Corporate Giving

The Strong offers unique opportunities for businesses to partner with a community organization that enjoys fierce brand loyalty. We take great pride in working with businesses to develop strategic sponsorship packages that directly support corporate marketing and branding initiatives.

Businesses that provide financial support to The Strong receive valuable benefits for their employees. Corporate Sponsors and Corporate Partner members enjoy free museum admission on selected days, admission passes, discounts on membership and facilities rental, and more.

To learn more, or to become a Corporate Sponsor or Partner, please contact Audrey Blocchi, institutional advancement services coordinator, at 585-410-6346 or

Corporate Giving Honor Roll

The Strong is grateful to the businesses listed below for their annual financial support.

Lead Sponsors

  • Democrat and Chronicle
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • M&T Bank
  • Vision Automotive Group
  • Wegmans Food Markets


  • Barilla America, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Fowler Farms
  • General Mills Inc.
  • LiDestri Foods, Inc.
  • Materne GoGo squeeZ
  • Perry’s Ice Cream Company
  • To-Jo Mushrooms, Inc.
  • Zweigle’s, Inc.

Leading Partners

  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Kodak Alaris

Sustaining Partners

  • ESL Federal Credit Union
  • MVP Health Care
  • Mary Therese Friel, LLC
  • Xerox Corporation

Benefactor Partners

  • DelMonte Hotel Group
  • Harris Corporation RF Communications Division
  • Mary Therese Friel, LLC
  • M/E Engineering, PC
  • Paychex, Inc.
  • Tasteful Connections
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Toshiba Business Solutions

Senior Partners

  • Bill Gray’s Restaurants
  • The Bonadio Group
  • Brown & Brown of New York, Inc.
  • Chaintreuil Jensen Stark
  • Constellation Brands, Inc.
  • Diamond Packaging
  • Five Star Bank
  • Garlock Sealing Technologies
  • Hammer Packaging
  • Harris Beach PLLC
  • Harter, Secrest & Emery
  • Indus Hospitality Group
  • Jasco Tools
  • KeyBank
  • Lonza
  • Monroe Veterinary Associates
  • Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Pepsi Beverages Company
  • Target
  • Trane
  • Unity Health System
  • Windstream
  • Woods Oviatt Gilman

Contributing Partners

  • Arlene’s Costumes
  • Danisco US Inc. (Dupont)
  • Eugene G. Sackett Co.
  • Hess Corporation
  • Hillyard, Inc.
  • HR Benefit Advisors
  • IK Systems, Inc.
  • Messner Flooring
  • Skillsoft
  • The Strathallan, a DoubleTree by Hilton
  • Toy Industry Association
  • Tucker Printers

To learn more, or to become a Corporate Sponsor or Corporate Partner member, please contact Lisa M. Feinstein, Vice President for Institutional Advancement, at 585-410-6370 or