Archive: Mar 2016

  1. BNB’s Annual Apple Campaign Helps Us Keep Hunger Away

    Today, we gratefully acknowledge our partners at Bridgehampton National Bank for choosing us as a beneficiary of their Annual Apple Campaign for 2016.  Thanks to the generosity of participating Bridgehampton National Bank customers, we received a $10,000 donation from BNB yesterday afternoon, to assist with our work on behalf of Long Islanders in need. (From left: […]

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  2. Check Out Hunger 2015 was a success!

    Long Island Cares, Inc. — The Harry Chapin Food Bank in cooperation with supermarket chains on Long Island participated in the 23rd Annual Check-Out Hunger® campaign in the fall of 2015. We are proud to announce that this campaign has allowed us to raise over 64,000 meals for those in need on Long Island. Thank […]

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  3. Call to Action: This week, urge NY lawmakers to increase HPNAP!

    Please call Governor Andrew Cuomo and key legislative leaders and ask them to support an increase of $16.5 million in the Hunger Prevention Nutrition Assistance Program (HPNAP) to $51 million. As the regional food bank for Long Island, we at Long Island Cares distributed greater than 976,000 pounds of HPNAP product through our network of […]

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  4. Long Island Cares Inc. Staff Recognized as 2016 Young Professionals (30 Under 30)

    It’s a proud day for Long Island Cares! 2016 Young Professionals (30 under 30). Nassau Service Center Manager Tatiana Perez and South Shore Service Center Manager William Gonyou have been recognized as 2016 Young Professionals (30 Under 30) by Huntington Chamber of Commerce.  Previously,  this recognition has been given to our Manager of Community Support and Food […]

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