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Long Island Charities

Right here on Long Island, there are hundreds of charities that benefit the local community in a variety of ways. From proving food and shelter for the needy, to finding new homes for abandoned animals, fighting disease, and assisting veterans - there are countless not for profit organizations that provide these services, and many more. They rely on volunteers and donations to continue their good work - charitable organizations and donors are a team that help keep vital community efforts in place. Please use our Charities Resource to help you find out more about a local charity that you would like to support. If you work with a Not for Profit Organization and would like to become listed please fill out the contact form for details!

AMT Children of Hope Foundation

1490 Franklin Avenue in Mineola
516-626-1000

Blue Ocean Institute

250 Lawrence Hill Road in Cold Spring Harbor
631-659-3746

Breast Cancer Help, Inc.

1555 Sunrise Highway in Bay Shore
631-675-9003

Carol's Cause

304 Barwick Boulevard in Mineola
516-873-1267

Coma Recovery Association, Inc

807 Carman Avenue in Westbury
516-997-1826

Contractors For Kids

1316 Motor Parkway in Islandia
1-888-208-KIDS

Creative Art Space for Kids

48-D Atlantic Avenue in Lynbrook
516-596-4ART

Education & Assistance Corporation

50 Clinton Street in Hempstead
516-539-0150

Feel Better Kids, Inc.

100 Banks Avenue in Rockville Centre
516-889-1441

Guide Dog Foundation For The Blind

371 East Jericho Turnpike in Smithtown
631-930-9000

Haven House Bridges

840 Suffolk Avenue in Brentwood
(631) 231-3619

HELP Suffolk

685 Brookhaven Avenue in North Bellport
631-286-2400

Honor Flight Long Island

116 Hampton Road in Southampton
631-702-2423

Hope House Ministries

1 High St in Port Jefferson
631-928-2377

Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition

PO Box 1446 in Huntington
631-547-1518

Independent Group Home Living

221 North Sunrise Service Road in Manorville
631-878-8900

Island Harvest

199 Second Street in Mineola
516-294-8528

Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation

5 Channel Drive in Port Washington
516-767-6856

Long Island State Veterans Home

100 Patriots Road in Stony Brook
631-444-VETS

Pax Christi Hospitality Center

255 Oakland Avenue in Port Jefferson
(631) 928-9108

Splashes of Hope

P.O. Box 537 in Huntington
(631) 424.8230

The Hagedorn Little Village School

750 Hicksville Road in Seaford
516-520-6000

The INN

211 Fulton Ave. in Hempstead
(631) 231-3619 ‎

The Peninsula Counseling Center

50 West Hawthorne Street in Valley Stream
516-569-6600
Want to be added to the Charities Page? Call 631-406-4410 or Email Us for details!

If you work with a Not for Profit Organization and would like to become listed please contact us for details!


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