Family Service League Receives $6,500 Grant from BankUnited

01.31.2017

BankUnited has awarded a $6,500 grant to Family Service League (FSL); a Long Island based non-profit human service organization.   This grant will assist in funding the agencies general operating expenses.

“The support and funding from BankUnited will help Family Service League meet the increasing expenses associated with successfully operating over 60 community based programs across Long Island.  Our mission is to help families mobilize their strengths and improve the quality of their lives at home and in the community.” –  Karen Boorshtein, President & CEO of Family Service League

BankUnited, N.A., a national bank and wholly-owned subsidiary of BankUnited, Inc., is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida with nearly 100 branches throughout Florida and six banking centers in the New York metropolitan area.  BankUnited has a history of providing strong support for affordable housing, economic development, community services and neighborhood revitalization. Their community development investments and contributions support the most pressing needs of our communities, such as affordable housing, financial literacy and education programs, at-risk youth programs, economic development and neighborhood revitalization. But more than simply providing charitable donations, they aspire to make long-term investments that create measurable impacts in our communities.  100% of its community development contributions address the needs of low- and-moderate income communities.