Members of the Mike Hart CNY Football Academy visited Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital this summer just before beginning their football camp for kids. They decorated cookies and worked on crafts with pediatric patients, posed for pictures and signed autographs.
Upstate’s Bacon Brigade employee fundraising group and the Syracuse Sports Association recently presented a gift of $853 to The Upstate Foundation from proceeds raised at the Brigade’s fourth annual Kick Cancer Kickball Tournament to support the Upstate Cancer Center. This year’s check brings the tournament’s four-year total to more than $7,000. The event will continue in spring 2016 at the Syracuse Kickball Park in Liverpool. Presenting the check, from left, are Doug Rosenthal, Upstate IMT and the Bacon Brigade, with Jim Collura of the Syracuse Sports Association.
The Upstate community is invited to the graduation ceremony for the 2015 class of the summer clinical pastoral education chaplains, an activity of Upstate’s Center for Spiritual Care. The graduation is set for Thursday, Aug. 13 at noon in the Interfaith Chapel, Downtown Campus. Rev. Terry Culbertson, spiritual care manager/clinical pastoral education supervisor, second from left, poses with the graduates, from left, Darryl Banks, Rev. Culbertson, Father Richard Marusu, Matthew Rawson, Deborah Allen, Victor Sanchez and Tom Anderson.