Garden City, N.Y., April 26, 2023 – Family & Children’s Association (FCA) has been announced as the winner of the 2023 “Fan Favorite” Prize at the 2023 Long Island Imagine Awards. FCA received a record 10,856 votes in an online poll over the course of the month of March. This was the largest vote total registered by any organization in the 11-year history of this competition. Twenty four (24) nonprofit organizations from across Long Island were finalists in this prestigious competition.
FCA’s President/CEO, Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds was on hand to receive the awards, which was sponsored by Nerds That Care. He was presented with a crystal trophy and a check for $3,000 to aid FCA in its mission to strengthen Long Island’s most vulnerable citizens.
FCA is a not-for-profit agency helping more than 35,000 Long Islanders each year. For the last 139 years, the organization has worked to protect and strengthen vulnerable children, seniors, families and communities on Long Island.
FCA believes in the potential of Long Island – a place where no child, senior, family or community is left to struggle alone with barriers to health care, education, employment or economic prosperity. Long Island continues to be one of the greatest place in the world to live and raise a family for many; FCA exists to ensure that be the case for all.