Our Mission:

The mission of the Extension Foundation is to secure funding that supports the core programs and effective operation of Cornell Cooperative of Monroe County.

What is the Extension Foundation?

The Extension Foundation is a separate 501(c)(3) organization that serves as the primary fundraising and long-term fund management entity for the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Monroe County (CCE-MC)

When and why was it founded?

The Extension Foundation was formed in 1983 as an organization committed to support the programs of CCE-MC.

What does the Extension Foundation do?

  • We are the primary fundraising and development agent for CCE of Monroe County.
  • We provide additional resources to support, sustain and grow CCE-MC programs and activities.
  • We conduct an Annual Campaign. 
  • Our Goal: Help to keep Cornell Cooperative Extension strong in Monroe County!
  • We have an alliance with the Rochester Area Community Foundation to manage our funds and to help us build an endowment that will insure that Extension remains a valuable community resource well into the future.

Every dollar helps!

Cash donations can be made directly to the Extension Foundation.  Send checks to: Extension Foundation, 2449 St Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY 14627.

Credit Card donations can be made by choosing the "donate" button below.  

For more information please contact 585-753-2550.

The Foundation Board meets the first Monday of every month.

Last updated April 6, 2020