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April 2024

Patch - Hauppauge

Dunkin’ Provides $50K To Long Island Cares To Feed Food-Insecure Kids

Patch - Lindenhurst

LI Volunteer Fighting Food Insecurity Knew Hunger As A Child

March 2024

Northforker

America’s first supermarket helps battle food insecurity across the East End and beyond

Patch - Bayshore

Bay Shore Businesswoman Elected To Board Of Long Island Cares

Patch - Hauppauge

White Castle Raises $21K For Log Island Cares

Shelter Island Reporter

Helping Hands (Editorial)

 

February 2024

Newsday

Town approves food pantry move

Newsday

Migrant Influx is Growing need amid rising prices strains groups

Patch - Farmingdale

$43K Raised For Food Insecurity At Concert For Long Island Cares

Long Island Press

Long Island Cares and Catholic Health Partnership

Garden City News

Will Sing For Food to Perform Fundraiser

January 2024

Patch - Farmingdale

Will Sing For Food To Perform Concert For LI Cares In Farmingdale

News 12

Long Island Cares partners with LI Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame for Billy Joel food drive

LI Herald

Long Island Cares receives $25,000 grant

Patch - Smithtown

Billy Joel Exhibit Food Drive: LI Cares, LIMEHOF, Team Up

Patch - Huntington

Huntington Bay Man Elected President Of LI Cares Board Of Directors

TBR News Media

Bank of America’s Marc Perez says his free time is well spent volunteering

Huntington Now

Huntington Bay Resident Named President of Long Island Cares Board

Long Island Press

Long Island Cares Feeding Hungry Pets

Newsday

Data: Hunger a concern

December 2023

Patch - Hauppauge

LI Cares Raising Money For Food-Insecure Families For Giving Tuesday

November 2023

Patch - Hauppauge

LI Cares Provides 9,000 Turkeys To Food-Insecure For Thanksgiving

Newsday

On Long Island, a day for thanks, prayer and volunteering –

Newsday

LI Cares to open new food pantry in Valley Stream, as demand grows –

Newsday

Long Island food banks step up for the holidays as families face a ‘hunger cliff’ – Newsday

News12

New campaign to restock food pantries through Christmas

CBS News

Volunteers helping those suffering from food insecurity

News12

Volunteer packing/sorting event on Thanksgiving morning at Long Island Cares

FOX 5 NY

Long Island general store offers food, beauty projects for free

LI Herald

Long Island Cares’ Member Agency NOSH finds new home

Newsday

Long Island food banks step up for the holidays.

Newsday

Long Island Cares welcomes new staff

Patch - Hauppauge

Suffolk Veterans To Receive Free Turkey, Sides, From LI Cares, PSEG LI

News12

Increased Thanksgiving demand for food at Freeport satellite

Newsday

Meet our new VP, Katrina Hill – People on the Move

October 2023

Patch - Hauppauge

Stop & Shop donates $190K to fund Long Island Cares’ kids programs

Newsday

LIC People on the Move

Patch - Hauppauge

LI Cares Collecting Thanksgiving Foods For ‘Adopt-A-Family’ Program

Newsday

Paule Pachter appointed to WNET Group’s Community Advisory Board.

Newsday

Paws Walk Coming up Soon!

September 2023

ABC7

How Long Island Cares is Prepared for a Government Shutdown

Newsday

What a Federal Shutdown Could Mean on LI

Patch - Hauppauge

$15K Raised For Long Island Cares By LI Ducks Baseball Team, IFCU

Patch - Deer Park-North Babylon

LI Cares To Host 2nd Annual ‘Paws Walk’ For Pet, Food Pantries

Patch - Huntington

Huntington Restaurants, LI Cares Join Forces To Raise Money For Pantry

Patch - Commack

LI Cares Receives Pasta Sauce, Peppers, Money From Botticelli Foods

August 2023

Patch - Hauppauge

Unsung Heroes Supporting Long Island Cares

News 12 Long Island

Senior Resource Fair held at Long Island Cares

Newsday

Teaming up with Catholic Health to feed LI

Patch - Hauppauge

National Senior Citizen Day Fair Coming To Hauppauge

Patch - Hauppauge

Dee Snider’s Long Island Cares Commercial Hits Broadcasts

Patch - Hauppauge

LI Cares Gets 5-Year $25M Grant From NYS

July 2023

Huntington Now

Heckscher Concert by D’Addario & Co. to Benefit Long Island Cares

Newsday

LI food banks see more need for emergency help.

Newsday

Meet the Family.  Anthony Caruso, 75, and Teresa Caruso, 69.

Long Island Press

Honor Harry Chapin’s Legacy with Action to End Hunger.

Newsday

Summer programs seek to feed children while school’s out of session.

June 2023

Going Local

Legend Dee Snider at Long Island Cares.

Patch - Hauppauge

Dee Snider Films Commercial For ‘Amazing’ Long Island Cares.

