HAUPPAUGE, NY – Monday, March 7, 2016 – Long Island Cares, Inc., The Harry Chapin Food Bank is commemorating the 35th Anniversary of Harry Chapin’s passing in 1981 with the issue of a limited edition framed photo of the organization’s Legacy 35 logo and a replica of the Congressional Gold Medal that was posthumously presented to the Chapin Family in 1987 at a special concert at Carnegie Hall featuring Bruce Springsteen, Pat Benatar, Graham Nash among others.
This limited edition framed piece is available for a donation of $135.00 and was designed by Long Island Picture Frame of Oyster Bay and Massapequa and approved by The Chapin Foundation to benefit Long Island Cares, Inc. the regional food bank founded by Chapin in 1980.
“We’re honored to be able to offer Harry Chapin’s fans with this unique opportunity to own a piece of Harry’s legacy. This framed replica of his Congressional Gold Medal that was presented by Congress to the Chapin Family in recognition of Harry’s humanitarian efforts is truly a piece of history and will stand forever as a symbol of Harry’s never ending quest to solve hunger in America which included establishing the first Food Bank on Long Island, Long Island Cares,” said Paule Pachter, CEO. To order this commemorative Legacy 35 wall art call (631) 582-3663 x 102.