HTx Services Healthy Food Drive

A HUGE Island Harvest THANK YOU and congratulations to HTx Services for hosting a healthy food/fund drive competition at local supermarkets as their volunteer day!   Together they raised 3823 pounds of fresh produce and non-perishable food supplementing approximately 3186 meals and $884!

Noah Lam

Couch to Course

When long time Island Harvest supporter participated in his first Iron Man Triathlon, he also worked to raise awareness of hunger on Long Island. Read here what he has been up to since that race!

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Multi-year Food Drive Has Big Results

We are honored to be working with Supervisor Venditto and the Town of Oyster Bay who has been hosting food drives to benefit Island Harvest Food Bank since 2007 and has collected more than 35,000 pounds in total since then .  Doreen Principe, Senior Food Drive Coordinator and Randi Shubin Dresner President & CEO  were …


Students say ‘thank you’ for special program’s weekend meals

To see article as originally printed in Newsday Click Here. Students say ‘thank you’ for special program’s weekend meals June 19, 2015 by LAURA BLASEY / First-graders Samaya Pryor, 7, left, and Jackelin Pineda, 7, pose for a photo with thank you notes they wrote to Island Harvest at Park Avenue Elementary School in …

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Elliot Sylvan, Long Time Island Harvest Volunteer

Dear Friends, I am very sorry to announce the recent passing of Elliot Sylvan, a very longtime and special volunteer.  As you will see from the obituary linked below – Elliot was a key person in the growth of our organization. I can honestly tell you that he, singlehandedly, made sure that during my transition …