Federal Investment Will Support Entrepreneurs, Promote New Businesses, and Encourage Job Creation Throughout Upstate New York
, December 13, 2018 — Washington, DC – U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today announced $300,000 in federal funding for Launch NY in Buffalo. The funding was provided by the federal Economic Development Administration’s Regional Innovation Strategies Program. In August, Gillibrand wrote to the Department of Commerce to support Launch NY’s application for this funding.