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Your generous contributions (whoo hoo!) allow us to provide valuable products and services to our member organizations. Whew. Get ready. Here’s a list of some of the needs of our agencies that we have supported over the years…

American Red Cross (Huntington Chapter)

  • Emergency Response Vehicle expenses: Maintenance, insurance, and communication equipment
  • Quick Shelter equipment
  • Funding for the Garage for Emergency Response Vehicle
  • Photo Identification System
  • CPR Manikins
  • Blood pressure screening equipment
  • Telephone communication system
  • Asbestos removal abatement
  • PA System, cell phones and beepers for emergency contact

Community Youth Agencies of Huntington (CYA’S of Huntington)

  • Assistance for summer field trips transportation costs
  • Computer equipment and software
  • Songwriter workshop equipment and PA system
  • Anti-bias Task Force funding
  • Educational supplies

YMCA – “THE PLACE” – Formerly named:
Concepts for Narcotic Prevention, Inc. “The Place”

  • Townwide scholarship program
  • Drug educator and staff training
  • Educational videos
  • Support service for substance abuse and mental illness
  • Office copy machine
  • Computer hardware and software

Family Service League

  • Support of Manor Field Family Center
  • Support for Project Home program
  • Community Advocate
  • Information & Referral Center
  • Huntington Station Family Centers
  • Pre-school learning program
  • Children’s educational programs
  • Counseling services for re-housing

Foster Grandparent Program

  • Training and transportation for senior citizens to work in Huntington area schools
  • Smocks to be worn by participants

Girl Scouts

  • Funding camperships and scholarships for girls living in transitional and emergency housing
  • Outreach and anger management programs for Huntington area girls Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind
  • Gift of sight through sponsorship of a guide dog‘s complete training period

Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

  • Carendo shower chairs
  • Whirlpool bathing area
  • Wheel Chairs and adjustable recliners
  • Wanderer bracelets
  • Therapeutic recreational program
  • Piano for assisted living residence recreation area

Helen Keller Services for the Blind

  • Senior recreational activities at the Center
  • Transportation for seniors to off-site activities
  • New patio
  • Garden water faucet
  • Miscellaneous furniture
  • Refrigerator
  • Treadmill
  • Reading machine
  • Sprinkler system

Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition

  • Funding for Newsletter and informative material mailed to residents of the Town of Huntington Huntington Freedom Center
  • Scholarships for child day care
  • Playground equipment
  • Matting for playground
  • Multiple Child buggy transportation
  • Fence installation
  • Gym equipment

Huntington Hospital

  • Women’s Heart Program
  • Support of the Clark Gillies Pediatric Center In recent years the following has been allocated to Huntington Hospital’s Dolan Family Health Center:
  • Electronic Blood Pressure Machines
  • Ultrasound machine and spirometer to measure pulmonary functions
  • Support of tuberculosis clinic
  • Funding for a community outreach program worker
  • Urodynamic testing equipment

Huntington YMCA

  • Playground Project assistance
  • Project Adventure equipment
  • Summer day camp scholarships
  • Two automatic external defibrillators
  • Wellness and lifetime fitness equipment
  • Acoustic baffles for the pool area

Literacy Suffolk

  • Cost of mandatory Suffolk County testing materials
  • Laptop computer to be used for purpose of teaching assistance
  • Resource materials for programs serving the Huntington area
  • Computer, printer and computer furniture for education program in area library

Long Island Association for AIDS Care (LIAAC)

  • Outreach, recruitment, volunteer training and educational program

Long Island Cares – The Harry Chapin Food Bank

  • Parenting workshops for Huntington families
  • Funding for New Paths to Achievement program
  • Sponsor a Huntington student in job training program
  • Funding for Kid’s Café Program

St. Johnland Nursing Center

  • Physical therapy equipment
  • Electric lift for patient assistance
  • Electric beds and pressure reduction mattresses Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center
  • Day Care and Day Camp scholarships
  • Play supplies for the Latchkey program and the multi-cultural program Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk
  • Promotional DVD production & materials
  • Wireless nurse call system for the Hospice
  • Furnishings for the Hospice
  • Patient care and other services
  • Support of on-site Nurse Coordinator at Huntington Hospital
  • Bereavement retreat