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Habitat for Humanity International and 84 U.S. Habitat affiliates receive transformational $436M gift from MacKenzie Scott.

Habitat Suffolk will use funds to address affordable housing shortage on Long Island MIDDLE ISLAND, NY (March 22, 2022) — Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk, along with Habitat forHumanity International, and 83 other U.S. Habitat affiliate organizations, recently received $436million in unrestricted giving from American author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. This transformational donation will substantially…

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Habitat For Humanity Recipient Gets New Home In East Patchogue. PATCH

Brookhaven Supervisor Ed Romaine personally welcomed the mother of four to her home.

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HIA-LI’s Business Steps Up – The State of Non-Profits on Long Island

Terri Alessi-Miceli, President and CEO of HIA-LI, speaks with two not-for-profit leaders in the Nassau-Suffolk region: Paule Pachter, CEO of Long Island Cares, and Lee Silberman, CEO of Habitat for Humanity Long Island.

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Construction of Habitat for Humanity House Underway – Huntington Now

A three-generation family will have a home in Huntington Station through their own sweat equity and the help of Habitat for Humanity.

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The Emperial Samaritan Show: Lee Silberman from Habitat for Humanity Long Island

Celebrating those who give back. Interview by Simone Doroski

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Town of Brookhaven launches Habitat for Humanity donation program

Starting on May 5, residents can drop-off items at the Town of Brookhaven landfill to donate to Habitat Long Island at no charge. Donations must be dropped-off at the Habitat container on-site. Residents can request an e-receipt for tax-deductible donation by texting DONATE to 631-525-5447. The Brookhaven Town Landfill is located at 350 Horseblock Road, Brookhaven, NY 11719. Drop off hours are 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Monday – Friday) and 7 a.m. to noon (Saturday).

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Habitat for Humanity needs your help

On May 5, supervisor Ed Romaine, councilman Dan Panico and councilman Kevin LaValle were on hand at the Brookhaven Landfill’s Residential Drop Off to launch the Habitat for Humanity Donation Program. Habitat for Humanity of Long Island has partnered with the town to collect new or slightly used furniture, appliances, kitchen cabinets and building materials from Brookhaven residents. 

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