August 11-12, 2018


Brockport Integrated Service Clubs Organization


23 Years Supporting the Arts

BISCO is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization which has sponsored the festival since its creation 23 years ago. BISCO is a collaborative group of local organizations such as Brockport Kiwanis, Lions, Rotary, Fire Department and Elks, and community members who work cooperatively and collectively to contribute to the betterment of the community. The organization’s primary focus is supporting projects that benefit children from the western towns of Monroe County. This organization sponsors and financially supports appropriate activities and projects through volunteer efforts, fundraising events, and procurement of support through grants from the state, businesses, and foundations.

BISCO has used its festival proceeds for such projects as:

  • Support of Brockport’s Walk!Bike!Brockport! organization and its projects
  • Trailer for Camp Abilities’ 8 passenger bike for those with sight problems
  • Storage building for Camp Abilities equipment
  • Renovation of two Pediatrics rooms at Oak Orchard Community Health Center
  • The Brockport High School’s “Peace Day” Programs
  • Computers and furnishing for the Seymour Library’s Youth Area
  • Adult/child lawn swing for Monika Andrews Park
  • Seymour Library Local History Room
  • Brockport Police Department Home Town Heroes project
  • Brockport Toy Shelf – ongoing
  • The Cool Kids Program, especially the Friday evening Summer program – ongoing
  • Purchase of a mammography machine for Strong West Hospital
  • Bleachers, a batting cage and partial funding of safety fencing at the new ball field at Sweden Town Park and a $40,000 donation for the Skate Board Park
  • Brockport Fire Department Equipment
  • Playground equipment for Barry Street and Corbett Parks
  • Grant matching funds for Brockport Rowing


Volunteer & Board Membership

Volunteers are always welcome, whether it is building a playground, working at the Arts Festival, Duck Derby, or any other project.
If interested contact BISCO at:


Membership in BISCO is open to anyone living in the Brockport area whether you are affiliated with an organization, educational or religious institution or have interest in or skills that can benefit BISCO in obtaining its goals. You can become a board member, or just a regular volunteer. BISCO meetings are normally held on the first Tuesday of every month except December. Brockport Integrated Service Clubs Organization PO Box 197 Brockport, NY 14420 Or via email, at brockportartsfest@gmail.com