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Island Harvest Food Bank Receives $96,500 from Stop & Shop’s Food for Friends Campaign

Island Harvest Food Bank, a leading Long Island hunger-relief organization, today announced it had received $96,500 from Stop & Shop’s Food for Friends campaign. According to Randi Shubin Dresner, president & CEO, Island Harvest Food Bank, funding received from the Food for Friends initiative will be used to hire a part-time, bi-lingual dietician to promote healthy
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Stop & Shop’s Turkey Express Program Donated 2,000 Thanksgiving Turkeys to Island Harvest Food Bank and LI Cares Inc.

Stop & Shop’s Turkey Express program donated 1,000 Thanksgiving Turkeys each to Island Harvest Food Bank and to Long Island Cares Inc. The Harry Chapin Food Bank. Stop & Shop’s Turkey Express program will deliver more than 21,500 turkeys to hunger relief organizations in New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island this holiday […]
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Stop & Shop Donates Five Tons of Fresh Produce to Long Island Cares Inc. to Assist Long Island Seniors

Stop & Shop donated five tons of fresh produce to Long Island Cares to assist  Long Beach senior citizens. The fresh fruits and vegetables were distributed to seniors at the Long Beach Housing Authority Apartments and thirty other sites across Long Island. Stop & Shop’s donation included apples, bananas, oranges, cantaloupe, watermelon, pineapple, cabbage, carrots,
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U.S. Marines Who Served in Iraq and Afghanistan Unload 2,000 Thanksgiving Turkeys that Stop & Shop Donated to Island Harvest and Long Island Cares to Battle Hunger on Long Island

U.S. Marines, many who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, unloaded 2,000 Thanksgiving turkeys that Stop & Shop donated to Island Harvest and Long Island Cares, Inc.- The Harry Chapin Food Bank. The turkeys are part of Stop & Shop’s annual Turkey Express program, which will deliver more than 18,000 turkeys to hunger relief organizations in New York, […]