Hope House Ministries

The mission of Hope House Ministries is to provide compassionate, comprehensive and competent care for the poor, the marginal and the wounded among us. Charlie Russo has been the Chairman of the Board of Hope House Ministries for the past twenty-nine years, as well as providing legal services for its residents and Terry Karl was named the Hope House Ministries' Man of the Year in 1991.

Long Island Coalition for the Homeless

The Long Island Coalition for the Homeless is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to eliminate homelessness on Long Island and improve the lives of Long Islanders who are homeless or facing homelessness. Charlie Russo is the Chair of the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless.

Christmas Magic

Charlie Russo is the founder and driving force behind this charitable organization which purchases and distributes toys to the needy. the organization visits family shelters and individual families during the holiday season to distribute toys to the needy children.

Giving Tree Camp

Charlie Russo is the founder and driving force behind this charitable organization which provides underprivileged children the opportunity to spend time on a real farm.

Every Child's Dream

Charlie Russo is the founder and driving force behind this charitable organization.

Literacy Volunteers of America

Terry Karl is the President of the Board of Directors of this charitable organization that provides volunteer tutors for adult non-readers.