Springfield, MO (PRWEB) June 08, 2012
JUNE 9 LONG ISLAND, NY EVENT
WHO: Long Island community volunteers from local nonprofits and for-profits will host hurting neighbors as honored guests for a “poverty-free day” with The Convoy of Hope.
WHAT: Thousands of Long Island residents—many America’s “working poor”—receive some $1 million in goods and services in a single day and lasting solutions to needs such as groceries, health fair, kids carnival activities, haircuts, job counseling, prayer time and spiritual guidance, family portraits, live entertainment with free lunch, and more.
This community event is one of dozens of stops along a 50-state, $50 million tour of hope and help for the 46 million Americans currently living in poverty—the largest number on record.*
WHEN: Saturday, June 9, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
WHERE: Mitchel Athletic Complex, 1 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Uniondale, NY (Map)
Media/Vendor/VIP Parking and Check-in: Across from Aviation Museum, Gun and Pistol Range, Lot 3, then check-in at event Command Center
417.851.4424 or 417.860.2196
516.561.6150 or 516.581.4475
*Associated Press, 2011