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Assemblyman Durso Hosts 2nd Annual “Assembly Assemble Day” At Island Harvest Food Bank In Melville

Pictured – 3rd in from L to R: Randi Shubin Dresner (Island Harvest President & CEO), New York State Assembly members Brian Curran, Gina Sillitti, Keith Brown, Michael Durso, Taylor Darling, Jarett Gandolfo, Doug Smith, Michael Fitzpatrick and Island Harvest volunteers. (Not pictured: Assembly members John Mikulin, Charles Lavine, and Brian Curran.) New York
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PSEG Long Island And Its Employees Support Island Harvest

PSEG Long Island and its employees recently donated $15,000 and more than 140 turkeys to Bethpage Federal Credit Union’s (BFCU) 14th annual turkey drive to support Island Harvest Food Bank. The turkeys were purchased through the company’s employee business resource groups, which are comprised of community-minded employee volunteers. Several PSEG Long Island employees also
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The 14th Annual Bethpage Turkey Drive For Island Harvest Food Bank To Help Thousands Of Long Islanders Serve A Thanksgiving Meal To Their Family

Now in its 14th year, the Bethpage Turkey Drive to benefit Island Harvest Food Bank will take place on Friday, November 18, 2022, from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM. The annual drive, which kicks off the holiday food drive season on Long Island, will include a no-contact donation car drive-through which will enable community residents […]
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Senator John E. Brooks Delivers Funding Award In Support Of Veterans And Military Families Affected By Food Insecurity

Senator John E. Brooks (SD-8) was proud to present a $10,000 grant to the Island Harvest Food Bank to support Operation: HOPE – a program specifically designed to assist veterans, active duty personnel, and their families. Founded in 1992, Island Harvest Food Bank is a leading hunger-relief organization on Long Island that provides food and non-food […]
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New York Islanders Help Stop & Shop Donate 2,000 Thanksgiving Turkeys to Island Harvest and LI Cares to Help Meet Unprecedented Food Bank Need

The New York Islanders partnered with Stop & Shop on its annual Turkey Express program as the supermarket donated 1,000 Thanksgiving turkeys each to Island Harvest Food Bank and Long Island Cares, Inc.- The Harry Chapin Food Bank. Several Islanders alumni assisted in the donation – Huntington resident and NHL Hall of Famer, Clark Gillies; […]
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Healthcare Heroes Get Energized with Meals Provided by PSEG Long Island and Delivered by Amityville Resident

Over the past few weeks, PSEG Long Island has been helping to energize our healthcare heroes by providing catered meals to local hospitals and healthcare facilities on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic. Last week, during National Nurses Week (May 6-12), dinner, lunch and breakfast were provided to the daytime and overnight shifts working on […]
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PSEG Long Island and PSEG Foundation Support Island Harvest Food Bank Efforts to Reduce Food Insecurity During COVID-19 Outbreak

PSEG Foundation Provides $45,000 Grant to Address Critical Needs of Children and Families PSEG Long Island and the PSEG Foundation are supporting the Island Harvest Food Bank in its response to critical community needs throughout Long Island as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. The mission of Island Harvest Food Bank is to end hunger […]