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

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 …