Events

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $55,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. IRS-certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing to qualified individuals. Bethpage Federal …

Island Harvest Kicks Off Annual Turkey and Trimmings Collection Campaign

Holiday season creates additional demand on food bank to support 316,000 Long Islanders in need of a warm, holiday-style meal, and provide continued, everyday supplemental food assistance— LONG ISLAND, NY ―November 3, 2015 ― For more than 316,000 Long Islanders, putting a meal on the table has become an everyday challenge. The holiday season, usually …

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 …

Lynbrook High Raises $5,700 for Charity at Night of the Pumpkins

See article as it originally appeared on Patch.com By Heather Doyle (Patch Staff) Updated October 29, 2014 at 3:07 pm Lynbrook High School hosted its sixth annual Night of the Pumpkins Saturday, providing an evening of fall- and Halloween-inspired decorations, games, refreshments and more. The highlight, as in years past, was a luminous display of …