How to Build a Rain Garden


The Town of North Hempstead and Sustainable Long Island invite you to participate in “How to Build a Rain Garden” on Saturday, September 24 (10am-12pm) at the Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson. Learn how making this simple property improvement can help our environment, purify our drinking water, and support bird and pollinator populations.

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Car Free Day Long Island 2016

Beat the Rush Hour!

Car Free Day is an international event celebrated every September in which people are encouraged to get around without cars and instead ride a train, bus, bicycle, carpool, subway or walk. This year, Long Island once again joined in by celebrating its 4th Annual Car Free Day on Thursday, September 22, […]

Film Screening: Biophilic Design


Sustainable Long Island’s Film Screening Series Thursday, August 4, 2016 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm Hosted by Farrell Fritz, P.C. Hauppauge Office – Lower Level Conference Center 100 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY 11788

On Thursday, August 4 2016 at the Farrell Fritz, P.C. Hauppauge Office, Sustainable Long Island presented an exclusive screening of Biophilic Design – […]

Car Free Day Long Island


Beat the Rush Hour!

Join us for the 2nd Annual Car Free Day Long Island!

Leave your car home or drive it less on Monday, September 22, 2014.

Join in this worldwide movement to celebrate sustainable transportation on Car Free Day.

What is Car Free Day?

Car Free Day is an international event celebrated […]

2nd Annual Sustainability All-Star Awards

Awards - Actual Award

Sustainable Long Island’s 2nd Annual Sustainability All-Star Awards Tuesday, December 2, 2014

The Sustainability All-Star Awards show how important it is to recognize Long Island leaders in the field of sustainability. Honorees often demonstrate All-Star characteristics by:

Helping disadvantaged communities by implementing innovative projects and programs; Engaging Long Islanders directly to help foster relationships […]

Sherman Brown Community Garden Build



In June 2014, Sustainable Long Island and the City of Long Beach brought together over 80 volunteers for a Community Garden Build at the corner of Riverside Boulevard and East Pine in Long Beach, adjacent to Sherman Brown Park. Volunteers from CitiGroup partaking in Citi’s Global Community Day joined community members […]

Freeport Community Garden Build 2014


In May of 2014 Sustainable Long Island, in partnership with the Cedarmore Corporation, The Long Island Volunteer Center, LI Green Market, and BJ’s Wholesale Club, brought together over 20 volunteers to Zion Cathedral in Freeport to add to an existing community garden for residents of the Village of Freeport.

Thanks to […]

Film Screening: A Fierce Green Fire


Film Screening: A Fierce Green Fire Monday, June 16, 2014 Landmark on Main Street 232 Main Street, Jeanne Rimsky Theater Port Washington, NY 11050

On Monday, June 16, 2014, Sustainable Long Island presented an exclusive screening to the inspiring film A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle For A Living Planet, the first big picture […]

8th Annual Sustainability Conference


Sustainable Long Island’s Eighth Annual Sustainability Conference Accomplishing More Together Friday, April 4, 2014 from 8:00 – 2:00 PM Carlyle on the Green at Bethpage State Park VISIT THE EVENT HOMEPAGE

Sustainability All-Star Awards

Awards - Actual Award

On Wednesday, December 4th at the beautiful OHEKA Castle, Sustainable Long Island held the Inaugural Sustainability All-Star Awards. Sustainable Long Island honored board members:

Lutricia (Pat) Edwards, Vice President, Citi Community Development Jeffrey Kraut, Senior Vice President, Strategy, North Shore-LIJ Health System

…for their outstanding leadership in sustainability across Long Island.