|This June 1909 photo of the Mechanics Institute Baseball
Team was recently donated to RIT by Col. R.S. Hayes Jr. of
Pittsford, N.Y. The players are identified by last names only.
From left, back row: Harding, Stevens, Kircher, Campbell.
Middle: Stewart, Martin, Avery. Front: Doron, Milliman, Hayes,
Whether you knew us years ago as the Rochester Athenaeum and
Mechanics Institute or today as Rochester Institute of Technology,
RIT was an important part of your past. RIT helped launch your
successful career and started you on a path of lifelong learning.
When you're planning for the future, be sure to remember your
past and include a charitable bequest to RIT in your estate plans.
By remembering RIT in your will, you can have a great impact on
our students for generations to come.
In recognition of their foresight and generosity, all individuals
who include RIT in their estate plans are counted as members of
the Mark and Marcia Ellingson Society.
For more information about including RIT in your will or making
another type of planned gift, contact Bette Rolley, assistant
director of planned giving, RIT, 116 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester,
NY 14623, (716) 475-6566.