Verizon Foundation Awards $10,000 Grant to Sustainable Long Island for Food Equity Work

♦ Sustainable Long Island has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation for its ongoing work to address the issue of food equity across Long Island. With this new stream of funding, Sustainable Long Island has been able to continue to focus on identifying solutions for communities which lack access to fresh, […]

Year-round produce store opens in North Bellport

Great news! A year-round produce store in North Bellport has recently opened for business: The South Country Farmers Market. […]

Empire State Development and Sustainable Long Island host meeting on New York Healthty Food & Healthy Communities Fund

Attendees at the NYHFHC meeting discussed the funding opportunity, which will increase access to healthy foods, create local jobs, and support the health and well-being of all New Yorkers. […]

New York Healthy Food and Healthy Communities Fund Meeting

Empire State Development (ESD) and Sustainable Long Island held an informational meeting on November 18, 2010 at Farmingdale State College regarding the New York Healthy Food & Healthy Communities Fund. The coalition, joined by representatives from the Town of Brookhaven, NYS Department of Labor, LIPA, and more discussed the funding opportunity, which will increase […]