In the News

Thursday, April 6, 2023
Returning home from the Long Island State Veterans Home in Stony Brook was no simple task for Frank, a U.S. Army veteran. Frank suffered many years of health issues and after 22 surgeries, his right leg was amputated to save his life. Doctors expect Frank to be a permanent wheelchair user, and his home was not accessible. After getting construction quotes up to $20,000, Frank’s wife Claire…
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
United Way announced its much needed "Aging in Place" community impact initiative for lower income seniors, launching in Early 2022 The HUD Older Adult Home Modification Grant Program (OAHMP) will bring $1m to the region for seniors over 62. Stay tuned for additional information: Read the Newsday article and see WCBS-TV News video below...          
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
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Monday, June 28, 2021
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Friday, April 23, 2021
News12 features United Way of Long Island’s Net Zero Energy challenge. The segment aired on Friday, February 12th at 3:30pm.  
Friday, February 12, 2021
ABC News 7 and News12 featured United Way of Long Island’s Project Warmth and program recipient Lashawnda who needed assistance heating her home during cold months. The segment aired on Friday, February 12th at 4:30pm.
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
On Sunday, June 28 Connoisseur Media aired an episode of Suffolk Matters. United Way of Long Island's Theresa Regnante, President & CEO spoke with Suffolk County AME President, Dan Levler to discuss United Way's  efforts in repsonse to COVID-19 and Long Island's receovery.    Radio Stations Aired: WALK 97.5FM   
Friday, May 8, 2020
United Way of Long Island's Born United: A Community Baby Shower helps a new mother.