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U.S. Marines help unload turkeys donated by Stop & Shop at Island Harvest in Mineola, Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Marines Help Unload Food Donations At Island Harvest

The Marines unloaded more than 2,000 turkeys donated by Stop & Shop for the upcoming holidays.


Canned Food - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

U.S. Postal Service To Collect Food For The Hungry On Long Island

The U.S. Postal Service next Saturday, May 11, will hold the annual Stamp Out Hunger event to aid the hungry and homeless on Long Island.


Island Harvest turkey and food drive - Bethpage, NY - Nov 16, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

After Sandy, Need Is Greater At Annual Turkey Drive On Long Island

Because of superstorm Sandy, there are many new faces in need of food assistance this year at the Island Harvest food drive in Bethpage.


Island Harvest Turkey Drive - Bethpage, NY - Nov 16, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Island Harvest Holding Turkey Drive In Bethpage

It’s the season for giving and on Long Island, today is the day – in the island’s biggest food and turkey drive of the year.


Food collected by Island Harvest - File Photo

Long Island Students Spend Vacation Collecting Food

Hundreds of Long Island high school students are spending their winter break at Island Harvest in Uniondale helping to prepare and distribute food for the needy.


Empty Plate - File Photo

Business Leaders Gather For L.I. Hunger Summit

“We’re looking for some innovative ideas and solutions,” says Island Harvest President Randi Dresner.

WCBS 880–09/21/2010