Nominations Being Accepted for Black History Celebration

December 6th, 2017 – The Town of Islip is accepting nominations for the 2018 celebration of Black History. The Town of Islip will celebrate Black History in February, by honoring individuals who have made significant contributions to the Islip community, and live or work in the Town of Islip. The celebration will take place at the afternoon Town Board Meeting on February 27th at 2:00 p.m. 

To nominate a community member, you must fill out and submit a nomination form, which can be downloaded from our website. Click HERE to download.

Applications can be mailed to the Department of Parks & Recreation, Attn: M. Figalora, 50 Irish Lane, East Islip, NY 11730, faxed to (631) 224-5316, or e-mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. In addition, a short biography, resume and letters of recommendation, must be attached to the Nomination Form.

Honorees will be selected based on their accomplishments and contributions to the Town of Islip Community.

For more information or assistance, please call the Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs at (631) 595-3500, ext. 1033. 


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