Resources & Education for Community Associations & Professionals

Connecting Homeowner Leaders With
Service Providers & Industry Experts

Serving the Greater Rochester
Buffalo & Syracuse Areas

Welcome to CAI WNY!

The Western New York Chapter of Community Associations Institute (CAI) serves the educational, business, and networking needs of the community association industry in the Greater Rochester, Buffalo, and Syracuse areas. Members include professional managers and community volunteers from condominium, cooperative, and homeowner associations, as well as those who provide services and products to associations.

Community Associations Institute is the largest organization supporting community associations in the United States with chapters worldwide.

At this time, we are following the CDC guidelines to prevent further spread of COVID-19 in communities by participating in social distancing. In lieu of in person events, we are hosting webinars and

virtual networking opportunities.

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Become a Member!
CAI Board Leader Certificate Training
Webinar Series
Mondays & Wednesdays in October


BOARD MEMBERS (and those just thinking about becoming active in your Board)         CAI WNY - in coordination with CAI National – is happy to announce our Board Leader Certification Course Series. 

NEVER has it been more important to have informed, prepared, and proactive leaders at the forefront of our communities.  To answer that call, we are offering this series of lectures in conjunction with CAI National to provide you with training and support your community needs.

Five Lunchtime Webinar Presentations (*These will be recorded and provided to the registrants – in case you miss one or more – so you can review at your convenience. Participation in the webinar presentation will allow the opportunity to ask questions.)

· Module 1: Governing Documents and Roles & Responsibilities (October 11 at 12:30)

· Module 2: Communications, Meetings and Volunteerism (October 13 at 12:30)

· Module 3: Fundamentals of Financial Management (October 18 at 12:30)

· Module 4: Professional Advisors and Service Providers (October 20 at 12:30)

Module 5: Association Rules and Conflict Resolution  (October 25 at 12:30)


2021 Sponsorship & Advertising Package Available

Make Direct Connections!


Expand your marketing reach and dollar by sponsoring and advertising with CAI WNY.  No organization is better equipped to connect you with the region’s vast community association industry than Western New York Chapter Community Associations Institute (WNY CAI).  Our sponsorship and advertising opportunities provide the most direct line of marketing to reach community association homeowners, managers, and service providers. 


Our mission is to provide resources and support to community association members, volunteers, and professionals through education, unified advocacy, and leadership development.

2020 Platinum Precious Metal
Business Sponsors

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Our Mission