The Trust for Cultural Resources of the County of Onondaga supports, promotes and protects the institutions that provide cultural, educational and recreational opportunities to the people of Onondaga County and New York State. The Trust works to improve the viability and support the growth of these organizations. The Trust offers local, convenient and economical financing opportunities for Onondaga County's non-profit cultural establishments in line with the cultural and economic development priorities of the area.
The CRT is a public benefit corporation and an authorized issuer of bonds for non-profit cultural organizations, e.g., educational institutions, museums, theaters, that are more than 5 years old. In addition, the administrative fees paid to the CRT are used to assist with the cultural and economic development priorities of Onondaga County.