The Pirate Toy Fund is the only nonprofit organization in the country dedicated to distributing new toys year-round to children in need throughout the Greater Rochester region. Co-Founded by local children's entertainer, Gary the Happy Pirate and Dave and Lorrie Simonetti, the Pirate Toy Fund has distributed over 500,000 toys since 1995 and continues to actively pursue new avenues to expand its mission. The founders were inspired by the extraordinary life of Christie Simonetti; special friend to Gary and daughter of Dave and Lorrie.

The Pirate Toy Fund is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (Tax ID/EIN 16-1548695).


Our Board

Officers

Otto Harnischfeger

Otto Harnischfeger
Executive Director

Dave Simonetti

Dave Simonetti
Board President

Mike Slattery

Mike Slattery
Vice President

Andrew Myers

Andrew Myers
Board Treasurer

Joy Rebstein

Joy Rebstein
Board Secretary


Board of Directors

Pattie Anthony

Pattie Anthony

Kathy DeCramer

Kathy DeCramer

Jason DiBiase

Jason DiBiase

Kevin Donahue

Kevin Donahue

Karen Frederico

Karen Frederico

Marabeth Galardi

Marabeth Galardi

Steve Kovacic

Steve Kovacic

Rebecca LeClair

Rebecca LeClair

Debbie Maier

Debbie Maier

Harry Marino

Harry Marino

Joe Robach

Joe Robach

Molly Rule

Molly Rule

Mark Salamone

Mark Salamone

Lorrie Simonetti

Lorrie Simonetti

Nicole Simonetti

Nicole Simonetti

Susan Sullivan

Susan Sullivan

Harry Marino

Alexis Arnold

Harry Marino

Lance Duffy

Harry Marino

Jenn Wallenhorst

Harry Marino

Brian Sheflin