Grants and Gifts

Empire State Development Division of Tourism
$360,000 in Market NY funding for The Strong and Toy Industry National Halls of Fame Project

Wegmans Food Markets
$265,000 for renovation and expansion of the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Institute of Museum and Library Services
$149,903 Museums for America funding to support the Make Believe! exhibit

Excellus BlueCross Blue Shield
$100,000 to support the International Center for the History of Electronic Games (ICHEG)

New York State Council of the Arts
$56,000 for general operating support

Mary Valentine and Andrew Cosman
$50,000 to support Research Fellowship and Exhibits

M&T Bank
$25,000 to support school programs

General Mills, Inc.
$20,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Jane F. and William J. Napier Charitable Lead Trust
$20,000 for museum programming

To-Jo Mushrooms, Inc.
$20,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Barilla America, Inc.
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Colgate-Palmolive Company
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Fowler Bros., Inc.
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

LiDestri Foods, Inc.
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Materne North America
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Zweigle’s Inc.
$10,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

Citizens Bank                                                                                 
$8,000 to support the Museum Access for Children Program

Perry’s Ice Cream Co., Inc.
$6,000 to support the Wegmans Super Kids Market

ESL Federal Credit Union
$5,000 to support Play Therapy Access

Xerox Foundation
$5,000 for museum programming

YellowJacket Racing
$3,500 via 2013 Reindeer Run, for museum programming

Ralph and Eleanor Cantisano Foundation
$3,000 for museum programming

Rochester Area Community Foundation
$2,500 for museum programming

Target
$2,000 to support Storytime Club and Toddler Book Club

Constellation Brands, Inc.
$1,000 to support audience development activities  

Louis S. & Molly B. Wolk Foundation
$1,000 for museum programming