Long Island Community, Charity & Cause News Coverage





If you're actively involved in the community, or you care about local Long Island charities and causes, make sure to keep in the know with Long Island's Community articles. Focusing on issues that matter most to the local community at large, these articles provide you with information about the good works of local charities, as well as the issues that matter to Long Islanders most.

Must Visit Museums for Nautical Lovers and Seafaring Folk

Come learn about Long Island's rich aquatic history at one of the many maritime museums on the Island!

Federal Officials to Announce Alcohol Ban on Fire Island Beaches

Federal Government To Detail New Regulations Outlawing the Consumption of Alcohol on Some Fire Island Beaches.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Charlie the Terrier Puppy is the Life of the Party

Charlie is a 7 month old wire hair terrier who is looking for an owner who is ready to be patient with a puppy, and to be rewarded with many years with a loyal companion.

Selfless Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Use your free time this summer for good by getting in on local Long Island volunteer opportunities!

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Bandit, the Corgi Mix That Will Steal Your Heart

Bandit is a four year old Corgi/Collie mix who was rescued from South Carolina and can wow with his great behavior and affectionate nature.

Bay Street Theater's 23rd Annual Summer Gala

The 23rd Annual Summer Gala was a huge success!

Mangano Announces Significant Investment in Future of Crescent Beach

A $2 million investment in the future of Crescent Beach in Glen Cove has been announced.

Mineola Resident Raises $3,500 for Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck from Participation in Heartbreak Hill Half Marathon

On July 13, Liz Holzknecht, a Mineola resident, presented a check in the amount of $3,500 to Bridget Costello, Director, Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck.

Suffolk County SPCA Officer Rescues Ducklings from a Storm Drain in Holbrook

The ducks were rescued from a storm drain on Dolphin Lane in the Broadway Knolls Apartment complex.

Lace Up for a Good Cause: Summer 2014 Fun Runs and Charity Runs

Grab a friend and run on down to these local 5ks and other races that all benefit not-for-profits in your area!

Shoreham’s Tesla Science Center Given $1 Million Donation from Elon Musk

The CEO of Tesla Motors has made a sizeable donation to a museum being built on Long Island.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Brothers Lucky and Rocky Look Forward to a Life Together

Two dogs are easier than one! Adopt both Lucky and Rocky today from Save-a-Pet!

Governor Cuomo Announces First Invasive Species Awareness Week

Public Awareness Key to Minimizing Spread of Harmful Invasive Species.

From Maritime History to Leaping Lizards, Explore Long Island’s Niche Museums

Visit one of these niche museums, with focuses ranging from whaling to trains to snakes and lizards!

Have Some Phenomenal Frugal Fun in the Sun This Summer

You don't have to empty out your wallet this summer to enjoy some fun on Long Island.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: For a Pet-Friendly Pup, Marvin’s Your Man

Marvin is an adult purebred boxer who loves children, other dogs, and cats, making him perfect for any family!

Governor Cuomo Announces State Police Fourth of July Crackdown on Impaired, Distracted and Speeding Drivers

Governor Warns Motorists on the Dangers and Severe Penalties for DWI and Distracted Driving.

LongIsland.com’s 2014 July Family Fun Guide: Patriotic Fun, Concerts, Festivals & Tons of Summer Fun!

School is out and summer is officially here! Time to celebrate with all of the fun events going on this July on Long Island.

2nd Annual Holiday House Hamptons Announces Gala, Opening Day and Exclusive Charity Sale

The 2nd Annual Holiday House Hamptons, a Decorators Showhouse to Benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation is Presented by HC&G

Mangano to Host Fireworks Show and Concert at Lakeside Theatre

“Celebrate America” Presented by TD Bank
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