Three Kimco shopping centers, 24 Kimco employees, and dozens of gracious community members came together yet again to help more than 300,000 Long Islanders in need of a meal this holiday season. On November 18, we held our annual Island Harvest Food Drive at Munsey Park Plaza, Merrick Commons, and Manetto Hill Plaza, and it was one for the books.… Read More

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The gift of giving

Posted by: Heather Medica Heather Medica
on January 13, 2015

At Kimco, many of us are passionate about the charitable causes we support. In fact, our Community Connection program provides employees with the opportunity to take off two fully paid workdays each year to get out and volunteer for causes collectively chosen by their Kimco office, or for local non-profit organizations of their choosing.… Read More

Kimco is committed to connecting with the surrounding neighborhoods where our shopping centers are located as a way to give back to local businesses and organizations and foster community spirit. As described in our first annual 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report, Kimco’s recently launched Community Connection program is an initiative to support the volunteer efforts of our employees and allows participants to take off two full paid workdays each year to volunteer in their communities.… Read More

What happens when you band together the resources from five shopping centers, eager-to-help volunteers, and holiday spirit? You make a difference. And that’s exactly what happened at the recent Island Harvest Food Drive hosted by Kimco. On November 13, five of our Long Island, New York properties – Manetto Hill Plaza in Plainview, Jericho Commons in Jericho, Manhasset Center in Manhasset, King Kullen Plaza in Commack, and Turnpike Plaza in Huntington Station – collected enough food to supply 4,353 meals to community members in need!… Read More