News 2015

30logohorizGolisano Foundation to Recognize Six with Move to Include Awards at 30th Anniversary Celebration
October 8, 2015 – The Golisano Foundation will celebrate its 30th Anniversary on Thursday October 15th at George Eastman Museum with a presentation of the first ever Move to Include Awards, a dinner reception honoring award and grant recipient organizations and a presentation by renowned photographer Rick Guidotti, creator of the Positive Exposure Photographic Exhibition. Read more

HARB2015Ann Costello's New Blog on Huffington Post - What Healthcare Can and Should be for People With Intellectual Disabilities
September 28, 2015 – Don't miss Ann Costello's blog in the Huffington Post this week. "We must accelerate our efforts and take Healthy Communities to transformative scale -- with inclusive healthcare for all -- ensuring that people with IDD are not excluded from the healthcare systems within their communities." Read blog

RGAward Winning Photographer Rick Guidotti to Speak on "Positive Exposure: Beyond Diagnosis"
In celebration of the opening of the photographic exhibition, Positive Exposure - Change How You See, See How You Change, the Golisano Foundation is pleased to present a lecture with the founder of Positive Exposure, photographer Rick Guidotti. Guidotti will speak at the Dryden Theatre at George Eastman House on October 1 from 7-8:30 PM. a Q&A will follow. The lecture is free to the public but advance registration is required. Read more

changePositive Exposure Photography Exhibition Opens at George Eastman House
September 22, 2015 –
 The Golisano Foundation will present the photographic exhibition, Positive Exposure - Change How You See, See How You Change October 2-18, 2015 at George Eastman Museum in Rochester, NY. Positive Exposure features collections of photographic portraits taken by internationally renowned photographer Rick Guidotti. Read more

30sqPositive Exposure Photographic Exhibit Premieres at George Eastman Museum
August 12, 2015  As part of its 30th Anniversary Celebration, the Golisano Foundation has commissioned a series of photographic works of people with intellectual disabilities by renowned photographer Rick Guidotti. Read more

Special Olympics Receives Largest Gift in 47-Year History   
July 25, 2015 – Golisano Foundation Commits $25 Million to Change the Game and Improve Global Access to Health Care for People with Intellectual Disabilities. Read more

Foundation Director Ann Costello to Speak at Special Olympics 2015 World Summer Games in LA
Opening Ceremonies are Saturday July 25 – Ann Costello to Participate in the World's Largest Sports & Humanitarian Event in 2015. Read more

Ribbon is Cut on the New Golisano Children's Hospital in Rochester
May 27, 2015 – Miracle Kids, grateful families, University of Rochester leadership, and significant building donors including hospital namesake B. Thomas Golisano celebrated the dedication of UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital on May 27, 2015. Read more

Tom Golisano Hosting Special Olympics Athletes at Equestrian Championship in Florida
April 30, 2015 – Special Olympics Florida will host its annual Equestrian Sports Championship on May 1-2 at the Grand Oaks Resort & Museum in Weirsdale, Florida. The Resort and owner Paychex Chairman and philanthropist Tom Golisano are official hosts of the 2015 Special Olympics Florida State Equestrian Sports Championship, providing 120 athletes with a first-class facility in which to compete. Read more

rword2Pledge to Spread the Word to End the R Word – March 4th  
Feb 16, 2015 –  Join us for the 5th year as we spearhead one of the largest campaigns in the nation to “Spread the Word to End the Word ™ Read more


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