Heroes on Our Island

Heroes on Our Island

with Christine Persichette
Tuesdays, 8 p.m.
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Bethany House provides housing, hope to homeless women and children
Laughter saves the life of former Medford addict, Tourette’s advocate
Oceanside High’s ‘Best Buddies’ forge friendships that last a lifetime
Feed the Need nourishes Long Island’s less fortunate

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Organization has opened 5 shelters on Long Island since its inception in 1978
Mar 25, 2015
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Terry Kroll of Lindenhurst pushes for stricter anti-drug laws following son’s death from heroin addiction
Josephine Detz hosts annual baby shower at Franklin Square home, distributing donated clothes and accessories
Students are steered away from substance abuse by playing instruments, singing and poetry reading
Professional designers volunteer to furnish Lindenhurst home after storm’s devastation
Organization has given the needy nearly 30K pairs of gently used boots, sandals and sneakers since 2010
Student club collects food for needy, encourages positivity in the community
Members earn badges by participating in community service projects
‘Beautiful Me’ program helps female adolescents build confidence and self-acceptance
‘Kids Adopt A Shelter’ raises money, takes food donations for safe havens
Meet 18-year-old Taylor Walpole who has been battling CAH 17 since the age of 12

Heroes on Our Island

An inspiring TV show that profiles some of the positive people who call Long Island home.

Heroes on Our Island, with Christine Persichette and Jodi Goldberg, is dedicated to finding the angels among us.

The 30-minute weekly program will focus on ordinary Long Islanders who are doing extraordinary things to make the world we share a better place.

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