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Nassau County is committed to combating food insecurity and supporting the organizations that aid thousands of constituents every day. Below is a list of nonprofits in the county that aid in providing meals and groceries. Contact each organization to find out more about what food items are available, and the location and hours of distribution.
Island Harvest is a network of 570 Long Island-based food pantries, soup kitchens and other non-profit organizations that offer grocery services for those in need.
Phone Number: 516-294-8528
LI Helpers aim to serve our neighbors in Long Island, Queens and beyond, by making sure community members are fed.
Phone Number: 516-574-1271
Long Island Muslim Society
LIMS is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the service of the community through educational programs, interfaith dialog and humnitarian service.
Phone Number: 516-357-9060
In collaboration with the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), Masjid Hamza’s food pantry serves the community in Valley Stream and the surrounding area.
Phone Number: 516-285-8585
Shelter Rock Church
SRC’s food pantry serves hundreds of families each week, with no need of Government ID or check of immigration status for service.
Phone Number: 516-627-2270
Islamic Center of Long Island
ICLI’s Community Food Pantry in Westbury is open to all multiple days a week.
Phone Number: (516) 333-3495