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Kudos on giving; more needed (access required)

Rochester has always been a philanthropic community, following the example George Eastman set with his gifts that shaped and sustained many organizations. That spirit of generosity was on display yet again this week for the eighth annual ROC the Day, a 24-hour online giving event run by United Way of Greater Rochester. This year’s effort raised $697,172 ...

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