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Mary Nelson’s Youth Day BBQ Aug. 17

To help local children prepare for the school year.
Corner of South Salina Street and Wood Avenue,
Syracuse . For more information or to register:
315-380-9088 or


Xtreme Hike for Cystic Fibrosis Aug. 23 - 25

This is a weekend event in Lake Placid hiking the
Adirondack High Peaks. This annual event benefits
the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and supports the
families and patients cared for in the Golisano
Children’s Hospital Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis
Center. For more information: Cindy Nappa,

Upstate at the State Fair Aug. 21-Sept 2

Showcasing many of our offerings to our regional
community New York State Fair Grounds, State Fair
Blvd; Syracuse. For more information: 315-464-4836

Ride for Cancer Care Sept. 8

A motorcycle ride supporting patients and families at
Upstate Golisano and University Hospitals.
Canastota, NY. For more information: 315-464-4416

Upstate’s 4th Annual 9/11 Day
of Service and Remembrance Sept. 15

To honor the victims and survivors of the 9/11
terrorist attacks, Upstate Medical University will unify
on 9/15 to engage in service activities at various
community organizations in the area. Sign up
information will be communicated to the Upstate
community in August. For more information: call
315-464 -8807 or email: engage@upstate.edu
Registration and community information for the Day
of Service will take place on the 4th floor of New
Academic Building on September 15th.

Aiming Fore the Cure Sept. 15

To benefit the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer
Research Fund and Upstate Medical University’s
research for breast cancer. Highland Park Golf Club,
Auburn, NY. For more information: 315-345-3649.

United Way of CNY Annual Cookoff Kickoff Sept. 20

A friendly competition to launch the United Way
Campaign. NBT Bank Stadium from Noon – 2 pm. For
more information: 315-464-4836

Paddle For Pancreatic Cancer Sept. 21

Paddling/Kayaking event to benefit the Al Todeschini
Pancreatic Cancer Fund. Mountainman Outdoor
Supply Co. Moose River, Old Forge, NY. For more
information: 315-415-3157

Community Giving Campaign begins Sept. 23

Support Upstate’s campaign for the community! For
more information: 315-464-4263

Walk to Cure Diabetes Sept. 28

To benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research
Foundation. Long Branch Park. For more information:

Upstate Cancer Center Call In For Cancer Oct 1

Hosted by the Upstate Foundation, Call In For
Cancer is raising funds to support cancer patients
in celebration of Upstate Cancer Center's 5th
Anniversary. Join us and IHeart Media's, B104 hosts
Tom and Becky broadcasting live, sharing stories of
hope and encouragement. For more information:
www.UpstateFoundation.org or 315-464-4283

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Oct. 13

Walk to benefit the American Cancer Society.
SRC Arena at OCC, Syracuse. For more information:

Team Upstate’s “Your Cause” Nov. 1- 30

This opportunity is an exciting way for Team Upstate
to become connected with a charitable cause each
year. Upstate employees and students are invited to
apply for Team Upstate support for the 2020
calendar year. Applications will be available on Nov.
1st at www.upstate.edu/teamupstate and click on
“Your Cause” to download.

Extra Life 24 Hour Gaming Marathon Nov. 2

Local gamers can register to play games and heal
kids at Upstate Golisano with Extra Life! A 24 hour
gaming marathon fundraiser. Presented by Upstate
Foundation. For more information visit:
www.extra-life.org/ or call 315-464-4416

OttoTHON Nov. 9

12 hour dance marathon benefiting sick & injured
children at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.
Location: Syracuse University. For more information
visit: www.facebook.com/OttoTHONatSyracuseUniversity/ or call 315-464-4416

Big Red Thon Nov. 9

12 hour dance marathon benefiting sick & injured
children at Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital.
Location: Cornell University. For more information
call: 315-464-4416

Toy Drive  Nov. 11 - Dec. 6

To benefit local children. Sponsored by the College
of Health Professions. For more information:

Upstate Gala Nov. 22

Hosted by the Upstate Foundation, this annual event
celebrates Upstate, while raising funds for various
initiatives. Join us this year at the Oncenter, Syracuse,
NY. For more information: www.UpstateFoundation.org/
Gala or 315-464-4416

Holiday Happening Dec. 10

To celebrate the holidays and another year of your
outstanding service and dedication to Upstate’s
mission, we hope you will join us for a festive Holiday
Happening. Join us for breakfast or an afternoon
treat and let us say thank you for all that you do.
Location: Café 750 at Downtown Campus and the
Community Café. For more information:

Christmas Bureau Dec. 18

The Salvation Army joins forces with hundreds of
community groups and thousands of volunteers to
make magic happen for low-income families during
Christmas Bureau Distribution Day. Location:
OnCenter. For more information: 315-464-4836


The Upstate Foundation relies on volunteers to visit various Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’
retailers that support our pediatric patients. For more information, contact The Upstate Foundation:
315-464-4416 or www.facebook.com/upstatefoundation/

Blood Drives: Go to www.upstate.edu/blood for a complete list of dates and locations. 

Know someone who wants to volunteer at Upstate?

Volunteers at Upstate University Hospital may be students, professionals, or retirees. The most important
credentials are a desire to be of service and a willingness to accept an assignment based on the hospital's
needs. www.upstate.edu/volunteers for application deadlines, etc.