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Category: Press Release

  1. IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT DONALD J. TRUMP’S PROPOSED 2018 FY BUDGET

      As President Donald J. Trump unveils his proposed FY2018 federal budget, a cold chill sends a shiver down the backs of millions living in poverty, America’s working poor, and the nonprofit organizations that provide them with vital human services such as emergency food. Long Island must brace itself should the President’s proposed spending plan […]

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  2. LONG ISLAND CARES’ URGES LONG ISLAND CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION TO OPPOSE CUTS TO AFTERSCHOOL MEAL PROGRAMS PROPOSED BY TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

    At a time when 89,000 children on Long Island are struggling with food insecurity, the proposal by the Trump’s administration to cut funding for afterschool meals programs for children is troubling to Long Island Cares, Inc. and the regional food bank is making their position known to the members of the Long Island congressional delegation.  […]

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  3. Long Island Cares Commemorates National Child & Adult Care Food Week

    LONG ISLAND CARES, INC, THE HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK COMMEMORATES NATIONAL CHILD & ADULT CARE FOOD WEEK, MARCH 12-18 HAUPPAUGE, NY – Monday, March 13, 2017. The primary goal of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is to serve nutritious meals to children attending child care homes and centers. Secondary goals are: 1) […]

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  4. BREAKFAST FOOD TRUCKS ON TARGET WITH GOALS OF FEEDING CHILDREN IN NEED

    LONG ISLAND CARES CHILDREN’S BREAKFAST FOOD TRUCKS ON TARGET WITH ANNUAL GOALS OF FEEDING CHILDREN IN NEED Long Island Cares, Inc., The Harry Chapin Food Bank is right on target having achieved its goal of serving 7,000 children through their mobile children’s breakfast food trucks in the first year of operation. The food trucks have […]

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  5. LONG ISLAND CARES, INC. RECEIVES $50,000 GRANT THROUGH NEWSDAY CHARITIES

    Long Island Cares, Inc., The Harry Chapin Food Bank recently received a $50,000 grant through Newsday Charities, a McCormick Foundation Fund. The grant will support the operations of the regional food bank’s Mobile School Pantry program that provides emergency food to children and families in the Brentwood Union Free School District at times when school […]

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