Romaine Lettuce Recall

        November 26, 2018 Dear Colleagues, The statement below was released today by U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the current romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak investigation. “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state authorities, continues …

Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Island Harvest Food Bank Earns Coveted Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for Fifth Consecutive Year   Sound governance, strong fiscal health, accountability, and transparency are determining factors in earning prestigious designation —   LONG ISLAND, NY — June 5, 2018 — Island Harvest Food Bank’s robust financial health, sound governance, and a longstanding commitment to …

Weather Statement

ISLAND HARVEST FOOD BANK WEATHER STATEMENT   Regularly scheduled food distributions & external events canceled for Friday, March 2, 2018 —     BETHPAGE, NY — March 1, 2018 — Due to the nor’easter which is expected to bring heavy rain, high winds, and possible flooding conditions, Island Harvest Food Bank has canceled all regularly …