About Us

The Charter Place (351 Tacoma Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14216) is a flexible 17,000 sq. ft. complex that in its former life was a synagogue and church and school. It was transformed by Chartered Professors into a conference, arts, social and educational center. It offers excellent and affordable space with flexibility for cultural events and ceremonies, fund-raising, conferences, town halls, team building, fundraising and a wide variety of events.

On site, the Tacoma Performing Arts Center (T-PAC) is a prime venue for many varieties of performances and ceremonies, for cultural and educational events. Symposia, and one day or several day conferences. educational, cultural performances and ceremonial events. With its stage and large screen, it’s perfect for everything ranging from performance to lectures. T-PAC has a balcony and is equipped with a piano and AV equipment.

The Grand Room, our beautiful ball room, has both a large and a small stage. In our spacious commercial kitchen, meals can be prepared on-site. A complete liquor license available for servicing every event.

A smaller conference room, class rooms and newly constructed on-site hostel-style housing are affordable and available depending on the use. Our North Buffalo site has a dedicated 28 car parking lot.

We welcome a conversation to discuss possibilities and to set up a tour of this unique space. Contact us.