Melville, NY, March 22, 2019 – Genser Cona Elder Law donated food and clothing to more than 150 homeless individuals in New York City as part of the Midnight Run relief mission on Saturday night, March 16, 2019.
The firm distributed its donations, which included blankets, sleeping bags, warm coats and outerwear, socks, bottled water, toiletries, sandwiches and healthy snacks at five scheduled stops in the city. Although 13 members of the firm made the Run, the charitable endeavor was a collective effort where the entire staff pitched in to solicit donations from colleagues and the community, and to help organize, bag and label donations, and load the goods into three vehicles that made the trip.
“This is our fifth year participating in the Midnight Run, and it is always such a gratifying and rewarding experience for all of us,” said Cona Elder Law managing partner, Jennifer Cona. “We are fortunate to be in a position to give back to the community and help those in great need, which is why we regularly participate in this safety-net program. Altruism and the ability to make a difference in people’s lives are part of the culture at Cona Elder Law. Our participation in Midnight Run would not have been possible without the help of our private donors as well as our corporate sponsors, including The Bristal North Hills, Lend-a-Hand, Citrin Cooperman and Costco.”
Cona Elder Law is one of the only private companies to regularly participate in Midnight Run, which typically sees volunteers from schools, churches, synagogues and other civic groups.
Based in Melville, NY, Cona Elder Law is a well-respected law firm concentrating in the areas of elder law, estate planning, estate administration and litigation, and health care law. Cona Elder Law takes a holistic approach to elder law, providing support and resources for seniors and caregivers, and maintains long-term, partnering relationships with clients to provide the best solutions for multiple generations. The firm has been ranked the #1 Elder Law Firm by Long Island Business News for the past eight consecutive years, was honored as “A Firm That Makes a Difference” by the Hauppauge Industrial Association (HIA-LI), and received the 2018 HIA-LI Business Achievement Award. For additional information, visit www.conaelderlaw.com.
Members of the Cona Elder Law firm aboard a New York City-bound van loaded with warm clothing and food for 150 of New York City’s homeless which the firm donated as part of their participation in the 2019 Midnight Run relief mission.
Cona Elder Law is a full service law firm based in Melville, LI. Our firm concentrates in the areas of elder law, estate planning, estate administration and litigation, special needs planning and health care facility representation. We are proud to have been recognized for our innovative strategies, creative techniques and unparalleled negotiating skills unendingly driven toward our paramount objective - satisfying the needs of our clients.
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