Special Events & Drop Off Locations
February 2016

All Month Long
5th Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive - Now through May, County and State elected officials from both parties join together with Long Island Cares to collect pet food during the winter. Each participant will choose specific timeframes and community partners. Call your local senator, legislator, assemblyman, or town supervisor to ask where you can drop off new, unopened, pet food donations!
ILoveKickboxing of Deer Park is throwing a left hook at hunger!  Drop off a non-perishable food donation now through February 29th! - 560 Commack Rd Deer Park NY 11729
The Harry Chapin Practice-A-Thon - Calling all music students of Long Island!  Now is the time to get pledges for the Harry Chapin Practice-A-Thon! Sponsors pledge to donate as little as a penny for every minute you practice during March, so the more pledges you get, the more money you raise for Long Islanders in need!  Visit our website to get started!

Week of February 1st
SOUPER BOWL Canned Soup Drive - Now through February 7 please collect cans of soup for our non-competitive "Souper Bowl" - a spin on the NFL Super Bowl to bring in much needed soup donations during the cold winter months. Collect at your Super Bowl Party!
Feb 7th - 5pm to 10pm -3RD Annual Super Bowl Event "COLLECT FOR A CAUSE" - hosted by Chapters Rap Radio. RVC Lanes - 100 Maple Avenue, Rockville Centre. Contact chapterscss@aol.com information on price to participate in this unique bowling fundraiser. Donations of canned goods will be collected for Long Island Cares.

Week of February 8th
Wednesday, February 10th - Suffolk County Dept. of Labor Job Fair - South Huntington Public Library 145 Pidgeon Hill Rd Huntington Station, NY, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m  - Long Island Cares Information Booth!

Week of February 15th
Saturday, February 20th & Sunday, February 21st - Annual East Islip Soccer Club Tournament and Food Drive at East Islip High School. This event is sponsored by Legislator Tom Cilmi - don't forget your non-perishable food donations!

Week of February 22nd
Monday, February 22nd - West Hempstead Franklin Square Girl Scouts 19th Annual Community Food Drive 2016 - The drive ends March 14th!  Drop off locations: St Catherine Church, St Catherine Siena Center, George Washington School, Cornwell Avenue School, Polk Street School, John Street School, Washington Street School, West Hempstead Public Library, Franklin Square Public Library, Ridgewood Savings Bank, St Thomas School and Church.  The schools are only drop off sites for attending students and staff/administration of the school.

Friday, February 26th - Resume Writing Workshop - Longwood Public Library, 800 Middle Country Rd, Middle Island NY - 1p.m. - 3p.m. - Long Island Cares Information Booth!
Drop Off Locations
LI Cares Warehouse - 10 Davids Dr Hauppauge 11788 - Accepting donations Mon-Fri 8:30 AM to 4:15 PM

LI Cares Harry Chapin Food Bank and Humanitarian Center - 220 Broadway, Huntington Station 11746-1403 - Accepting donations Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30AM - 3:30PM, Tuesday and Thursday 9AM-5PM
LI Cares Nassau Service Center - 84 Pine St. Freeport - Accepting donations Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30AM - 330PM, Tuesday and Thursday 830AM - 5:30PM
LI Cares South Shore Service Center - 163 N. Wellwood Ave. Lindenhurst - Accepting donations Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30AM - 330PM, Tuesday and Thursday 830AM - 5:30PM

Shopping at any of these Old Navy or Marshalls stores? Don't forget your bag of non-perishables for donation!
Old Navy - Bay Shore, Bohemia, Hicksville, Huntington, Lake Grove, Levittown, West Babylon
Marshals - Commack, East Islip, Huntington, Jericho, Melville, Miller Place, North Massapequa, Patchogue, Shirley, Stony Brook, West Babylon
Don't forget the fur babies! All LI Petco locations are official pet food donation centers for Long Island Cares. We accept pet food for ALL pets including but not limited to dogs, cats, ferrets, bunnies, caged pets, reptiles, fish, and others.
Stopping at any of these libraries? Don't forget to bring your non-perishables for donation!
Commack Branch of the Smithtown Library - 3 Indian Head Rd, Commack NY 11725        
Commack Library - 18 Hauppauge Road, Commack NY 11725        
Comsewogue Library - 170 Terryville Rd, Port Jefferson Station NY 11776           
Copiague Library - 50 Deauville Blvd, Copiague NY 11726   
Deer Park Library - 44 Lake Avenue, Deer Park NY 11729    
East Islip Library - 381 East Main Street, East Islip NY 11730             
Floral Park Library - 17 Caroline Place, Floral Park NY 11001        
Freeport Library - 144 W Merrick Rd, Freeport NY 11952   
Hauppauge Library - 601 Veterans Hwy, Hauppague NY 11788            
Huntington Library - 338 Main Street, Huntington NY 11743     
Islip Library - 71 Monell Avenue, Islip NY 11751           
Kings Park Library - 1 Church Street, Kings Park NY 11754
Locust Valley Library - 601 Veterans Hwy, Locust Valley NY 11560         
Merrick Library - 2279 Merrick Avenue, Merrick NY 11566             
Oceanside Library - 30 Davison Avenue, Oceanside NY 11572            
Seaford Public Library - 2234 Jackson Avenue, Seaford NY 11783             
Smithtown Library - 1 North Country Rd, Smithtown NY 11787           
Wantagh Library - 3285 Park Avenue, Wantagh NY 11793 
Fleet Appliance - 501 West Main Street, Patchogue NY 11772             
Huntington Arts Council - 213 Main Street, Huntington NY 11743
Suffolk County Girl Scouts - 854 East Main Street, Riverhead NY 11901 
LI Drum Center - 1460 Old Country Rd, Plainview NY 11803            
Suffolk County Girl Scouts - 1500 Lakeview Avenue, P.O. Box 243, Bayport NY 11705   

Party Hardy - 145 S mithtown Blvd, Nesconset NY 11767         
Party Hardy - 159-8 New York 25A, Miller Place NY 11764         
Suffolk County Girl Scouts - 442 Moreland Rd, Commack NY 11725     
The Silver Broom Ministries - 46 Railroad Avenue, Sayville NY 11782  

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10 Davids Drive

Hauppauge NY 11788



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