School and Community Fundraising Opportunities

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Long Beach Dune Restoration Project (Sandy Recovery)

The City of Long Beach is inviting volunteers to participate in the Beach Dune Restoration Project on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27. Old Christmas trees will be used in the rebuilding process.

“We had a terrific turnout last weekend for the recovery bulb planting initiative,” said City Council President Scott J. Mandel. “This […]

Long Beach Planting Project (Sandy Recovery)

♦ Sustainable Long Island is working with the City of Long Beach on their recovery and revitalization efforts post-Sandy.

It was announced today that Long Beach City officials are seeking volunteers to help with Sandy recovery efforts by planting flower bulbs around the city on Saturday and Sunday.

The bulbs, which will bloom in the […]

Long Island Index and Sustainable Long Island Update Brownfield and Food Access Mapping

♦ In partnership with the Long Island Index (latest report released this morning), Sustainable Long Island has recently updated the Index’s interactive maps identifying brownfield sites and detailing the existing food retail environment across Long Island.

The maps are intended to bring attention and problem-solving ideas to the issue of brownfields redevelopment and food equity. […]