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Lend a Helping Hand this June at a Local Charity Event!

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Show your support this month by attending an upcoming charity event!

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Long Island is home to many communities that enjoy coming together to help local people in need. There are a ton of great events coming up this month that allow you to show your support to different types of charity groups along with larger charities that are nation wide. 
 
If you’re interested in lending a hand, take a look at these great opportunities that could be right in your own neighborhood! These benefits also feature fun entertainment for everyone and include events such as golf outings, runs, car shows and more! They range from helping those suffering from different types of cancer, to helping local children and their families along with organizations throughout the Island. So grab some friends or take the kids out for a fun day, all while showing your support!
 
BBBSLI 19th Annual Golf Tournament at The Muttontown Country Club
5933 Northern Boulevard, East Norwich, NY 11732
516-731-7880 x214
Monday, June 1st 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Enjoy a full breakfast, 18 holes of golf, an on-course barbecue lunch, beverages, cocktail hour, a buffet dinner & auction items! This event will benefit The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island.
 
Garden Party Luncheon at The Timber Point Country Club
Great River Road, Great River, NY 11739
631-581-0022
Tuesday, June 2nd
Support Mother and Baby Care at Good Samaritan Hospital by enjoying an afternoon of fun and fashion!
 
2015 Brew for the Family at The Great South Bay Brewery
25 Drexel Drive, Bay Shore, NY 11706
443-896-6504
Thursday, June 4th 7:30 - 10:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of craft beers and brewery tours all while supporting New York families that are overcoming infertility. 
 
Relay for Life of Center Moriches 
311 Frowein Road, Center Moriches, NY 11934
631-504-8542
Saturday, June 6th at 12:00 PM
Help the fight against cancer while enjoying live music, raffles, a Chinese auction, Bingo, Zumba and homemade goods. 
 
Car Wash & Car Show at The Joseph M. Barry Career & Technical Educational Center
1196 Prospect Avenue, Westbury, NY 11590
516-663-5341
Saturday, June 6th 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Help benefit The Michael Magro Foundation, a non-profit organization that dedicates support to children with cancer and their families.
 
Long Island Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis at Marjorie Post Park
Unqua Road, Massapequa, NY 11758
516-222-5530
Sunday, June 7th 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Help raise money and funds for critical research into Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis by walking as part of the Take Steps family!
 
Bike MS: Traffic Free Ride at Bethpage State Park
99 Quaker Meeting House Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735
631-864-8337, option 2
Sunday, June 7th at 8:00 AM
Enjoy a 13 mile cycling adventure through the beautiful Massapequa Preserve while supporting MS. All cyclists who raise $75 will receive the Bike MS t-shirt and medal at the Finish Line. (while supplies last)
 
Send a Kid to Camp 2015 Annual Golf Classic at The Bellport Country Club
40 South Country Road, Bellport, NY 11713
Monday, June 8th 
This event will honor Mike Kelly and will allow a child to participate in a Summer Day Camp program for three weeks. 
 
Sayville Cares Third Annual Golf Outing at the Island Hills Country Club
2101 Lakeland Avenue, Sayville, NY 11782
631-404-2300
Monday, June 8th at 11:00 AM
Enjoy a golf outing in support of Building Homes for Heroes! Registration will be held from 9:00 - 10:30 AM, followed by a shotgun start at 11:00 AM.
 
Stan Shapiro Memorial Golf Classic at the Huntington Crescent Club
15 Washington Drive, Huntington, NY 11743
631-366-3461
Monday, June 8th 10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Participate in a golf outing to help provide hearing aids to residents on Long Island and Metro New York’s five boroughs. 
 
Fish Fry Fundraiser at the Freeport United Methodist Church
Pine Street (Between Guy Lombardo Avenue and Church Street), Freeport, NY 11520
Saturday, June 13th 12:00 - 4:00 PM
Enjoy some cod and whiting fish (charged by plate) to help raise funds to cover the yearly dues the local church must pay to the Methodist Church. In addition, a portion of the proceeds will also go to John W. Dodd Middle School in Freeport for children who do not have the resources to afford to go on class trips. 
 
Bideawee Car Show & Adoption Fair at Bideawee 
118 Old Country Road, Westhampton, NY 11977
866-262-8133
Saturday, June 13th 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Enjoy a car show which will feature hot rods, muscle cars, customs & classics along with an adoption fair to help you find the right pet to match your lifestyle! 
 
Recycling Project 5K Race & Half Mile Fun Run at Sunken Meadow Park
Sunken Meadow State Parkway, Kings Park, NY 11754
Saturday, June 13th at 9:15 AM
Join in the run and help raise funds to go toward the purchase of  recycling bins for Sunken Meadow State Park to improve our environment!
 
Sing East End 2015 at Grangebel Park
Peconic Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901
631-664-0983
Saturday, June 20th at 7:00 PM
Help benefit the East End Hospice's Good Grief Program by attending a karaoke event under the stars! All ages are welcome to participate. Rain date is June 21st.
 
Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club 4th Annual Family Fun Day at Bayville Adventure Park
8 Bayville Avene, Bayville, NY 11709
516-671-8030
Wednesday, June 24th 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Enjoy all outdoor attractions, pizza, popcorn, lemonade and ice cream, all while showing support to the Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club! Children must wear sneakers for most attractions. Cash bar and food service will be available. 
 
EAC Network's 26th Annual Golf for Good at The North Shore Country Club
500 Shore Road, Glen Head, NY 11545
516-539-0150 x117
Thursday, June 25th 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Enjoy a brunch followed by some golf and a cocktail/dinner reception while honoring Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., President & CEO of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, and Matthew L. Smith, President of Standard Valuation Services.
 
East End Hospice Summer Gala at Sandacres Estate
4 Sandacres Lane, Quogue, NY 11978
631-288-7080
Saturday, June 27th 7:00 - 11:00 PM
Enjoy cocktails and music by The Times Square Orchestra and take place in silent and live auctions and games of chance. Event will benefit East End Hospice.
 
Save the Bay Annual Fundraiser
906 Dune Road, Westhampton Dunes, NY 11978
Saturday, June 27th 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Don’t miss out on The Moriches Bay Project’s annual fundraising cocktail party! Enjoy a full bar, live music, an auction table, delicious food and a ton of great people!
 
3rd Annual Michael Magro Foundation Golf Classic at The Hamlet Golf and Country Club
1 Clubhouse Drive, Commack, NY 11725
516-935-4510
Monday, June 29th at 9:00 AM
Enjoy a breakfast, golf outing, cocktail hour and buffet dinner while supporting this non-profit organization that dedicates their support to children with cancer and their families. 
 
 
Click here to view other charity events coming up this month and throughout the rest of Summer! If you’re planning on attending any, share with us in the comments below!
 
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