Long Island Cares, Inc. engages in the solicitation of private gifts and grants that enables it to fulfill its mission to bring together all available resources for the benefit of the hungry on Long Island. Gifts are sought from individuals, corporations and foundations and are sought only for the purposes of programs that further the mission of Long Island Cares.
Long Island Cares never uses third-party fundraisers or professional fundraising companies in any capacity to raise funds for our organization. This includes telemarketing (phone calls or emails) as well as engaging in door-to-door solicitations. Long Island Cares receives $1.00 out of every $1.00 donated to us and 89 cents of every dollar raised is spent on our programs and services.
Donors should feel free to call Long Island Cares if they have a question about fundraising. Please send your questions or comments about this Solicitation Policy to Long Island Cares, Inc., 10 Davids Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788 or call the Development Office at 631-582-FOOD, ext. 105.