This guide has resources for the MOTTO Project.
Last Updated: Jun 1, 2016
- Mary Cariola Children's Center
Founded in 1949, Mary Cariola Children’s Center is a special place in Rochester, NY, that serves children with multiple, complex disabilities; public and private schools aren’t able to accommodate these children.
- Anna's Wish
Anna's Wish is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit charity that provides gifts/services for children dealing with pediatric cancer and their families that they cannot obtain on their own.
- CDS Monarch
We fulfill transitional and employment needs of more than 1,700 people with developmental disabilities.
- Autism Council of Rochester
The Autism Council of Rochester, Inc. (ACR) is the only nonprofit agency (501c3) in the state of New York that offers individualized services specific to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
- Big Brother Big Sister
Being a Big Brother or Big Sister is one of the most enjoyable things you’ll ever do. Not to mention, one of the most fulfilling. You have the opportunity to help shape a child’s future for the better by empowering them to achieve.
- Boys and Girls Club of Rochester
The Boys & Girls Club of Rochester provides youth development programs that enable young people to acquire the skills and qualities needed to become responsible citizens and leaders.
- Heritage Christian Services
The agency upholds the highest standards of care for people with developmental disabilities
- Rochester Childfirst Network
Rochester Childfirst Network is a not-for-profit agency dedicated to advancing the quality of early education and care in Western New York, through leadership, advocacy, and innovative direct services to children.
- Ronald McDonald House
Helping a sick child fight their illness takes a big enough emotional toll on a family. Adding a financial strain can make it all almost too much to bear. RMHC can help address those problems, whether they involve housing that’s near a hospitalized child, the expense of staying together in another city, or even getting basic medical and dental care in a vulnerable community.
- Kids Miracle Making Club
Our programs help our kids build self-confidence while providing opportunities to use their talents and self-awareness to enhance the lives of other kids, kids with physical, social/emotional and/or cognitive challenges.
- Women Helping Girls
Women Helping Girls offers one-to-one mentoring for girls in grades 6 through 12 in the Rochester City School District. Our mission is to empower them to lead productive and successful lives. The WHG program is designed to broaden horizons, develop life skills, and reinforce the importance of education.
- Crisis Nursery
The Crisis Nursery of Greater Rochester is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to caring for children in times of family crisis.