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Bikers For Bini outside the Staten Island Mall, August 25, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Bikers Ride For Charity In Honor Of 9/11 Hero

The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund held its annual Bikers For Bini charity event Sunday at the Staten Island Mall.

08/25/2013

Non-profit group Birthday Wishes, which provides birthday parties for homeless children, was honored as part of Yankees HOPE Week. (credit: Annabel Lau)

Group That Hosts Birthday Parties For Homeless Kids Honored In Yankees HOPE Week

There was cake, candy and presents for each of the kids at the party. The kids got a tour of the Yankees dugout and the field.

07/11/2013

Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens

Ex-NYC Parks Official Accused Of Stealing More Than $50,000 From Queens Park

A former New York City parks department official is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the nonprofit group she founded to improve the Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens.

07/18/2012

Zeenabdeen Hadi is a four year old boy who as a baby was severely wounded by an electrical cable on his face, mouth and forehead in Iraq. (credit: LIPSG)

Boy Scarred In Iraq On L.I. For Medical Treatment

Young Abdin Hadi was injured as a toddler when a car bomb exploded, sending a live wire across his face which left him severely scarred. A group of non-profit agencies has brought him and his family to Long Island for treatment by a plastic surgery group.

04/28/2011

"Memories Live" is a non-profit organization that allows terminally ill patients to record videos for their families.

Seen At 11: ‘Memories Live’

If you’ve ever gone through the pain of losing someone you love, you know the grieving process is heart-wrenching. Now, some families are choosing to face death in a new way, leaving behind a lifetime of memories.

09/24/2010