Due to a generous contribution from the United Way of Long Island, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau Hurricane Recovery Fund today financially assisted 25 more families in Nassau County who were severely impacted by Superstorm Sandy. After reviewing the immediate needs of those who applied for assistance, $1,000 grants were provided to these families who reside in Baldwin, Bayville, Cedarhurst, Freeport, East Rockaway, Island Park, Lawrence, Long Beach, Massapequa, Oceanside and Seaford.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management, in coordination with Service by Air, a Woodbury based air freight company, have sent much needed relief supplies to the typhoon ravaged Philippine nation.
In recognition of November as Prematurity Awareness Month, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the March of Dimes announce that the dome of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola will be illuminated purple for the 15 million babies born prematurely worldwide each year. Statistics indicates that more than 1 million of these babies die, and many more face serious, lifelong health challenges.