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Friends of Strong is an organization of volunteers which advances the mission of Strong Memorial Hospital by providing services to patients, families, and visitors; by promoting the hospital in the community; and by raising money to support patient care needs.  Click here to make a secure gift online

Holiday Donations

For holiday donations to Golisano Children's Hospital, please go to Give to Kids for guidelines.  Online donations are encouraged at this time.

For donations to adult patients, please contract Friends of Strong (585) 275-2420.

Financial Gifts to Friends of Strong

If you would like to further the mission of Friends of Strong, please consider making a donation to the Friends of Strong Patient Fund. Your donation may be directed to a particular area to benefit patient care, such as the Family Waiting Room Library Fund, Memoriam/Honorarium Fund, Transplant Fund, or any number of patient- and family-centered care programs and initiatives we support each and every year.  Please visit our secure financial donations page to make a contribution via credit card. 

If you would like to make a donation by check, please make it payable to "Friends of Strong" and mail to: 

          Friends of Strong Memorial Hospital
          601 Elmwood Ave., Box 660
          Rochester, NY  14642

For more information, please call Friends of Strong at (585) 275-2420.

Donations of toys and goods for our young patients in Golisano Children's Hosptial are also appreciated. Please see our Child Life Program Wish List and donation guidelines.