Our Foundation

SoilAir Selection focuses on humanitarian needs. Why? Because we believe it is important to give back to the community every year to show our gratitude. How? We are pleased to donate a portion of our annual income each year to a different charity.

 

2016: Hackensack UMC Foundation - Breast Oncology Division

In memory of our former employee Angela Cappiello                                                                                                               who left us this year after a long fight against cancer.

The Breast Oncology Division includes experts in surgery, medical oncology, pathology, radiation oncology, radiology, reconstructive surgery, and nursing as well as psychosocial and nutritional support. Being highly focused in breast cancer provides physicians and caregivers the ability to tackle complex cases and optimize the outcome for every patient

 

2015: Stew Leonard III Children's Charities

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Founded in 1990, the foundation is focused on water safety awareness and education for toddlers and children, since drowning is the leading cause of accidental death in children under five. In 2006, the Leonards expanded the foundation's mission to address children's nutrition.

2014: UNICEF

UNICEF is a leading humanitarian and development agency working globally for the rights of every child. Child rights begin with safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disaster and conflict and traverse the life cycle: pre-natal care for healthy births, clean water and sanitation, health care and education.

2013: Robin Hood Foundation

Robin Hood is New York's largest poverty-fighting organization, and since 1988, has focused on finding, funding and creating programs and schools that generate meaningful results for families in New York's poorest neighborhoods.

2012: The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City

The Mayor's Fund is supporting immediate aid needs as well as long-term restoration efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The Fund relies on individuals, foundations, and corporations to support public programs in areas including the environment, youth development, financial empowerment, health, volunteerism, and the arts.

2011: City Harvest

Now serving New York City for 30 years, City Harvest is the world's first food rescue organization, dedicated to feeding the city's hungry men, women, and children. This food is then delivered free of charge to some 600 community food programs throughout New York City by a fleet of trucks and bikes. City Harvest helps feed the more than one million New Yorkers that face hunger each year.

2010: The Children’s (IBD) Center at Mount Sinai

The Children’s IBD Center at Mount Sinai was founded to provide innovative and comprehensive care to pediatric patients with Crohn’s and Colitis. Over 1200 children with IBD are followed at Mount Sinai making over 4000 visits per year. This extensive pediatric experience, in collaboration with the hospital’s internationally renowned adult IBD program, makes Mount Sinai an ideal location for a unique approach to IBD care in children.

2009: Lidia's Foundation

In 1999 the Not-for-Profit Lidia’s Foundation was established with goals to benefit the indigent, abandoned, oppressed, neglected, ill or handicapped without regard to race or creed by promoting their health, welfare, happiness and academic and vocational training and development, and by otherwise assisting them in leading fulfilling lives.  The foundation funds education programs at the elementary through post-graduate levels. 

2008: Goddard Riverside Community Center

Goddard Riverside Community Center is one of New York City's leading human service organizations. They work to meet people's basic needs - food, shelter, education - and to bring them together for mutual aid, and social action.