News Announcement

This Is Hunger

Island Harvest Food Bank, and Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow are co-hosting “This Is Hunger,” a national touring exhibit that will be in East Meadow, NY from October 21, 2017 to October 23, 2017. This first-of-its-kind free exhibit will help bring Long Islanders face-to-face with the stark realities of hunger in our local communities, and …

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 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 …

Community Gardens Initiative Needs You!

We need volunteers in the Island Harvest Giving Gardens in Central Islip, Smithown and Hauppauge.  Can you dedicate an hour to weeding and harvesting?  We need you! Want to learn how to be a gardener?  We can teach anyone to grow fresh nutritious produce. Do you garden at home?  Please plant a little extra to …