Become a catalyst for progress.

Support companies within the NextCorps community and cultivate benefits for your business, too.

Join the Catalyst Club

NextCorps is a 501C non-profit operating through the generous support of program funders, corporate partners, and individual donors. Become a member of our Catalyst Club today to help innovative technology companies launch and grow, and accelerate our region’s transformation into a top tech hub in America.

Giving Options

Become a Member Now: Mail a check payable to NextCorps to 260 East Main Street, Suite 6000, Rochester, NY 14604.

Customize Your Membership: Contact us at or call us at 585-214-2400 to set up an appointment to customize a partnership that’s right for you. With startup competitions, annual events like Startup Week, premium content such as our Forward Faster podcast series, and mentoring, there’s many ways to match your goals with ours.

Recommended Contributions

Individual: $500


  • Less than 25 employees: $1,000
  • 25-99 employees: $2,500
  • 100-299 employees: $5,000
  • 300+ employees: $7,500

All contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Your tax receipt will come directly from NextCorps.

Catalyst Club Benefits

In addition to demonstrating that you are a catalyst to grow the local innovation ecosystem, your donation also comes with:

  • Welcome gift
  • Name recognition
    • Website
    • Donor wall
    • Annual Impact Report
    • Social media mentions
  • Tickets to special events

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