Archive: Jun 2016

  1. A New Volunteer Opportunity!

    Hunger fighters, assemble!  Long Island Cares needs more than 200 volunteers to help with food distributions on our Children’s Breakfast Food Trucks this summer. What does that mean?  It means bringing healthy food to the children on Long Island who need it most.  It makes giving a few hours of your time in exchange for […]

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  2. What It Means To Be The Regional Food Bank

    Since 1980, Long Island Cares, Inc. has had the distinction of being the regional food bank for Long Island. This designation was enhanced in 1994 when we were awarded funding from New York State to adminster the Hunger Prevention and Nutrition Assistance Program, which allows us to purchase nutritious food and provide funding to hundreds […]

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    HAUPPAUGE, NY – Monday, June 20, 2016 – Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank rolled out their second mobile breakfast food truck on Wednesday, May 25 in a ceremony attended by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Legislator Leslie Kennedy, and other community and healthcare leaders concerned about the plight of Long […]

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  4. Bubble Palooza Results

    We are excited to announce that we collected 536 pounds of food at Bubblepalooza last week.  That’s even more than the 507 pounds we collected last year! Thank you to our friends at Bubblepalooza for allowing us to share in the fun – and thank you to all who donated for making a difference while […]

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