On Our Island: Nonprofit highlights of the week

1 The Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s Golf Classic raised $90,000, with help from (from left) Tom Blasi, Maria Grasso, honoree Allen Brewer and Cathy DePasquale. 2 (From left) Ronald Bauer, David Daly, Katherine Heaviside and Neal Galloway accepted accolades during United Way of Long Island’s 2017 Live United Celebration Luncheon, which raised an unprecedented $670,000. 3 (From left) Allison Rosenzweig, Nancy Gilbert, Susan Lucci, Melissa Joan Hart, Ross Ellis and Fern Karhu took part in the Long Island Center for Business [...]

Wantagh Chamber of Commerce names NEFCU’s Heidi Felix “Citizen of the Year”

Credit Union’s Business Development Officer Also Awarded “Wantagh Citizen of the Year” By Local Paper   WESTBURY, NY – While looking forward to the New Year, Heidi Felix can’t help but be reminded how special 2015 was for her, as the Wantagh resident has just been honored with two annual awards for her civic and community service by the Wantagh Chamber of Commerce and the Wantagh Herald Citizen newspaper. Ms. Felix, a business development officer at the Westbury-based credit union NEFCU, will be named “Citizen of the Year” by the local chamber of commerce, January 14 at its annual meeting to be held at the Riviera at Massapequa. And this past week, her hometown newspaper also named her “Wantagh Person of the Year” for 2015. […]

Congratulations to 3 of our Board Members

3 of our Board Members were recognized as influential women in business on Long Island. Mary Hauptman, Anita Marco and Susan Helsinger were honored on December 3, 2015 at a Gala attended by over 600 people. […]