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Island Harvest Food bank Receives Morgan Stanley Grant to Expand Program Delivering Nutritious Meals to Children and Families

— Food Bank Participates in Nationwide “Feeding Kids Around the Clock” Initiative —   HAUPPAUGE, NY — June 7, 2017 — Island Harvest Food Bank today announced it has received a $50,000 grant from the Morgan Stanley Foundation to fund its School Pantry program, a child hunger initiative that helps to make sure low-income families …

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NBC 4 New York, Telemundo 47 and Stop & Shop Team Up To Restock Island Harvest Food Bank and Other Local Food Banks, Collect More Than 900,000 Meals For Tri-State Families

Over 120 tons of non-perishable goods collected for seven local food banks,  enough to fill three tractor trailers NEW YORK, NY – (April 14, 2017) – More than 900,000 meals were collected during NBC 4 New York and Telemundo 47’s Feeding Our Families / Alimentando a Nuestras Familias first-ever Tri-State food drive, in partnership with Stop …

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Free Bus Passes for Nassau County Residents

Island Harvest has partnered with NICE and United Way to provide free bus passes up to $110 annual cap to help with the cost of transportation for Nassau County residents. Transportation can be used for: Work School Job Interviews Medical Treatment Benefit Application Appointments Other Critical Activities

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Food Bank Association of New York Lauds “Farm To Food Bank” Funding Approved in 2017-2018 State Budget

LATHAM, NY — April 14, 2017 — The Food Bank Association of New York is pleased that the recently passed 2017-2018 New York State budget incorporates funding for the bi-partisan “Farm-to-Food-Bank” bill, according to Anita M. Paley, Executive Director. “The ‘Farm-to-Food-Bank’ bill, signed by Governor Cuomo after two previous vetoes, now gives farmers across New …