A gift to the Friends is a gift to your community
A gift to the Friends is a gift to your community
A donation to the Friends is an investment in the quality of life for central New York.

Who Are The Friends of Bassett?

The Friends is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing philanthropic support for Bassett Healthcare Network.

How we help

Campaign Updates

Friends Campaigns for John May Farm Safety Fund

Bassett Healthcare Network and the New York Center for Agricultural Medicine (NYCAMH) have created the John May Farm Safety Fund to help area farms become safer places to live and work. This new initiative enables you to assist local farmers reduce the risk of harm.  Read more

A NYCAMH representative begins a farm safety inspection with the farmer.

Recent News

A Legacy Gift Helps Reach Out and Read: Pattee and Chuck Carrier

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Bassett Patients Benefit from Big Squeeze 

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Fieldstone Fund Assists Bassett Employees in Financial Need

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Join us on February 10, 2018 for the Valentine's Soirée

Friends of Bassett Healthcare Network will hold its Valentine's Soirée on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, NY. 

Proceeds from the event will support the addition of a new state-of-the art operating room at Bassett Medical Center that will enable our talented surgical teams to accommodate more complex cases, perform new, minimally invasive procedures, and give patients quicker recovery times. Look for your invitation after January 1. You may also register online.

For details, and to see what's up for auction, click here.


Our Corporate Partners

The Friends works with area businesses and national companies who share our interest in supporting great health care. We extend a special thank you to our leaders in corporate sponsorship:

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Friends of Bassett Healthcare Network

Office Hours Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Address 1 Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326