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Golisano To Receive National Award From The Arc

Sep 25, 2015

Tom Golisano and the Golisano Foundation will be honored next month with The Arc's inaugural Catalyst Awards that will be presented during The Arc's national convention in Indianapolis on October 3. 

The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. 

Golisano is the founder and chairman of Paychex, and also the founder and chairman of the Golisano Foundation which is marking its 30th anniversary this year.

The national awards were created to recognize individuals, businesses, and other organizations that are catalysts for achievement in the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Ann Costello, Director of the Golisano Foundation, will be accepting the award on October 3rd, and speaking at the ceremony.