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Camps ‘R’ Us Partner with Island Harvest

This summer, Camps ‘R’ Us is proud to partner with Island Harvest, and their Campers Against Hunger Food Drive Challenge. We are asking campers, staff members and parents to donate non-perishable food items that will be distributed to hungry people across Long Island. Our 2014 goal is to deliver 10,000 pounds of food. Our challenge …

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Spring Students Feeding Students Challenge Results

    Congratulations to the top three schools for raising the most food in our Spring Students Feeding Students Challenge 1st Place – East Moriches Middle School 2nd Place – Floral Park Memorial High School 3rd Place – Mt. Sinai High School Together they raised 5210 lbs supplementing approximately 4342 meals!!! THANK YOU!!!

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Newsday features Island Harvest’s Summer Food Service Program

In today’s edition of Newsday, learn about our Summer Food Service Program and find out about the many sites across Long Island where we are serving nutritional meals to about 3,500 children in need. That’s an estimated 75,000 meals that we’ll be providing this summer!   Food bank expands summer service The Mineola-based Island Harvest …

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Member Agency Open Enrollment Period is Now Open

Are you interested in joining our Network of Member Agencies? We are currently holding open enrollment and are accepting applications.  We ask that you complete it with the description of how your food program operates.  We know that each food program is unique and we encourage you to include as much detail in the application …

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! Annual Island Harvest Nassau Summer Food Blitz, Originally Scheduled for July 9, 2014 is Postponed

Unfortunately, due to unexpected logistical issues, Island Harvest is postponing its Annual Food Blitz, scheduled for July 9, 2014 at Nassau Community College. With this postponement, all regularly scheduled deliveries, warehouse pick-ups and central distributions will be back on schedule, as usual. The Summer Food Blitz is held each year to supplement the regularly scheduled …