For 23 years, kids of all ages participate in hands-on art or science projects in downtown Schenectady the first Saturday in June.  Volunteers from the ElectriCity Arts District in conjunction with Proctors and many community organizations, make this event possible. We are now seeking sponsors for the 2018 festival. Please email for a sponsor commitment form. Here’s the list of contributors to  the 2018 festival:

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Entertainment Sponsors






Joan Gould
Betsy Sandberg
Schenectady Rotary Club
Trustco Bank

Activity Sponsors

Courtyard by Marriott-Schenectady at Mohawk Harbor
Judge Mark Blanchfield & Dr. Beatrice Tsao
Henry M. Butzel Family Foundation, Inc.
GE Foundation
Neil & Jane Golub/William- Estelle Golub Family Foundation
Karen B. Johnson
Logic Technology
Stewart’s Shops
Zalucki & Halstead LLP

Art Sponsors
1st National Bank of Scotia
1st New York FCU
Kay S. Ackerman
Ambition Coffee & Eatery Inc.
L. Ann Bish
Erin Breslin
Capital Region Chamber of Commerce
Cioffi*Slezak*Wildgrube PC
Jane M. Cobb
Jonetta Darcy
Michael Della Rocco, Jr.
Dorothy Foley
Mona J. Golub
Marie Gorman
Analine S.Hicks
Robert/Kenneth W. Hoffman
Roger Hull
Sharon Jordan
Margaret C. King
Robert L. Kristel CPA, PC
Ronald L. Lagasse
Brad & Catherine Lewis
Litz & Litz
Material Solutions, Inc
Mayor Gary McCarthy
Helen McDonald
One Group/Schenectady Insuring
Ann M. Parillo
Eugene & Eleanor Rowland
Schenectady Veterans WWII Inc.
Helga Schroeter
Kenneth D. Schwartz, DDS PC
Gabriele D’Annunzio Sons of Italy Lodge #321
Drs. Twitty J. Styles & Constance Glasgow Styles
Joseph Tardi Associates
Eli Taub
Tony’s Concessions
Gordon Zuckerman


Maxine H. Borom
Ruth Bonn
Kathleen Cetnar
Beverly Elander

Materials sponsors

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Want to help jumpstart our future? Donate! Entertainment, activity and art sponsorships are available. Gifts of any size are welcome and are tax deductible.Make checks payable to Kids’ Arts Festival and mail to 432 State St., Schenectady NY 12305 as soon as possible. The sponsor of the event is 440 State Street, Inc., a 501 (c) (3) organization dba the ElectriCity Arts District.

P.S. For GE matching gift donors, write the check to 440 State Street, Inc., our

501 (c) (3) sponsor and report to GE as a gift to 440 State Street, Inc.  you are interested in helping to support our efforts, please make checks payable to Kids’ Arts Festival and mail to 432 State St., Schenectady NY 12305. For GE matching gift donors, please make check payable to 440 State Street, Inc., our 501 (c) (3) sponsor.