Boilermaker officials have announced the charities that will be involved in the 2016 Charity Bib Program.

President Tim Reed says ten local not-for-profits will be participating in this year's program, which is in its fourth year.

125 bibs will be distributed to the charities, with a minimum fund raising pledge of $500

This year's chosen participants are:

  • The Root Farm
  • Make A Wish
  • Food Bank of CNY
  • Masonic Care Community
  • ARC of Onondaga County
  • Veterans Outreach Center
  • Upstate Cerebral Palsy
  • Midtown Utica Community Center
  • Sitrin Healthcare
  • Muscular Dystrophy Center

Registration for charity bibs will begin on March 7th at boilermaker.com

The Charity Bib Program has raised over $400,000 since its inception in 2013.