2020 Press Releases

October 8, 2020
28th Annual Golf Classic Raises $134,000 and Boasts Record Sponsorship

On Monday, October 5, 2020, the Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation held its 28th Annual Golf Classic at North Fork Country Club, which raised $134,000 to benefit Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital... Read more


September 29, 2020
2nd Annual Fishing Tournament Reels in Nearly $45,000 for SBELIH

On Saturday, September 26, 2020, the Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation held its 2nd Annual Fall Striper Showdown Fishing Tournament at Port of Egypt Marine, which raised nearly $45,000 to benefit Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH)... Read more


August 11, 2020
ELIH Foundation Gala at Home Raises Nearly $130,000

On Saturday, August 8, the Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Foundation hosted its Summer Soiree Gala at Home, which raised approximately $130,000 to benefit Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport... Read More


August 3, 2020
Wendy’s Deli Donates Custom “SBELIH Strong” T-Shirts to All Hospital Employees

On Thursday, July 29, Wendy Zuhoski of Wendy’s Deli in Mattituck donated 450 customized “SBELIH Strong” t-shirts to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital’s entire staff... Read more


July 6, 2020
Operation COVID-19 Defense Donates to SBELIH

On July 1, the organizers of the GoFundMe by the name of Operation COVID-19 Defense Fund generously donated their proceeds to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH)... Read more


June 30, 2020
ELIH Foundation Board of Directors Welcomes Terence L. Kelleher, Esq.

The Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Foundation has welcomed Terence L. Kelleher, Esq. to its Board of Directors... Read more


June 17, 2020
2020 Recipients of the Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital High School Scholarship

Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH) is proud to announce the 2020 recipients of its annual SBELIH High School Scholarship, sponsored by the hospital’s Medical Staff... Read More


June 8, 2020
ELIH Foundation Board of Directors Welcomes David C. Basile

The Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Foundation has welcomed David C. Basile to the Board of Directors... Read More


May 28, 2020
WLNG Radio's Rolling Roadcaster Bus Stops by SBELIH for Dance Break

On Tuesday, May 26, radio station WLNG 92.1 FM stopped by Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH) in their Rolling Roadcaster Bus for a dance break to show their appreciation for the hospital’s healthcare heroes... Read more


May 19, 2020
Rotary Clubs of Greenport and Southold Honor All Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital Employees 

On Friday, May 15, Kathleen Morris, President of Southold Rotary Club and Richard Wells, President of Greenport Rotary Club personally delivered a $4,000 check to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH)... Read more


April 21, 2020
Greenport and Southold Students Thank Heroes at SBELIH with Handwritten Personalized Letters

On Friday afternoon, David Gamberg, Superintendent of Greenport and Southold Union Free School Districts delivered several hundred letters to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH). Each letter was addressed personally to each one member of the hospital’s staff, and they were all written by students of Greenport and Southold schools... Read more


April 10, 2020
Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. Delivers 500 Face Shields to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital

The North Fork community has gone above and beyond to aid its essential workforce in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic. On Wednesday, April 8, Richard Vandenburgh, co-founder of Greenport Harbor Brewing Company and President of the Village of Greenport Business Improvement District (BID) personally delivered 500 face shields to Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH)... Read more


April 6, 2020
Owner of Shinn Estate, Croteaux, and Schreiber Farm Donates $100,000 to Aid Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, local business owner Randy Frankel has donated $100,000 to the Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation’s COVID-19 Action Fund to aid Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital in the fight against the virus... Read more


April 6, 2020 
Generous Donors Purchase Critical Piece of COVID-19 Testing Equipment for SBELIH

In light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation Board Members Peter and Erica Harold have donated a GeneXpert® diagnostic system, a vital piece of equipment to aid Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital in the fight against coronavirus... Read more


April 2, 2020
Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital Employee Purchases Vapotherm® System to Aid the Fight Against COVID-19

Shari Hymes, RRT has been a respiratory therapist for over 35 years. She, like most Americans, has never seen anything like the COVID-19 pandemic in all of her years in the field... Read more


January 16, 2020
ELIH Auxiliary Raises Over 500K for SBELIH

The Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Auxiliary has once again broken their previous fundraising record by donating over $500,000 for Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH) in 2019... Read more


January 9, 2020
ELIH Foundation Welcomes New Chairman, Paul J. Romanelli 

The Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Foundation named Paul J. Romanelli, Chairman of The ELIH Foundation, as its next leader, effective January 1, 2020... Read more


January 8, 2020
ELIH Foundation's 28th Annual Golf Classic to Benefit SBELIH

The Eastern Long Island Hospital (ELIH) Foundation is preparing to host its 28th Annual Golf Classic to benefit Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital (SBELIH). The Classic is scheduled for Monday, June 8, 2020 at North Fork Country Club in Cutchogue... Read more


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