Our good friends at North Village Tavern raised over $2500 for Operation: Playcation! at their Drag Queen Bingo event. Many thanks to Gina and Dave for all their support!
Jean and Jeanine dropped off eighteen blankets made by the Foundation and its friends, and then helped wrap over 2000 blankets for delivery to area hospitals. We love supporting this wonderful cause!
The Spencer Foundation and the UL Knitting/Crocheting Club shipped handcrafted bereavement blankets to The Preemie Project for the baby souls we have lost.
The Spencer Foundation and Michael Magro Foundation delivered four PlayStation 4 consoles to NYU Winthrop Hospital. Click on the event name for more details.
Working together with Amanda Seppi of Investors Bank, Jeanine Spencer dropped off over 100 items of clothing to Stony Brook Children's Hospital, along with some fun things for the kids. Click on the event name for more pictures.
Phase 2 of Operation: Playcation! delivered 4 new PlayStation 4 consoles to Stony Brook Children's Hospital. Click on the event name for more details and pictures.
Our first Treasure Party was a great success! Click on the event name for more details
This year the Foundation was one of the proud sponsors of a Fall Festival by Dr. Inna Gellerman and the team at Gellerman Orthodontics, supporting Kids Need MoRE Camp Adventure sleep away camp. Click on the event name for more details!
The Board of Trustees attended the Michael Magro Foundation's 13th Annual Evening of Tasting & Giving to support all of the amazing work this group does. Click on the event name for more details.
Once again Team Spencer stepped out in support of St Jude, led by our able team captain Jean Zakshevsky. Click on the event name for more photos and details on how to send a donation.
The Spencer Foundation Board of Trustees met to discuss fundraising, the expansion of Operation: Playcation! to NYU Winthrop Hospital, and planning for 2018.
Jeanine Spencer and Terrie Magro of the Michael Magro Foundation met with NYU Winthrop Hospital to discuss expanding the Operation: Playcation! program. Click on the event name for more details.
Jean Zakshevsky and Jeanine Spencer attended the blanket wrapping party in Merrick, NY September 6th where over 500 blankets were wrapped to be distributed to children with cancer.
Jeanine and Nancy were on hand to help out and have fun at the annual Kids Need MoRE Camp Adventure. Click on the event name for more!
Jeanine Spencer, Sue Porter and Terrie Magro met with Stony Brook Children's Hospital staff to tour the new hospital and discuss next steps for Operation: Playcation!
The Spencer Foundation's first fundraiser at the North Village Tavern in Rockville Center was a big success! Click on the event name link for more details.
Terrie Magro of the Michael Magro Foundation and Jeanine Spencer of The Spencer Foundation have teamed up for "Operation Playcation!" They recently dropped by Stony Brook Children’s Hospital to deliver the first two PlayStation Four (PS4) Gaming Systems in what will be an ongoing campaign to provide each patient’s bedside on our South Pediatric Unit [...]
Jeanine Spencer dropped off donations of Fourth-of-July hats, blankets and baby clothes to Stony Brook Children's Hospital this afternoon. Click on the event name for more photos!
The Spencer Foundation dropped off supplies for Stony Brook Children's Hospital Ronald McDonald House with Siena Wealth Advisory Group, Melville NY. Thank you, Jeanine Spencer, Katie Maffett Coleman, Joseph S. DeSena and the entire staff of Siena!
The Spencer Foundation put their best food forward in the 38th Annual Shelter Island 10K/5K Run/Walk on behalf of KidsNeedMORE! Click on the event name to see photos.
Jeanine Spencer, shown here with Terrie Magro of The Michael Magro Foundation, represented the Foundation at the Cancer Center for Kids at NYU Winthrop Hospital 11th Annual Black & White Ball.
Jeanine Spencer dropped off a donation to the KidsNeedMORE Foundation for their 2017 Camp Adventure
Jean Zakshevsky and Jeanine Spencer delivered 16 knitted and crocheted blankets donated by The Spencer Foundation and helped wrap blankets for delivery at the WeCare Blankets wrapping party.
The Board of Trustees at our first meeting on June 15, 2016. Pictured are Kathie del Castillo, Katie Coleman, Nancy Donachie, Jean Zakshevsky, Jeanine Spencer, Fran Spencer, Lana Thomas, Sue Porter, Nathalie Mishanie (missing: Joe DeSena) The Spencer Foundation marked the first anniversary of its incorporation on March 23, 2017. Since our inception, we created [...]
Jeanine Spencer dropped off the Foundation’s donation of 46 handcrafted preemie and newborn hats and flash cards, playing cards, pencils, pens, crayons and coloring books for the older children.
Katie Coleman, Jeanine Spencer, Sue Porter, Jean Zakshevsky and Joe DeSena attended the Siena Wealth Advisory Group’s holiday dinner, where Siena gave a generous donation to the Foundation.
Board members and their families attended The Michael Magro Foundation’s fundraising event.
We donated $1000 to the St. Jude Research Hospital Walk in Massapequa, NY, It was a rainy morning, but our spirits were not damped when it came to supporting such a wonderful organization.
Jeanine Spencer represented the Foundation at the Kiss Cancer Good-Bye Walk to benefit Kids Need MoRE. Click on the event name for more details.
The Spencer Foundation sponsored the August Blood Drive held at UL LLC in Melville NY. The event brought out several first-time donors for the worthy cause to give blood and the gift of life. 39 pints of blood were donated, up from 24 pints at the previous drive. Participants that donated blood were able to [...]
During the week of August 13th, The Spencer Foundation was a sponsor of Camp Adventure for the kidsneedmore.org foundation an organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of children, families & young adults coping with cancer and life-threatening illness. Camp Adventure is a one-week sleep away oncology camp that takes place on Shelter Island, NY a the Quinipet [...]
The Spencer Foundation and our board members were proud to participate in the 2016 Marcum Challenge on Long Island raising over $600,000 for local charities. The Spencer Foundation is excited to announce that we made a donation of $2,500 to the Michael Magro Foundation, a Long Island charity that raises money for pediatric cancer and [...]
We donated 15 hand-made blankets to We Care Blankets and Board members Jeanine Spencer, Jean Zakshevsky and Lana Thomas joined them to help wrap 50 blankets for delivery. We Care Blankets is an organization that believes every child who is undergoing cancer treatment should be given a hand-crafted blanket. Lana then helped to deliver the [...]
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