Tag: charity

Limb Kind Foundation Holds 2nd Annual “Show Your Shine” Fashion Show

Limb Kind Foundation featured 24 runway models with limb loss or limb differences from across the country in an inspiring fundraiser event at The Gatsby at Jones Beach on Oct. 9.

Port Washington Parents Launch Effort to Find Cure for Rare Brain...

Believe in a Cure, a Port Washington-based nonprofit organization, helps fund important scientific research toward finding a cure for FOXG1 syndrome.

Port Washington Native Improving Lives One Adventure At A Time

A triathlete originally from Port Washington is training to row solo around Long Island to raise money for charity.

KiDS NEED MoRE Hold Luau Gala in Memory of Mitchell Kraeling...

KiDS NEED MoRE hosted its annual gala in memory of Mitchell Kraeling on Aug. 20. at the Coral House in Baldwin.

Michael Magro Foundation Brings Out Cars and Crowds for Charity

The event raised more than $11,000 for Michael Magro Foundation programs, supporting families with a child battling pediatric cancer primarily on Long Island.

The INN Provides Hot Meals, Support to Long Islanders Facing Poverty

Though not open to guests indoors since March 2020, the Interfaith Nutrition Network (The INN) keeps its food, job, housing, and mental health assistance programs running in new ways.

Habitat For Humanity of Suffolk Makes Homeowning Dreams A Reality

Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk County helps individuals, couples, and families achieve homeownership one house at a time.

Mended Little Hearts Offers Love and Support For Kids With Heart...

Mended Little Hearts of Long Island serves local communities by educating and advocating for families of children with congenital heart defects, the most common birth defect in the country.

Kids Need More Hosts Drive-in Movie Night Fundraisers

KiDS NEED MoRE organizers resumed their KiDS NEED MoRE Drive-In Movie Night series on Jan. 17 with Disney’s Aladdin at Costello's Ace Hardware of Copiague. All proceeds benefitted kids coping with life-threatening illness.

Long Island Nonprofits Reimagine Fundraising Amid Pandemic

The Long Island Insurance Community, a nonprofit that brings together insurance industry leaders to give back to the community and to those less fortunate, holds a big, annual fundraiser for the United Way of Long Island attended by hundreds. That was pre-pandemic.