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New Ground is in the News!

Check out this featured article about New Ground that made the front page of the Long Island Herald, Wantagh edition. To see the full article, CLICK HERE Photo Credit: Alexandra Dieckmann, Wantagh/Seaford Reporter for the Long Island Herald

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Designer Handbags are a Girl’s Best Friend!

Levittown, NY– New Ground, a non-profit agency that works to break the cycle of homelessness for Veterans and families on Long Island is hosting its 5th Annual Designer Handbag Bingo event on Friday, September 14, 2018. The event will take place at 6pm at St. Agnes Parish Center in Rockville Centre, NY. Event Co-Chairs include […]

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New Ground Inc. Welcomes New Director of Development & Events

Levittown, NY– New Ground is pleased to announce the appointment of Diane Serenita as Director of Development & Events. Mrs. Serenita will play an integral role in increasing fundraising opportunities and developing donor strategies for the agency. Founded in 1991, New Ground has been providing intensive Social Work and education services to homeless Long Islanders […]

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New Ground Featured on “Inspiring Stories”

  Watch Shannon Boyle, Executive Director of New Ground being interviewed on “Inspiring Stories,” with William Corbett, Jr., President of Corbett Public Relations, Inc. Learn more about New Ground’s inspiring story, where we began over 27 years ago and how far we’ve come today. To view the video, CLICK HERE  

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New Ground Debuts Veterans Program Residential Home in Huntington, New York

Long Island, NY– On Monday, May 14, 2018 New Ground unveiled their 2-family Veterans Program house, a beautifully renovated home that will provide a stable environment to Veteran families as they work to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty. New Ground staff, New Ground Board and Advisory Board members, Congressman Thomas Suozzi, Town Supervisor […]

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New Ground Executive Director discusses Veterans on the LI Business Report

Watch New Ground Executive Director Shannon Boyle on the Long Island Business Report with Jim Paymar, discussing Veterans on Long Island  and the challenges they are facing here at home. Click here to view online!  

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LIREG Presents Grant Donation

The Long Island Real Estate Group (LIREG), a philanthropic trade organization, presented a grant donation to New Ground during their networking breakfast on Nov. 28.  New Ground was awarded $15,000 for renovations to spaces for the onsite Reading All-Stars Program and onsite food pantry in our new Levittown building. Since its founding in 2004, LIREG […]

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New Ground on Good News- Telecare

Mairead Barrett, Founder of New Ground and Shannon Boyle, Executive Director of New Ground were featured on Good News on Telecare! Watch the video below! Good News on Telecare- Lives of Service

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New Ground Receives Grant from Nassau County Bar Association WE CARE Fund

December 2014: New Ground is grateful for the ongoing support it receives from the Nassau County Bar Association WE CARE Fund.  This grant was awarded in support of New Ground’s Tuition Assistance Program.  Photo from left to right:  Peter Levy,  Co-chair, WE CARE Fund; Shannon Boyle, Executive Director, New Ground and Kathleen Wright, Co-chair, WE […]

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Newsday Charities, a McCormick Foundation fund Grant

New Ground was awarded a $25,000 grant through Newsday Charities, a McCormick Foundation fund. This grant is in support of our Reading All-Stars Program. Photo taken at Newsday Charities Grant Reception. From left to right:  Shannon Boyle, Executive Director, New Ground; Jo-Ann Hertzman, Senior Grants Specialist & Community Affairs Liaison, New Ground; Dale Cole, Community Affairs Project Manager, Newsday; and […]

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We Care

New Ground was once again awarded a grant from the Nassau County Bar Association WE CARE Fund in support of our JumpStart Program, which expands our critical services six to eighteen months earlier to families on our wait list for the Long Term Housing Program.

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$25,000 gift from Theresa Santmann

New Ground received a $25,000 gift from Long Island philanthropist, Theresa Santmann. This very generous donation from the Theresa Patnode Santmann Foundation will support our Education Assistance Program which covers costs of essential materials and services, which many of us take for granted.

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