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Leadership News at Long Island's Community Foundation
We are proud to announce that LICF's executive director, David M. Okorn was recently appointed to serve as a Member of the Long Island State Park, Recreation and Historic Preservation Commission by NYS Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.

The Long Island Sound Funders Collaborative announces grants through its Long Island Sound Stewardship Fund at LICF
$316,000 has been awarded to 10 nonprofits that will work to restore and protect the health and living resources of Long Island Sound.

LICF presents a $20,000 grant to the Sag Harbor Partnership
The Long Island Community Foundation is proud to present a $20,000 grant to the Sag Harbor Partnership

New Research Identifies New York’s Hardest-to-Count Communities for 2020 Census
Report Commissioned by the New York State Census Equity Fund, housed in the New York Community Trust, provides key data, recommendations for achieving complete count.

LICF is proud to support the Gold Coast Arts Center with a grant of $15,000
The Long Island Community Foundation is proud to support the Gold Coast Arts Center with a grant of $15,000 to support the showing and discussion of social action documentaries.

New York State Census Equity Fund Awards $500,000 to equip nonprofits for 2020 Census outreach
Initial round of grants from a New York Community Trust funder collaboration addresses urgent needs to help organizations across New York State ensure every resident is counted.

LICF presents a check to LGBT Network at their new Hauppauge Center
The Long Island Community Foundation presents a check to LGBT Network at their new Hauppauge Center!

Investing in Change 2019 Spring Newsletter is here!
Our donors are making investments for tomorrow...today. Read about how LICF is working with Catchafire, Advocacy Institute and other innovative organizations to help our nonprofit partners with much need technical and organizational expertise.

Long Island’s Community Foundation Announces $365,000 in First Round of Grants for 2019
The Long Island Community Foundation is giving $365,000 to help 19 nonprofits encourage the arts for culturally diverse students on the East End, campaign to eliminate single-use plastic items in Nassau County, restore our Island’s natural habitats, and connect people to training and career opportunities. Funded projects also will help advocate for transit-oriented development in Elmont, Uniondal...

Citizens Campaign says 65 of 80 household products contain 1,4-dioxane - Study funded by LICF
On Tuesday, the Citizens Campaign for the Environment released a study (Funded by LICF) that says tests found the chemical 1,4-dioxane in 65 of 80 household products, including baby products, shampoos, detergents and body washes, although most at levels well below what the FDA considers safe for consumers.

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