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Welcome to Vera House

Donors & Grantors 

A sincere thank you to the following donors for their kind and generous support of Vera House and keeping those we serve close at heart.


*Names are listed for those who donated $500 or more during the 2018 fiscal year and authorized us to publicly acknowledge them. 

Cornerstone . $25,000 & Up
Allyn Family Foundation
Central New York Community Foundation
Carolyn J. and John A. Cirando
Cumulus Radio Station Group
Green Family Foundation
The Dorothy & Marshall M. Reisman Foundation

Foundation . $24,999 - $10,000
Bankers Healthcare Group
Estate of Rosemary Curtis
Randi K. Bregman & Ted Gottbrecht
C&S Companies, Inc.
Cerio Law Offices
The Gorman Foundation
Laci's Tapas Bar
National Grid
Sally and Bob Neumann
Robert Penney
Solon Quinn
Syracuse University, Falk College

Leadership . $9,999 - $5,000
Aquarius Cup Foundation, Inc.
C.W. Baker High School
Community Bank, N.A.
Cygnus Management Foundation
Fred L. Emerson Foundation, Inc.
Mark and Polly Fuller
The Goldberg Family - Raymour & Flanigan Furniture, Inc.
Heid's of Liverpool
Horowitch Family Foundation
JP Morgan Chase
Kinney Drugs Foundation
Lamar Outdoor Advertising
Estate of Antje Lemke
Loftus, Ryu & Bartol, MD's PC
M&T Bank Corporation
Nascentia Health
Northwestern Mutual
Meg O'Connell and Eric Allyn
Constance Panebianco
PathFinder Bank
Ruth Ruffer
Estate of John A. Santelli
Rick and Judy Shafer
Speach Family Candy Shoppe
Syracuse University
A Cause to Celebrate
TOPS Friendly Markets
Village of Baldwinsville
Wegmans Food Markets
Welch Allyn, Inc.

Visionary . $4,999 - $1,500
Alpha Chi Omega - Lambda Chapter
Alpha Epsilon Phi - Iota Chapter
Anaren, Inc.
Anoplate/Jim & Lisa Stevenson
The Armory Group at Morgan Stanley
Atrium Associates LLC
Barclay Damon, LLP
Berkshire Bank
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
Bousquet Holstein PLLC
Francine Boutet and Dr. Ralph Janicki
Carrols Corporation
CF Investors LTD
Jeffrey and Lisa Clark
Columbus Foundation
Crouse Hospital
Steve and Sally Cunningham
I. Stephen and Kathleen Davis
Christopher DeVoe and Marie Sarno
Barry and Carol Dixon
Dot Foods
East Syracuse Minoa Central High School
Eastwood Rotary Foundation
Empire Dermatology PLLC
Empower Federal Credit Union
Erie Materials
Fayetteville Elementary
Julie and Irwin Flack
Craig and Barbara Froelich
Jud and Roz Gostin
Dolores and Richard Green
Ron Hamorsky in memory of Dee Hamorsky
Hancock Estabrook, LLP
Carolina and Tim Harris
The Hayner Hoyt Corporation
Helio Health
John and Rosemary Hennessey
Joseph and Mary Ellen Hennigan
Immaculate Conception Parish
Kimberly and William Jeffery
JGB Enterprises, Inc.
Sheldon and Mateele Kall
Michael Kelly
King + King Architects
Drs. Tod Leggat and Shannon Magari Leggat
LeMoyne College
Loretto Management Corporation
John Mahedy
John and Candace Marsellus
May Memorial Unitarian Universalist Society
Molina Healthcare
Pierre and Joye Morrisseau
Eric and Judith Mower
New York Business Development Corporation
Northland Communications
NYS Association of Transportation Engineers
Onondaga Community College
Onondaga County District Attorney's Office
Red Shoes Black Bag Productions
Rotary Club of DeWitt, Inc.
Anne Ruffer and Dr. Mickey Lebowitz
The Salvation Army
Cindy Seymour and Laura Serway
Gregory and Amanda Slisz
Dr. and Mrs. George A. Soufleris
St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
Summit Federal Credit Union
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse Label & Surround Printing
Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists
Tessy Plastics Corporation
Toshiba Business Solutions
Twin Oaks Agency Group
United Radio, Inc.
Visions Federal Credit Union
Watson Farms LLC
Linda Witherill
Yang-Patyi Law Firm, PLLC

We are sincerely grateful for the generosity of these organizations who awarded grant support to Vera House

Awarded in 2020 (listed alphabetically):

  • CNY Community Foundation - $50,000 for technology upgrades for client database
  • Green Family Foundation - $15,000 for technology upgrades for client database and education database

Awarded in 2019 (listed alphabetically):

  • Allyn Foundation - $30,000 for technology upgrades for client database and education database
  • Berkshire Bank Foundation - $2,500 for our Shelter Program
  • The Key of St. Peters - $1,000 for emergency funds
  • National Identity Theft Victim Assistance Network - $50,000 to provide trainings that address elder financial exploitation 
  • Rotary Club of Syracuse - $2,500 for mattresses for our Shelter Program
  • TJX Foundation - $5,000 for our Youth Prevention & Education Program 
  • Women’s Fund of CNY - $5,000 for relationship and sexual violence prevention programming in partnership with RISE for refugee and immigrant youth

Awarded in 2018 (listed alphabetically):

  • Allyn Foundation - $25,000 to support our strategic plan initiatives
  • Bankers Healthcare Group - $15,000 towards the purchase of a transportation van
  • Berkshire Bank Foundation - $2,500 for our Shelter Program
  • Central New York Community Foundation's Walter A. Thayer and John F. Marsellus Funds - $25,000 for a generator for our James Street office
  • Dewitt Rotary - $2,000 for play therapy toys & supplies
  • Fred L. Emerson Foundation - $5,000 towards the purchase of a transportation van
  • Gorman Foundation - $15,000 to support the roof repair and generator at our James Street office
  • Green Family Foundation - $30,000 for a new roof for our James Street offices
  • MacDougall Foundation - $1,000 towards the purchase of a transportation van