UCP selects NBT Bank as Community Partner of Year

NBT Bank has been recognized as the Community Partner of the Year by Upstate Cerebral Palsy.

The award recognizes the value of collaboration and partnership with businesses and organizations that share the agency’s commitment to improving the quality of life for people with differing abilities. Over the years, NBT Bank, under the leadership of Senior Vice President John Buffa, has been a friend and supporter of Upstate Cerebral Palsy. NBT has been a sponsor for the Charity Golf Invitational, helping to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for children with special needs. NBT is also the lead sponsor for the Kelberman Center’s Art for Autism fundraiser, an event bringing together local artists and people from the community, raising funds and awareness for autism services in the area.

Upstate Cerebral Palsy is a provider of direct care services and programs for individuals who are physically, developmentally or mentally challenged and their families, employing more than 1,900 full- and part-time employees at 74 locations throughout Central New York.