September 30, 2017 │ Vol. 10.2
Our 28th Annual Golf for Good outing was held at the prestigious Meadow Brook Club in Jericho on September 25th where over $147,000 was raised for our 70+  programs and services . In recognition of their dedication to helping people in need, Christopher Lambert of Axis Construction was honored and Senator John J. Flanagan of the New York State Senate received the Steven J. Eisman Humanitarian Award (pictured below with Lance W. Elder, EAC Network President & CEO). Read more. View event photos.
What's Happening
Meadowbrook Financial Donates Bikes to Supervised Visitation Children
Meadowbrook Financial Mortgage Bankers Corp.  donated eight children's bicycles to our Nassau Supervised Visitation program following a Magnovo Training Group team development bicycle building event. We were so surprised to receive this generous donation, and we are so grateful to the team at Meadowbrook Financial, who told us, " Thank you so much for all of your love, dedication, and hard work that you provide in our community! We are beyond grateful to assist in any way that we can and look forward to working with you again in the future."
WANTED: New or Gently Used Exercise Equipment
EAC Network is implementing health and wellness programs for our employees to inspire healthy living and well-being. We seek donations of exercise equipment, ranging from a treadmill and stationary bike to dumbbells, kettlebells, exercise balls, yoga mats, and more. To donate and coordinate drop-off/pick up, please contact Kecia McCormick at kecia.mccormick@eac-network.org or (516) 539-0150 x136. Donations are 100% tax deductible.
Fresh from the Garden Completes Another Successful Produce Distribution Thanks to Bank of America Volunteers
The Fresh from the Garden program has seen an immense amount of corporate support since its inception earlier this spring, and September was no exception. Bank of America volunteers joined us once more at Magnolia Gardens in New Cassel to distribute fresh fruits and vegetables to seniors who lack access to nutritious foods. If you or your group would like to volunteer at the next produce distribution on October 25, please contact Carol O'Neill at (516) 539-0150 x220 or coneill@eac-network.org .
WANTED: Arts & Crafts Supplies
Do you have arts and crafts supplies lying around? Our Hempstead Senior Community Service Center is in need of arts and crafts supplies or project sets for the seniors. Markers, paints, construction paper, glue, mason jars, and all other arts and crafts supplies and ideas are welcome. To donate, please contact Cathy Grant at (516) 565-1568 or cathy.grant@eac-network.org . Donations are 100% tax deductible.
Seniors Visit Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Seniors at our Hempstead Senior Community Service Center recently visited the Old Bethpage Village Restoration. Field trips such as these are common at our senior centers among the plethora of other activities such as Tai Chi and Zumba workouts, games, karaoke, Bingo, and more.
Upcoming Events
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Dress up in your sweetest or scariest costume at the  Long Island Children’s Museum ! Families will have full range of the entire museum after hours from 6-9pm and enjoy interactive exhibits, activities, food, magic by the Amazing Ivan and more! Proceeds directly benefit our  Children & Youth programs, which advocate for, treat, and protect children from neglect and abuse. Sponsorships and tickets available here . Register now while spots last!

Thank You, Sponsors!
Exhibit: Bethpage Federal Credit Union ; Brian Clarke; NFP
Gold: Connetquot Teachers Association ; Local 138 ; Richard Kessel and Family; Catherine Stanton, Esq. of Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP ;
Bronze: Tania Peterson Chandler, Esq.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Join our  In-Home Respite Services  for an afternoon at Lola’s in Long Beach for a complimentary lunch and live music!

Enjoy food and entertainment, relax with friends, and find mutual support. The Memory Cafe is not intended for unaccompanied persons.

Reserve your spot by calling Christine Weber at (516) 539-0150 x218! Space is limited!

Click here for more information.

This Memory Cafe is sponsored by:
Thursday, October 26, 2017
One Island Giving Day is a one-day virtual event that aims to raise over $1 million dollars for local, Long Island-based nonprofits to help create a stronger Long Island for ALL Long Islanders.

Don't want to forget to donate on October 26? Don't wait! Donate to EAC Network today!
Sunday, November 5, 2017
EAC Network is proud to be participating as a Charity Partner in the  Generosity Long Island 5k  for the first time this year. If running a marathon isn’t your cup of tea, this 5k is for you! Walk, run, or wheel in beautiful Eisenhower Park with friends, family, and coworkers to support our programs! Join our team here!
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