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Island Harvset on Meet The Leaders

Randi Shubin Dresner recently stopped by Cablevision’s studios where she was interviewed for Meet the Leaders.  Take a look and find out how you can participate in our May 9 “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive!   http://www.meettheleaders.com/2015/03/island-harvest/

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Massapequa Business Network Presents Check to Island Harvest

The Massapequa Business Network enjoyed another successful Holiday Fair, sponsored by Dairy Queen Massapequa  at the Memorare Club in Seaford on Sunday, November 23rd. There were over 600 shoppers in attendance throughout the day and  35 vendors representing local businesses and over. The event was a huge success and  raised $1050.00 for Island Harvest.  In …

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February is American Heart Month

Since 1963, February is celebrated as American Heart Month. It is a time to reflect on our habits and decide how we can reduce our risk of heart attack and stroke. Did you know that… Heart disease kills an estimated 630,000 Americans each year. It’s the leading cause of death for both men and women. …

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Almost twice as many kids helped by food stamps than before recession

To see article as it appeared in Newsday Updated January 28, 2015 9:43 PM By OLIVIA WINSLOW The number of children receiving benefits from food stamps in 2014 is nearly twice as high as the number receiving such assistance before the start of the recession in 2007, the U.S. Census Bureau said Wednesday. The bureau …