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    New Data Shows a Continued Decrease in the Number of Long Islanders Struggling with Hunger

    Recent data released by Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger relief organization, shows a 4.8 percent decrease in the number of Long Islanders struggling with food insecurity and hunger in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. The February, 2019 “Map the Meal Gap” report, which provides an estimate of the number of people affected by food insecurity […]

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    Saving More Than 500 Pounds Of Spicy Chicken from Being Thrown Away

    At Long Island Cares, we often talk about food insecurity and the factors that contribute to hunger on Long Island. We also discuss programs that solve these issues of food insecurity and the ways we can work toward a hunger free island. Today, we would like to touch on one of the tertiary issues that […]

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