Island Harvest Has A Visitor

So honored that Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy came by our Mineola office to wish us a successful thanksgiving season and to thank our staff for all their good work to help people on Long Island.

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A Big Thank You to Chase

Thank you to our friends from Chase for your support and for joining us on Saturday! The 2000 pounds sorted and packed will help supplement almost 1670 meals!  


Ironman Vs. Hunger

On November 16th, 2014 Noah Lam will be diving into the sub 60 degree water  of Tempe Town Lake in Arizona with about 3500 other people.  He will be swimming 2.4 miles, biking 112 miles, and then running 26.2 miles all to earn the title of Ironman. For years, Noah has been a supporter and …


Feeding America Annouces “Feeding Families, Fueling Hope” Campaign

We are pleased to announce the Family Dollar “Feeding Families, Fueling Hope” campaign! This is the first national cause marketing campaign for Family Dollar and we are very appreciative that they chose Feeding America to be their partner.  Cashiers in all 8,000+ U.S. Family Dollar locations will encourage customers to donate $1 to support Feeding …

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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 …


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!!!

New Member Agency Open Enrollment

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 …