side community by enhancing social, educational, health, family, economic, and community supports for the pro-social development of youth and by decreasing the use and negative effects of alcohol and other drugs, and decreasing other unhealthy behaviors including violence, gang activity, and crime.

The Dapper Goose

New American restaurant

491 Amherst St, 

Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 551-0716

Urban nook with seasonal New American eats & clever cocktails, plus Sunday brunch & outdoor seating.


The Boys and Girls Club

Non-profit organization 

435 Amherst St, 

Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 876-7582

Niemiec Builders Supply

Building materials store 

800 Grant St,

Buffalo, NY 14213

(716) 884-6990

From deck and building supplies to roofing and siding material, Niemiec Builders Supplies Inc. has it all. No matter what your project is, we have the materials and supplies to help you complete it. 


Hot Mama's Canteen


12 Military Road, 

Buffalo, NY, 14207


Buffalo's newest, hottest bar and kitchen, featuring Buffalo's newest favorite hot sauce, Headstone Heat!


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Head Stone Heat

Condiments supplier

(716) 796-5822

Black Rock Riverside Neighborhood Housing Services

Low income housing program

1943 Niagara St,

 Buffalo, NY 14207

(716) 877-3910