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Peer Pals Blog

  • Thank you Gymboree!

    Very sad to hear the Gymboree Play & Music on Long Island will be closing later this month. Our very first play date in 2009 was held at the Woodbury Gymboree and we've been building friendships there ever since. We will always be grateful to all the folks at Gymboree for embracing our message of inclusion and giving our pals a fun and safe place to play!

  • Mark your calendar!

    Grab your running shoes and a friend for the 3rd Annual A Run Through History 5K on Saturday, September 8, 2018, in the picturesque hamlet of Oyster Bay, NY!  To register for the race, go to arunthroughhistory.org Be sure to check out our new video for the run!
  • Planting Seeds of Community

    Wanted to take a moment to thank Sean Acosta for all of his efforts to raise money for and awareness of the PeerPals.org mission.  Sean was honored as our Community Champion at our 8th Annual Planting Seeds of Community Dinner on April 12, at the Jericho Terrace.  This fundraising dinner provides 85% of the funding for our program.  Thanks to all of our donors who provided the items for our raffle and silent auction.  Also, many thanks to our supporters who come back year after year to make the Planting Seeds of Community dinner a success!
  • High School Volunteer Recruitment Night

    We will be holding a Volunteer Recruitment Night for high school students seeking service hours, on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 7:30 pm in our office at 123 Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay. Please join us to learn more about our program, volunteer opportunities, leadership opportunities and check our our amazing sensory friendly play space! Call 516-922-4300 or email info@peerpals.org to RSVP.

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