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  1. CANstruction Brings In 15,398 Lbs of Food For Long Island Cares

    The results are in! The CANstruction buildout was inspiring and the competition was tight, but the donations are the best part of this food drive. Today, a delivery was made to the Long Island Cares warehouse and it included more than 15,000 lbs of food. Thanks again to all the teams that competed and made […]

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  2. How Will 2018 Federal Budget Cuts Affect Families In Suffolk County?

    On October 26, the house passed a budget blueprint that clears the path for tax reform. The House of Representatives adopted the Senate’s version of the budget which contained $5.1 trillion in cuts (instead of $5.8 trillion that had been in the House budget.) This cleared the way for adoption of a bill later in November […]

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  3. Long Island Cares Celebrates World Food Day With Bhavani Jaroff

      For World Food Day 2017, Long Island Cares invited Bhavani Jaroff to our kitchen to demonstrate delicious meal prep and discuss clean eating. The talented chef, food educator, and radio host has been eating vegetarian since she was sixteen and working as a chef since college. While attending art school, Bhavani found her artistry […]

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  4. This Is The Best Way To Help Others In The Aftermath Of A Hurricane

    Whether you want to donate cash, goods, or services to assist in the Hurricane Harvey response, make sure you do so responsibly with information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).   Learn the safest and most effective ways to donate or volunteer with these FEMA guidelines: Cash is the most efficient method of donating. Cash […]

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    In a just released report by Feeding America entitled, The State of Senior Hunger and Health in America in 2015, the national umbrella organization for America’s 200 food banks raises concerns about what seniors are consuming and how food insecurity can lead to numerous health issues as we age.  Although the data isn’t startling and […]

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