More than 500 not-for-profit programs got a year-end boost thanks to donations from the community

More than 500 not-for-profit programs got a year-end boost thanks to donations from the community on Tuesday’s ROC the Day. The sixth-annual Giving Tuesday event raised funds for more than 500 Rochester-area programs including many in Ontario and surrounding counties.
Sponsors of the 24-hour ROC the Day event included United Way of Greater Rochester partnered with Causewave Community Partners, Association of Fundraising Professionals, Genesee Valley Chapter, the City of Rochester, the Council of Agency Executives, Monroe County, and Wegmans.