UCP Charity Partner Press Release

Long Island Elite Selects United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Long Island as its 2022 Charity Partner of the Year

The Long Island Elite is proud to announce United Cerebral Palsy (“UCP”) of Long Island as its charity partner for 2022. For more than 70 years, UCP of Long Island has positively affected the lives of people with disabilities through the outstanding quality of programs and services it offers and the compassion it conveys to those it serves. UCP of Long Island is committed to advancing the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities. Its mission is to provide life skills training, education, advocacy, meaningful employment and a place to call home for Long Islanders with a wide range of disabilities. The organization proudly upholds the values of excellence, integrity, dignity, empowerment, responsibility, accountability, vision and innovation.

Headshot of Benjamin Cooper 2021 Member of the Year

The Long Island Elite Donates $200k to SIBSPlace to Support Siblings Facing a Traumatic Experience

Throughout 2021, the Long Island Elite has continued to focus its charitable efforts to make an impact locally on Long Island. The network and philanthropy group announced its most recent donation of $200,000 to its not-for-profit, charity partner of the year, SIBS Place. This is the largest single donation this group of business professionals has provided in its 19 year history. With this donation, the Long Island Elite has now raised more than $1,000,000 for local Long Island not-for-profit organizations.