Charitable Donations

Help support the only dedicated burn center serving children and adults from a 37 county region in upstate New York and northern Pennsylvania.

The Clark Burn Center at Upstate University Hospital is a regional referral center providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art, inpatient and outpatient treatment for burn-related injuries and complicated skin infections and disorders. The center provides community outreach and prevention programs, continuing education, research, and support to help patients transition back to daily life.

Support the Clark Burn Center

Making your 100% tax-deductible gift today.

GIVE securely online 

GIVE by contacting the Upstate Foundation office at 315-464-4416

GIVE via check payable to: Clark Burn Center Fund

              Mail to: Upstate Foundation
                              750 E Adams Street
                              Syracuse, NY 13210

Donations can also be made through Upstate’s annual Community Giving Campaign or your company’s United Way campaign: Fund #613110

Scar Laser Therapy System Fundraiser

The Upstate Foundation is partnering with the Burn Foundation of Central New York to raise $150,000 to purchase a state-of-the-art scar laser therapy system for the Clark Burn Center. 

"With scar laser therapy, we can achieve promising results for our patients.”
—Joan Dolinak, MD, medical director of the Clark Burn Center.

You can help provide life-changing treatment for children and adult survivors of burn and traumatic injuries. Learn more about this vital fundraising initative at