Upstate Foundation and Community fundraising Events

Upstate Foundation signature events

Annual signature events hosted by the Upstate Foundation raise substantial funds for targeted needs, with support from the community, corporate sponsors, volunteers, participants, and Upstate employees and departments. In 2021, with creativity, tenacity, and inspiring support from businesses and the community, proceeds from these events totaled more than $1 million.

2022 Radiothon for Kids
Beneficiary: Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital – Funds raised this year will be used primarily for unmet needs like meals and gas cards for families with hospitalized children, car seats when needed, and items for the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Child Life Program—iPads, Chrome books, kiddie transport vehicles.
Gross proceeds: $170,000

2022 Towsley Pro-Am 
Beneficiary: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Fund
Gross proceeds: $190,000

2022 Upstate Open
Beneficiaries: Upstate Medical University research and care for neuromuscular diseases, including ALS, Muscular Dystrophy, and Myasthenia Gravis; as well as, Upstate University Hospital Housecalls for the Homeless program, providing medical care to the homeless in Syracuse and Onondaga County.
Gross proceeds: $252,000

2022 Walk Run for Kids – Southern Tier
Beneficiary:  Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital
Gross proceeds: $30,159

2022 Call In for Cancer 
Beneficiary: Unmet needs for patients treated at the Upstate Cancer Center
Gross proceeds: $62,395

2021 Upstate Benefit Concert (re-imagined Upstate Gala)
Beneficiaries: Upstate Cleft and Craniofacial Center and Upstate Vision Care and Research Centers
Gross proceeds: $264,000 

Community events

Each year, community organizations from across Upstate’s service area hold events and fundraisers that benefit patient care, education and research at Upstate. These organizations and the events they conduct are varied in nature, as are the causes they support, yet they all share the values of ingenuity, commitment and generosity.

The Upstate Foundation shares information before and after events in support of individuals, organizations and companies. Follow us on Facebook at The Upstate Foundation

If you are interested in organizing a fundraiser, please call 315-464-4416.

2022 Scheduled events

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Virtual Fundraising
Ideas for hosting your virtual fundraiser.
Name Owner Date  
Virtual Fundraising ideas   Nancy Boyce 2/25/2021 8:38:46 AM    
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