The Green Inside and Out Radio Show

On Friday, October 21st at 6pm on WUSB 90.1fm Stony Brook University, the Green Inside and Out radio show will feature Sustainable Long Island’s Interim Executive Director, Reinhardt Van Dyke. Hosted by Beth Fiteni, the Green Inside and Out radio show covers Long Island and NY regional environmental issues and the work of local organizations, […]

Chipotle Hosts Fundraiser for Sustainable Long Island

In an island-wide fundraiser hosted by Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. communities across Long Island gathered together on September 29th, 2016 to support Sustainable Long Island.

Throughout the day supporters of Sustainable Long Island took to social media to share their enthusiasm. The Health Collaborative Twitter page posted a photo of the hospital council’s staff meal […]

Sustainable Long Island Names Reinhardt Van Dyke, MSW, ACSW Interim Executive Director

Sustainable Long Island announced today the appointment of Reinhardt (Rick) Van Dyke, MSW, ACSW as its Interim Executive Director. The appointment is effective immediately.

“Rick brings a depth of knowledge, guidance, and best practices management to Sustainable Long Island along with a history of commitment to our region’s social equity sector,” said Charlotte Biblow, Sustainable […]

Wyandanch Rising: Long Island Business Report Special

On Wednesday, September 21 at 7:30pm WLIW21 NY Public TV will premiere Wyandanch Rising: Long Island Business Report Special. Wyandanch Rising is the story of the Suffolk County hamlet of Wyandanch. Host Jim Paymar speaks with government officials, community leaders and residents who believe the Wyandanch Rising project could be the key to […]

2 Women’s Pivotal Roles (Newsday)

(Newsday) – Events, rather than personal ambitions, pushed both the politician and the philanthropist into pivotal local roles. For the politician, Judy Jacobs, who died Tuesday, it was a political revolt in 1999 — which ended up giving Democrats control of Nassau’s legislature for the first time in 70 years.

For the philanthropist, Amy Hagedorn, […]

In Memorium: Sustainable Long Island Founder and Past Board President Amy Hagedorn

It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Amy Hagedorn, Founder and past Board President of Sustainable Long Island.

Amy grew up here on Long Island and raised her family here. She believed that Long Island deserved the economic and natural resources for future generations to live, enjoy and prosper here. […]

Nassau County Health, Fitness & Sports Expo

Join us on Saturday, September 10th 2016 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m at Eisenhower Park for the Nassau County Health, Fitness & Sports Expo!

The Nassau County Health, Fitness & Sports Expo is a collaborative effort, involving many county agencies, related health, sports, fitness and human service providers, seeking to promote access to health […]

In Memorium: Sustainable Long Island Past Board President Ruth Negrón-Gaines

It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Ruth Negrón-Gaines, past Board President of Sustainable Long Island.

Ruth was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico and dedicated much of her time to the empowerment of her community and support of workers. Her philosophical perspective was that when people, especially women, people of […]

Green Steps Toward Solving LI’s Nitrogen Problem (LIBN)

(Long Island Business News) – Politicians and environmentalists have long attributed Long Island’s degrading water quality to high levels of nitrogen in the ground water. Both have taken steps to remediate the problem, but a long-term solution is still far away.

Many Suffolk County home owners still have septic tanks, which contribute to the majority […]

Gallery Without Walls!

Join the Freeport Farmers’ Market on Saturday, August 27, 2016 for “Gallery Without Walls!” This year’s event will feature original artwork from local artists, face painting, portrait painting on location and lots of fun give-a-ways!

To read about the artists participating in this event, please visit www.FreeportFarmersMarket.org

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