September 20, 2023: Upstate Foundation moves to 5784 Widewaters

Campaign for Child and Adolescent Mental Health
The Upstate Foundation, in conjunction with Upstate Medical University, Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, Upstate Department of Psychiatry and Elmcrest Children's Center, has embarked on a collaborative response the national and local emergency of the mental health of children and adolescents.

Fund spotlight:  Robert L. Slavens, MD, Memorial Education Fund

Fund spotlight: Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – helping support kids with cancer

Fund spotlight: Debbie's Brain Cancer Research


Unique healthcare funds covering all aspects of the Foundation’s mission

$8.3 Million

2022 awards, scholarships and grants – to benefit patients, students, researchers, the community


Recent Categories
Upstate receives $100,000 grant from local ALS Association to support its At-Home Telespirometry-based program for ALS patients.
The innovative program uses a handheld spirometer and cellphone application to test and monitor a patient’s breathing function from home.
Sunday, September 24, 2023 7:16:00 AM

Upstate to cut the ribbon on the Upstate Cancer Center at Verona Sept. 26
A highlight of the 30,000 square foot facility is the Varian TrueBeam, a radiotherapy system that helps deliver powerful cancer treatments with pinpoint accuracy.
Wednesday, September 20, 2023 7:43:00 AM

Upstate set to kick off Community Giving Campaign
Traditionally, Upstate has been a leading supporter of local human service agencies.
Tuesday, September 19, 2023 2:34:00 PM

Upstate scientists awarded $2 million to unlock secrets of aging: investigating mitochondria-lysosome interaction
Professors Xie Jie Chen, PhD, and Patricia Kane, PhD, will collaborate on this study over the next five years
Tuesday, September 19, 2023 11:00:00 AM


Upstate Foundation signature events

Upstate Walk/Run for Kids
Saturday, September 23, 2023

Upstate Call in for Cancer
Thursday, October 19, 2023

Upstate Gala
Friday, November 17, 2023

Community events

Shop & Give
In store retail campaigns

3 Rivers Cruz in
Wednesdays, May 17 - Sept 27
Town of Clay

Suicide Prevention Awareness
Saturday, September 23, 2023

Pouring with Purpose
Saturday, September 23, 2023

Skan Cares Car Club Ride
Sunday, September 24, 2023

Cornhole for Courage
Sunday, September 24, 2023

Clark Burn Center Trivia Night
Thursday, September 28, 2023

Hydrocephalus Hike Fundraiser
Saturday, October 7, 2023

Matthews Auto Annual Walk-A-Thon
Saturday, October 7, 2023

Kansas Meets Boston/Sock Out Cancer®
Friday, October 20, 2023
Binghamton / promo code SOC23

Kansas Meets Boston/Sock Out Cancer®
Saturday, October 21, 2023
Syracuse / promo code SOC23

Nursing Excellence Celebration
Wednesday, October 25, 2023