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Island Harvest Receives $75,000 From Newsday Charities, A McCormick Foundation Fund

ISLAND HARVEST RECEIVES $75,000 FROM NEWSDAY CHARITIES, A MCCORMICK FOUNDATION FUND —    Grant helps fund Island Harvest’s Kids Weekend Backpack Feeding Program and general food collection/distribution efforts —   HAUPPAUGE, NY — December 28, 2015 — Island Harvest Food Bank has received $75,000 from Newsday Charities, a McCormick Foundation Fund, in support of the hunger-relief …


Island Harvest Food Bank Receives $50,000 From Walmart To Help LI Veterans

ISLAND HARVEST FOOD BANK RECEIVES $50,000 FROM WALMART TO HELP LI VETERANS & MILITARY FAMILIES IN NEED —    Grant helps fund Island Harvest’s Operation: HOPE mobile food pantry  — HAUPPAUGE, NY — December 23, 2015 — Veterans of the U.S. armed services often face exceptional challenges readjusting to civilian life, among which include joblessness and …


NYCB Donates $20,000 to Island Harvest Food Bank to Help Families

NYCB DONATES $20,000 ISLAND HARVEST FOOD BANK TO HELP FAMILIES IN NEED ENJOY A HOLIDAY TURKEY DINNER Media reports of people in need of food sparks NYCB to respond with generous donation — NYCB volunteers, executives on hand to distribute turkeys and trimmings at toy distribution event — LONG ISLAND, NY— December 18, 2015 — …


Thank You NYC Jeep Club

A HUGE ISLAND HARVEST THANK YOU and CONGRATULATIONS to NYC Jeep Club on raising 7,316 lbs in turkeys and non-perishable food items!  Special thanks to Dan Loiacono for organizing the event!


Hunger Pains

Hunger pains By: Claude Solnik November 19, 2015 John – that’s the name we’ll call him, since he asked not to be identified – is not the type of person you might expect to ever go hungry. He had good jobs, earning as much as $100,000 annually in advertising, as a financial advisor and in …