89% of all donations go towards programs that give help and hope to Long Islanders in need. Learn more in our 2013 annual report.
Client Steps Up to Success
Watch this video to hear from Step Up to Success transition coach Jana M. about her client's efforts to succeed.
FCA STANDS WITH SENATOR SCHUMER
CEO Jeff Reynolds joined US Senator Charles Schumer as he unveiled his plan to introduce legislation and encourage a boycott of the sale of Palcohol - powdered alcohol that can be snorted or added to food or fluids. Read Newsday coverage.
VETERANS RESIDENCE GETS LIFT FROM THE HOME DEPOT FOUNDATION
Through its Community Impact Grants Program, The Home Depot Foundation has awarded $5,000 to improve the lives of veterans living in our Veterans Residence. In addition, The Home Depot stores in the Hempstead area will provide volunteers to do the planning and construction for the project. Read more.
Members of the Interior Design Society's Pay-It-Forward committee start make-over at Walkabout, our residence for homeless youth. Pictured here are Daryl Pines, Enid Smith, FCA's Andrea Kerr and designer Shelly Schmidt.
AUGUST HERO OF THE MONTH
We are grateful to the Adikes Family Foundation for their long-time support of our mission to help our neighbors in need. We're delighted to have them as our August Hero of the Month. Pictured here accepting the award is Pat Adikes Hill with CEO Jeff Reynolds.
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DO SOMETHING NICE TODAY
Make a difference in the life of a youngster by joining our Back-to-School Drive! Donate crayons, markers, notebooks or sneakers, sweatshirts and jeans. We need backpacks, pens, calculators and binders. Drop donations off at 100 E. Old Country Rd, 2nd floor. Don't have time to shop? Donate now.
GIFTS THAT LAST
Give a gift to a young person who is homeless and you'll give something that lasts. Click here to learn how to give help and hope to at-risk, transitional youth.
PROTECT & STRENGTHEN
Family & Children’s is dedicated to protecting and strengthening Long Island’s most vulnerable children, seniors, families, and communities. We offer assistance to those who are experiencing social, emotional, and economic challenges.
$5,000 GRANT AWARDED BY NY COMMUNITY BANK FOUNDATION