Long Island Cares

Events

Long Island Cares regularly puts on events that support our community. Whether it’s our annual dinner or a local food drive, be sure to check out what’s going on in your neighborhood and see how you can get involved!

Event Types
Jul 01
Community Events & Food Drives

Student Volunteer Opportunities

Locations Vary |

07/01/22 - 10/16/22

Long Island Cares proudly offers a variety of volunteering opportunities for middle and high school students to learn more about, and participate in, the mission and operations of Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank.


Jun 15
Community Events & Food Drives

Volunteer Gardening Opportunities

Huntington Community Garden |

06/15/22 - 11/11/22

We are looking for Volunteer Gardeners! Student volunteers are invited to work alongside Veterans at our Veteran's Organic Garden located at the Town of Huntington Gateway Park Organic Community Garden.


Oct 01

Adopt-a-Family

10 Davids Drive
Hauppauge, NY
| October 1 - November 17
|

10/01/22 - 11/17/22

Adopt-a-Family


Sep 12
Mobile School Pantry

Brentwood Mobile School Pantry

Locations Vary | September 12, 2022 - June 16, 2023 |

09/12/22 - 06/16/23

Brentwood school district is partnering with Long Island Cares to bring emergency food, fresh produce and frozen meat every month to the schools above.


Sep 19
Mobile School Pantry

Riverhead Mobile School Pantry

Locations Vary | September 19, 2022 - June 12, 2023 |

09/19/22 - 06/12/23

Riverhead school district is partnering with Long Island Cares to bring emergency food, fresh produce and frozen meat every month to the schools above.


Aug 03

PawsWalk 2022

Shorefront Park
49 Smith Street
Patchogue, NY
| POSTPONED: TBD
|

08/03/22 - 10/01/22

A Family Friendly Event and Dog Walk to support Long Island Cares and Baxter's Pet Pantry


Sep 29
Community Events & Food Drives

Volunteer Opportunities-Freeport

Locations Vary |

09/29/22

Long Island Cares proudly offers a variety of volunteering opportunities for members of the community to learn more about, and participate in, the mission and operations of Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank.


Oct 08
Food Trucks

Aspara’Gus’ Breakfast Food Truck

Locations vary each weekend | Saturday, October 8, 2022 -Saturday, October 29, 2022
|

10/08/22 - 10/29/22

Aspara'Gus' Breakfast Food Truck Provides grab and go breakfast to children and adults in need. *Unless otherwise stated, events are from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


Oct 01
Food Trucks

M.O.R.E. Mobile Outreach Resource Enterprise

Locations vary | Saturday, October 1, 2022, Through Wednesday, October 19, 2022 |

10/01/22 - 10/19/22

The Long Island Cares’ Mobile Outreach Resource Enterprise (MORE) provides information, referral assistance, and emergency food to people when their neighborhood pantries are not open. We travel throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties.