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J.W. Burns & Company and its employees contribute significant time and financial resources to numerous not-for-profit organizations and other causes throughout Syracuse and beyond.

Examples include: Rosamond Gifford Zoo, Everson Museum of Art, WCNY-PBS Television. Symphoria, Rescue Mission, Syracuse Salvation Army, Catholic Charities, CNY SPCA, Seva Foundation, Concern Worldwide, CNY Community Foundation, Museum of Science and Technology (MOST), Vera House, Arise, Orphan’s Promise, Brady Faith Center, Hope for Bereaved, Francis House, CazCares, Juvenile Diabetes, Smile Train, Hope Appeal, Caz Preservation Foundation, Compassion, Mercy Works, Onondaga Historical Association, Shipman Youth Center, Syracuse Children’s Chorus, Ukraine Catholic Ed. Foundation, Syracuse City Ballet, NYS Blues Festival, World Food Program and World Vision.

Jim Burns, President, has served on many boards throughout the Syracuse area, including the following:

    &#x2022 Rosamond Gifford Zoo
    &#x2022 Everson Museum of Art
    &#x2022 WCNY-PBS Television
    &#x2022 Syracuse Symphony
    &#x2022 Syracuse Salvation Army
    &#x2022 Syracuse Chamber of Commerce

Andrew Derrenbacker, Senior Portfolio Manager, currently serves on the Boards of:

    &#x2022 The United Way of Central New York
    &#x2022 Meals on Wheels of Syracuse