On Wednesday, April 20, 2017, Sustainable Long Island’s Director of Communications and Development, Gabrielle Lindau, and Program Manager, Erika Hill, joined SUNY College at Old Westbury for a very special Earth Week presentation.
Joined by Assistant Professor Chris Hartmann, Ph.D., from the Department of Public Health, Erika and Gabrielle presented to the school’s Environmental Justice […]
On Tuesday, April 18, 2017, Sustainable Long Island and PSEG Long Island hosted a press conference on the critical condition of Long Island’s aquifers, green infrastructure practices and water conservation at PSEG Long Island, 15 Park Drive, Melville, NY 11747.
Sustainable Long Island works every day to promote environmental health, along with economic development and […]
(The Times Beacon Record Newspapers) Scientists and politicians are relied upon to do the bulk of the work to reduce the effects and pace of climate change, but local activist organizations on Long Island are taking on the burden as well.
“I think it’s really important for grassroots and local solutions to tackle this […]
Unique Opportunity Provided for Small Business Owners
Sustainable Long Island recently completed a series of one-on-one style small business mentoring sessions designed to provide personalized assistance to small businesses and/or aspiring entrepreneurs. Mentoring session themes covered business growth strategies, resources for accessing capital, achieving financial success, how to utilize digital marketing tools, and other topics […]
On Wednesday February 1, 2017 over 60 residents from Roosevelt and stakeholders gathered at the Roosevelt Fire House to participate in an interactive discussion about the health and wellness of the Roosevelt Community. Attendees were walked through the “Community Based Participatory Research Process” that was facilitated by Long Island Community Academic Research Partnership (LICARP), where […]
(Newsday) – On Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 Long Islanders filled sidewalks, churches and community centers to celebrate the life and legacy of one of the nation’s greatest civil rights icons: the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Long Beach residents walk along West Park Avenue on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, during the annual procession in […]
Sustainable Long Island announces the appointment of L. Von Kuhen, Ph.D., as its Executive Director. The appointment is effective immediately.
“Von brings a wealth of experience, leadership, and innovation to Sustainable Long Island along with a profound sense of commitment to Long Island communities, and our region’s sustainability,” said Charlotte Biblow, Sustainable Long Island […]
On Wednesday, December 7th Sustainable Long Island hosted its 4th Annual Sustainability All-Star Awards at the beautiful Carlyle On The Green in Farmingdale, New York. This year Sustainable Long Island honored the lives and legacy of Amy Hagedorn and Ruth Negrón-Gaines. Amy and Ruth demonstrated year round that helping underprivileged neighborhoods and our youth is […]
Omar Ishtiaque, left, of Port Jefferson and Jason Neal of Bellport talk during an interfaith gathering on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, at the Islamic Association of Long Island in Selden. Photo Credit: Chris Ware
(Newsday) – On Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016 Sustainable Long Island advocate, Jason Neal, joined an interfaith gathering at the Islamic […]
The Long Beach Martin Luther King Center (MLK) is hosting its annual holiday toy drive and needs your support. Each year the MLK Center distributes toys to 250 less fortunate families in the City of Long Beach. Unfortunately, this year they are short on their toy collection and would love your support. They are seeking […]