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Help us support patient care initiatives throughout UR Medicine’s Strong Memorial Hospital by attending one our fun events.

Funds raised from a combination of these special events and ongoing fundraisers help us enhance the exceptional health care experience delivered each year to our patients and their families.


Oct. 26:  Friends in Good Taste, Beer and Food Pairing

Join us for our annual beer and food pairing party for a palate pleasing afternoon with friends.  Sample special selections of craft brews from Rochester's fast-rising Three Heads Brewing, paired with a decadent selection of bites from Rochester area restaurants and bakeries. Festivities run from noon until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Three Heads' Brewery, located at 186 Atlantic Ave, in Rochester's historic Neighborhood of the Arts.

Past Events

May 3:  Whose Friends Are They Anyway?  An Improv Comedy Night to Benefit Friends of Strong

Comedy ArtworkJoin Friends of Strong on Friday, May 3 at 8 p.m. at Comedy at the Carlson for an evening of comedy with local improv troupe “Nuts and Bolts,” along with special guest emcee, Nikki Rudd, cohost of News10NBC Today, as we raise the roof and raise funds to help support patient- and family-centered care at Strong Memorial Hospital. Tickets are $20, to purchase go to


March 21: Celebrity Bartender Happy Hour


Join us for a light-hearted evening with your favorite URMC guest bartenders Thursday, March 21 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at GRAPPA, located at the Hilton Garden Inn College Town.





Interested in volunteering for one of our fundraising event committees? Call our office at (585) 275-2420 or Email Us.