RVC Lodge #279 I.O.O.F 235 Merrick Rd, Rockville Centre, NY11570 The Independent Order of Odd Fellows is a nonprofit organization that involves itself in many charitable and…More humanitarian endeavors, like student loans and grants, low-cost nursing homes, annual donations to charities, and family and youth summer camps. It has numerous lodges throughout the nation that serves the communities in which they reside. Rockeville Centre, NY, is home to Lodge #279. It has been around for more than a century and a quarter. The Lodge operates under a motto of "To educate the orphan, relieve the distressed, visit the sick, and bury the dead."
Advent Shop 40 N Village Ave, Rockville Centre, NY11570
A religious gift store, the Advent Shop sells items for the Catholic parishioner. With an abundance of items for…More sale, like books, crosses and chalices, the Advent Shop covers every religious need. Owners Teresita Calderon and Sarah Teri Ryan also use proceeds from the store to support charities like Life Center of Long Island, Missionaries of the Poor and Holy Child Association. All products sold in the store can also be purchased through its website, adventshop.com</p>
Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville Centre 50 N Park Ave, Rockville Centre, NY11570 For over 50 years, the Diocese of Rockville Centre has been helping those in need through its philanthropic endeavors.…More The diocese, which is the second largest in the country, is composed of 134 parishes in 115 towns, and it spans Nassau and Suffolk counties. It is the second largest non-governmental employer on Long Island with nearly 20,000 employees, who serve in the diocese's hospitals, parishes and schools. Its pastoral center is located at 50 N. Park Ave. in the village, and the diocese educates more than 33,000 students in 57 elementary and 10 high schools, with 99 percent of its high school graduates moving on to college. In 2008, more than 55,000 disadvantaged people were helped by Catholic Charities, a non-profit run by the diocese. Its Meals-on-Wheels program also delivers more than 200,000 meals per year to homebound seniors and its outreach programs provide philanthropic services to more than 17,000 families a month.