2012 was a challenging year, but more importantly, a defining one.
Posted Jan 10 2013 - 12:00pm by LongIslandFNB
Hurricane Sandy will not stop us! Starting, November 17th and going on through November 24th, Long Island Food Not Bombs and Community Solidarity, Inc. will be holding their largest endeavor to date; it will include parties, Food Shares, copious amounts of decadent meals, the sharing of clothing, books and the organized efforts of hundreds of community members.
Posted Nov 10 2012 - 6:43pm by LongIslandFNB
Update: Long Island Food Not Bombs’ largest event ever is in just a few hours! Please spread the word, help us spread the love and join us for our kickoff celebration.
When:Sun, 11/18/2012 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
UPDATE!!!* Because of Hurricane Sandy we have been forced to postpone our Thanksgiving Bonanza meeting to Monday, Nov. 5th @7pm at the same location. Please spread the word.
Posted Oct 25 2012 - 9:16am by LongIslandFNB
It’s been something of an incredible week for Long Island Food Not Bombs & Community Solidarity, Inc. For starters, this past Saturday (August, 18th) we just kicked off our brand-new weekly Wyandanch Food Share. It was phenomenal!
Posted Aug 20 2012 - 10:30pm by LongIslandFNB
It's back-to-school season and students need their school supplies, but for many Long Island families this can be a costly burden to overcome. Purchases like notebooks, backpacks, sneakers, etc… add up quickly and create a heavy burden on many families struggling in this terrible economy.
Posted Aug 8 2012 - 1:50pm by LongIslandFNB
For the children at Park Avenue Elementary School in Merrick, solidarity isn’t a spectator sport. Over the past two years the school’s ecology club, called the “Green Team”, has literally gotten their hands dirty transforming an unused space into a beautiful vegetable garden.
Posted Jun 7 2012 - 2:51pm by LongIslandFNB
This past May 1st marked the 1-year anniversary of our nonprofit Community Solidarity. Since it’s creation, Community Solidarity has helped expanded the tactics and tools we use at Long Island Food Not Bombs to many more people and organizations. Each week we share healthy groceries with thousands of people and with dozens of community projects and soup kitchens.
Posted May 29 2012 - 1:44pm by LongIslandFNB
From Jon Stepanian,
To our incredible Food Not Bombs supporters,
Posted May 16 2012 - 7:47pm by LongIslandFNB
Jon Stepanian (aka JonSTeps), of Community Solidarity, Inc. & Long Island Food Not Bombs, is proposing to run across Long Island to raise awareness to the hunger, poverty and discrimination that occurs here in our backyard! His endeavor will take place on May 19th and will seek to fundraise $50,000 for the hunger relief programs he’s helped to found.
Posted Mar 8 2012 - 2:39pm by LongIslandFNB