News 12 Long Island

Long Islanders turn to emergency food providers as dollar stores become too expensive.

Patch - Commack

For Commack Family, Gardening At LI Cares Is a ‘Rewarding’ Family Affair.

May 2023

Patch - Hauppauge

White Castle, Customers Raise Nearly $15K For Long Island Cares.

Food Bank News

The Next Big Thing in Healthcare Partnerships – interview with Dr. Jessica Rosati, Long Island Cares Vice President for Programs.

Our Sports Central

The Long Island Ducks and Island Federal Credit Union have teamed up again for the “Home Runs for Hunger” campaign to benefit Long Island Cares.

Patch - Sachem

Over 250 pounds of pet food and supplies were collected during the Long Island Cares 12th Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive Challenge organized by Brookhaven Town Officials.

Patch - Huntington

For the 11th year, Donna Drake, an internationally syndicated TV talk show host, is set to host a party in Huntington where she only asks her dozens of guests to donate food and money to Long Island Cares.

Newsday

Survey: Most NYers say paying for food’s harder. Jessica Rosati, Vice President of Programs, talks about her concerns.

April 2023

Patch - Northport

Gardener Grows Food For LI Cares: ‘We Need More Kindness In The World’

Patch - Huntington

LI Cares Volunteer Brings Gourmet Sweet ‘Treats’ To Food Insecure.

Broadway World

Long Island Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame to Host Film Screening and Q&A Panel Honoring Songwriter and Activist Harry Chapin.

Newsday

Paper Towels or Pet Food?

Patch - Farmingdale

Farmingdale State College students to volunteer at Long Island Cares.

March 2023

Broadcast with Rachel Campos-Duffy

Fox & Friends

Rachel Campos-Duffy interviews Paule Pachter, CEO and discusses the rise of food insecurity due to inflation.

Patch - Riverhead

New Beginnings Food Pantry will fight ‘crisis’ number of hungry on LI by partnering with Long Island Cares.

Broadcast with Rafael Pi Roman

Metro Focus

Rafael Pi Roman continues his coverage of Hunger in New York State with a special interview with Paule Pachter, CEO, about Food Insecurity on Long Island.

Patch - Hauppauge

White Castle and Long Island Cares team up against hunger.

Newsday

Analyzing food insecurity in Jewish and Muslim communities on Long Island.

 

Anton News

Bethpage Hospital joins efforts to reduce Long Island hunger.

Featuring Dr. Jessica Rosati, Vice President for Programs.

News 12

End of extra SNAP assistance creates bigger strain on local food banks.

Long Island Weekly

Manhattan Transfer March 30 concert aids Long Island Cares.
Read an interview with a member of the group.

Patch - East Northport

Food pantry gets grant from Long Island Cares.

TBR News Media

Catholic Health and Long Island Cares partner to fight food insecurity.

February 2023

Newsday

End of SNAP benefit boost sparks concern for Long Islanders in need.

*Newsday subscription is required to read the entire article on their website.

Patch -
Five Towns

Long Island Cares receives federal, state funding for upcoming Valley Stream location.

Patch -
East Meadow

Grammy winners Manhattan Transfer perform benefit concert for Long Island Cares.

Riverhead Local

Food banks alarmed by governor’s proposal to cut funding, as hunger and food insecurity remain higher than pre-pandemic levels.

Patch - Freeport

Freeport Soup Kitchen Gets Funds to Keep Operation Intact.

LI Herald

Food prices are up. Here’s how Valley Stream officials are fighting hunger. Long Island Cares to open location in Valley Stream.

Newsday

Two pediatricians win grant to detect food insecurity in patients.* Featuring Dr. Siddiqui, Pediatrician, Long Island Cares’ Board member.

*Newsday subscription is required to read the entire article on their website.

LongIsland.com

No Kid Hungry Awards $20,000 to American Academy of Pediatrics to Combat Child Hunger on Long Island.

Patch - Huntington

LI Cares, Old Navy Of Huntington Teaming Up To Help Long Island.

January 2023

Newsday

SNAP benefits in NY returning to pre-pandemic levels, putting Long Island’s hungry at greater risk.*

*Newsday subscription is required to read the entire article on their website.

News 12

Local food banks seek to help as extra SNAP benefits set to expire.

News 12

LIDL grand opening in Deer Park

Donates to Long Island Cares.

I-Connect 007

TTM Technologies makes a sizable donation to Long Island Cares.

The Patch

Alarming food insecurity increases on Long Island.

News 12

Long Island Cares sees a huge increase in people needing food between 2021 and 2022.

Featuring Paule Pachter, President & CEO.

TBR Newsmedia

Ward Melville High School career fair introduces students to community employees.

Interview with Lisa Owens, Program Manager.

 

News 12

Inflation is pressuring food pantries while Long Island Cares works to keep its shelves stocked.

Featuring Paule Pachter, President & CEO.

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