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


Number of donors in 2019

$6.8 Million

5-year average of awards, scholarships and grants – spent on behalf of patients, researchers and students


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Upstate Cancer Center to hold virtual National Cancer Survivors Day event June 7 with a visit from Rosamond Gifford Zoo
The event will feature virtual visits with animals from the Rosamond Gifford Zoo and special inspirational messages from cancer survivors.
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 10:46:00 AM

Startup at Upstate's CNY Biotech Accelerator produces treatment to spur bone growth
The invention emerged from research conducted at SUNY Upstate Medical University by Zetagen’s co-founders, Bryan Margulies, PhD, and Nikhil Thakur, MD, while both were assistant professors there.
Monday, June 1, 2020 10:45:00 AM

Upstate to begin testing ticks from public on June 1
In 2019, the tick testing program, headed by Upstate Professor Saravanan Thangamani, PhD, received 1,921 tick samples from July through late October. About 25 percent of the ticks were found to carry Lyme disease.
Thursday, May 28, 2020 6:01:00 PM

Upstate’s Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine mobilizes response team for behind-the-scenes COVID-19 mapping, support and planning
Their work may increase interest in the Upstate Master in Public Health Program.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 11:31:00 AM


Rescheduled: Cazenovia Hillbender

Virtual/Solo: May 30 - June 27, 2020
Cazenovia, NY


Rescheduled: The Cool Head Project Fundraiser

Virtual – Thursday, June 11, 2020
Syracuse, NY


Upstate Open

Friday, July 24, 2020
Baldwinsville, NY


Jeeps at the Beach

Tentative: Sunday, August 2, 2020
Sylvan Beach, NY


Rescheduled: Towsley Pro-Am

Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Verona, NY


Rescheduled: Paige’s Butterfly Run

Virtual: August 15-20, 2020


Rescheduled: Pedaling 4 Paige

Virtual: August 15-20, 2020


Paddle for Pancreatic Cancer Cure

Saturday, September 19, 2020
Old Forge, NY


Call In For Cancer

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Syracuse, NY


Final Lukie's Holes “Fore” Hope

Saturday, July, 202ONE
Manlius, NY


POSTPONED: Sock Out Cancer: A Musical Tribute to Elton John & Billy Joel

Syracuse, NY


POSTPONED: Strikes Against Stroke

Liverpool, NY