Pro Bono

Arthritis Foundation

The Long Island chapter of the Arthritis Foundation has long benefited from the skills and leadership of Farrell Fritz Partner, Robert Creighton. A board member since 1991 and past chairman, Bob, along with a colleague from our tax practice group, helped the organization by revising its outdated bylaws to cause...

Providing Legal Care for a Local Nurse

Farrell Fritz recently represented a local nurse on a pro bono basis in an effort to negotiate with the State Department of Health regarding certain penalties, including, but not limited to, an unpaid suspension, that the Department is seeking to impose. Steven Davi of the firm's Litigation and Labor and...

A Helping Hand for a Very Special School

Robert Creighton and Lisa Vaccaro helped make a difference for a nonprofit, private Long Island school that was founded to serve children with autism. Most of the school's students, who range in age from 3 to 21, have severe behavioral issues that have prevented them from being served by available...

Interfaith Nutrition Network: Serving the Hungry & Homeless

The Interfaith Nutrition Network ("The INN") is a not-for-profit organization that addresses the issues of hunger and homelessness on Long Island by providing food, shelter, long-term housing and supportive services to those Long Islanders who are in need. The INN operates 19 soup kitchens throughout the Island and also provides...

A Gift from Alexa

One of the first projects initiated by our firm's pro bono committee involved reaching out to a new group that was interested in helping families with autistic children. One of its founders was a neighbor of Farrell Fritz Partner, Robert Sandler. A colleague from the firm's Tax practice group helped...

Nassau Aviators Wheelchair Sports Association

Nassau Aviators Wheelchair Sports Association (NAWSA) is a non-profit organization. Their mission is to provide, promote and develop access to opportunities for individuals with physical disabilities. They have become actively involved in athletic and recreational activities throughout Nassau County in order to improve such individuals' health and overall quality of...