In 1978 The New York Community Trust, the Nation's largest community foundation, established a Long Island division to provide Nassau and Suffolk County residents with an economical alternative to a private foundation or a commercial gift fund.
Like the other 650 community foundations around the country, the LICF offers a dual service: for donors, an efficient and hassle-free way of giving; and for the region, a philanthropic institution to support and assist the nonprofit community.
The Town of Huntington Youth Court will soon start sending students out to promote the court's mission of offering a different kind of justice system. The court received a $15,000 grant to launch an...more
The Long Island Community Foundation announced it was awarding a total of $560,000 in grants to 24 nonprofits, in the third and final round of its ... Long Island Arts Alliance received $15,000 to...more