Business Partners

  • Why become an IPEI Business Partner?

    As an IPEI Business Partner, you’ll be recognized in our Annual Report and the IPEI Business Partners Honor Roll. 

    Strong public schools keep our community healthy.  Excellent schools also help drive our local economy by attracting prospective employees who are looking for high-quality education for their families.   By investing in PreK-12 education, you help ensure more prepared, skilled and ready-to-work talent.  

    Interested in becoming an IPEI Business Partner? Please complete the reply form and send a gift today, or donate online here.  

    View all of our business partners on the IPEI Business Partner Honor Roll.

    • “A responsible business owner gives back to the community. IPEI gives me the opportunity to enrich the public school experience for a broad spectrum of children. There is no better feeling than helping the kids.”

      David Patterson
      Patterson’s Service Station Owner
    • “IPEI plays an important role connecting the students, faculty and administration of the Ithaca City School District with a variety of community partners – creating meaningful relationships and successes for all those involved. Great experiences for students can start early on during their elementary school years and extend into the high school years.”

      Michael J. Wayne
      Senior Vice President
      Chemung Canal Trust Company