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Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation

Improving the Lives of Individuals and the Work of Organizations

The Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation brings together energetic organizations, committed to developing new ways to solve our communities’ persistent challenges. We convene, we collaborate, and we accelerate change…to improve the lives of individuals and the work of organizations.

Relief workers wearing PPE masks. Image credit: Joel Muniz

Covid-19 Relief

During this unprecedented and challenging time, the majority of our funding is being directed to general operating support for non-profit organizations located in Monroe and Ontario Counties.

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Arts & Culture

Arts and Culture enable our community to understand its past and envision an inspiring, shared future.



Education improves individual lives while collectively bringing prosperity to our entire community.

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Nonprofits that encourage entrepreneurship play a vital role as a source of new solutions to persistent challenges.

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Jewish Life

A vibrant Jewish community of synagogues, schools, and agencies fosters spiritual growth and the universally human values that benefit all.

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Emergency Repairs

We support local nonprofits experiencing unexpected building expenses, thereby ensuring the continuity of their services.

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Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation

Get to Know Us

From our strategic vision to our people, every aspect of the Foundation honors, and is inspired by, the entrepreneurial spirit of our founders. Our focus is on anticipating our community's future needs, collaborating to develop new solutions, and accelerating their time to impact.

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