Newsday features Island Harvest’s Summer Food Service Program

In today’s edition of Newsday, learn about our Summer Food Service Program and find out about the many sites across Long Island where we are serving nutritional meals to about 3,500 children in need. That’s an estimated 75,000 meals that we’ll be providing this summer!   Food bank expands summer service The Mineola-based Island Harvest …

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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 …

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Thank You Senior Girl Scout Troop 536

Manhasset Senior Girl Scout Troop 536 raised 206 pounds of food during their food drive and sorted 2700 lbs of Operation: Hope food.  Thank you for being a shining example of community service.


Crossfit Collects Food For Island Harvest

A HUGE Island Harvest Thank You to Cobalt, Invasion and Islip CROSSFIT on their  food/fund drive supplementing approximately 1256 meals!!! Special thanks to Keely Harris for coordinating this drive

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Island Harvest Receives Four-Star Rating by Charity Navigator

Island Harvest is proud to have earned the coveted four-star rating by Charity Navigator for “sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.” Approximately 25% of the charities evaluated by Charity Navigator receive its highest rating. By granting this designation to Island Harvest, Charity Navigator demonstrates to the public that Island Harvest is worthy …