Who We Are

We are a community of Christian healthcare professionals, students, and friends who are committed to pursuing Jesus, and the health care of the whole person.

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The heartbeat of cmda


Those lacking access to health care & basic health needs. 


Students at University of Buffalo & other WNY colleges.


Those suffering from addiction & life-controlling bondages.


Our healthcare workers with prayer, resources & community.

City of Light

Health & Ministry Center

Strategically placed at the foot of the medical corridor, this center brings the freedom for healthcare professionals, students, volunteers, and the church community to gather and grow.

Get connected

Community opportunities for healthcare students, residents, and practitioners in WNY

City of Light Health & Ministry Center

A place for our community to gather and connect.

Side by Side Buffalo Community

A faith-based community for medical wives in WNY.

Embrace Recovery Buffalo

Help for addiction or life-controlling problems.

Christian Medical Conferences

Explore the intersection of faith & healthcare.

Christian Pharmacy Fellowship Intl.

Monthly community fellowship & conversation.

Refresh Student Bible Study

Student-led Bible study hosted at UB Med. School.

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Healthcare Missions


Healthcare Missions

Please select a missionary to donate to below

Drs. Liz & Ethan Helm
WNY Medical Missionaries
to Cambodia

Note: Click the donate button, then in the field labeled "Missionary Project Name/Number", type "Ethan and Elizabeth Helm #014109."

Joe & Rebecca Harvey
WNY Medical Missionaries to Congo

Want to make a difference in our healthcare community? Become a volunteer!



Physical address:

City of Light Health & Ministry Center
1100 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14209

Parking lot:

(right before this address on the right)
69 Linwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14209


Join us for the grand opening of the

City of Light

Health & Ministry Center

Saturday, November 12th, 2022

Open House: 3-6:30 PM | Ceremony: 6:30 PM


Want To Double The Impact of Your Giving?

Now through December 31st, your gift can go even further in helping strengthen ministry to students, health professionals, those struggling with addictions, victims of human trafficking, and others in need.


CMDA Convention

Regular Registration

Students, Residents, & Fellows


Live Auction & Celebration Dinner

Join Us In Celebrating The 1st Anniversary of The City of Light Health & Ministry Center


Join us for the

Northeast HealthCare Missions Conference

Saturday, April 13th, 2024