About Us

The Mobile Safety-Net Team (MSNT) is an initiative of The John R. Oishei Foundation, created in 2009 as a local response to the nation’s economic downturn. The MSNT currently works within communities throughout Erie and Niagara Counties to strengthen the safety-net of human and social services and to develop a network of partnerships within our region.

Mission Statement:

The Mobile Safety-Net Team (MSNT) cultivates community partnerships and facilitates data-informed action.

Vision Statement:

An equitable landscape of resources, driven by community coalitions, engaged in precedent setting collaboration.


• Collaboration
• Coordination
• Capacity Building
• Promotion
• Research Informed