Events and Volunteering
PSEG Long Island was involved in many local community events throughout 2018, including:
- Wreaths for Veterans - Assisted in placing more than 10,000 wreaths at two national cemeteries on Long Island
- Salvation Army - Donated gifts to 200 children
- TriCYA Huntington - Helped wrapped nearly 6,000 gifts
- Island Harvest - 115 deliveries of donations
- Habitat for Humanity - 17 community builds
2019 Community Partnership Year-in Review!
Earth Week 2019
We launched Earth Week on Monday, April 15, in the Town of Oyster Bay. Followed by Long Beach, Huntington, Brookhaven and Islip through Monday, April 22, Earth Day. Volunteers beautified local parks, gave away LED light bulbs, seed packets and reusable bags at supermarkets, walked through business districts offering free lighting efficiency evaluations, and helped elementary school students learn about energy efficiency! Full details can be found here - Earth Week 2019
2018 Community Partnership Year-in Review!
American Red Cross on Long Island - Sound the Alarm. Save a Life.
American Red Cross on Long Island and PSEG Long Island volunteers have visited hundreds of local homes to install free smoke alarms, share fire education and explain ways to save money and energy.
Two Dozen PSEG Long Island Senior Leaders Roll Up Their Sleeves To Build Two Habitat for Humanity Homes
The employee volunteers pitched in to help build side-by-side Habitat for Humanity houses in Bay Shore for two Long Island families who are expected to be neighbors this winter.
March of Dimes March for Babies Walk
In May 2017, PSEG Long Island was the #1 Fundraiser and #1 Participant with more than 900 employees/family/friends at the event!
The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. From polio to prematurity, the March of Dimes has focused on researching the problems that threaten our children and finding ways to prevent them.
Marcum Corporate Challenge
More than 1,000 PSEG Long employees, family members and friends, showed their support for the 6th consecutive year at the Marcum Workplace Challenge, at Jones Beach. Collectively, we raised more than $31K for four local charities, making us the largest fundraiser & participant in 2019.
This event is a 3.5-mile run-walk for charity that benefits four organizations: Long Island Cares, Inc. (The Harry Chapin Food Bank), The Long Island Children’s Museum, Children’s Medical Fund of New York, The Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
In October 2018 PSEG Long Island was the #1 Participant with 700 employees/family/friends at the event.
This walk is an inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors and raise awareness and much needed funds to support the American Cancer Society’s fight against this disease.