President: David Conboy

Vice President: Dennis Dahl

Secretary: Valerie Gaydosh

Treasurer: Lynn Henschel








   The Neighbors Foundation exists only through financial and food donations. It is made up of community volunteers. The Officers, Directors and workers are all volunteers. All of your tax deductible contributions are used for helping others. We cannot help our neighbors without your help!


    We encourage donations sent by check to Neighbors Foundation, P. O. Box 155, Grand Island NY 14072 or donate now via our website with a major credit card by clicking the "Donate Now" button below. The Grand Island Neighbors Foundation is an IRS authorized 501(c)(3) charitable organization; all donations are fully tax deductible.

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    Donations are especially welcome at the Holiday Season, through our ‘Share Your Happiness’ campaign, where all donations are acknowledged in local media and Internet sites (although anonymous donations are, of course, welcome).

October 2018


Dear Friends and generous supporters of the Neighbors Foundation,

Again in 2018, we look to our friends and generous supporters of the Neighbors Foundation in our planning for the Annual Holiday Distribution to the less fortunate family members on Grand Island.  For over 40 years, we have provided food pantry gift baskets and gift donations to our families in need, all made possible from donations from various groups and organizations. Our primary means of donations has been and continues to be financial contributions; we do also accept gift card donations (we can only accept Tops or Target cards) should you desire to purchase and donate gift cards to the campaign. Those cards could be mailed to P.O. Box 155, Grand Island  NY  14072.

Thank you for your consideration in participating in our Annual Holiday Distribution Campaign.  Last year we provided food pantry baskets for 60 families and we provided gift cards for parents to use on their 110 children.  Your donation to us helps to make a difference in the lives of these families and these children during this holiday season. With an all-volunteer staff, be assured that all of your donation is used to help local Island  families in need. And for that, we thank you again.

For your convenience, you can simply click the “DONATE NOW” button below to make a monetary donation with a major credit card.   Checks can also be mailed to the Neighbors Foundation at P.O. Box 155, Grand Island, NY, 14072.

We believe that this community, by thinking of their neighbors even as they themselves face tougher times, can really be a grand island to live in. The Neighbors Foundation, with community help, will make it so.

David Conboy
President, Neighbors Foundation


    Maintaining a useful and current food pantry requires a steady supply of donated non-perishable food, toiletries and household supplies. The local Postal Workers bring us a successful drive every spring, school children donate at the Holiday season, groups such as Little League, Scouts and businesses help. Individual donations are equally welcome. Unfortunately, the Foundation has no facilities for safely handling perishable food, and cannot accept such donations, no matter how well-intentioned. Contact President, David Conboyat 716-773-7476, or Email him at




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