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SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, November 29, 2017 –EIHAB Human Services, a nonprofit agency serving individuals with developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges, has opened the Fatma Abboud Drug and Alcohol Outpatient Treatment Center. The facility, located on EIHAB’s Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania campus, was the vision of the agency’s late founder Ms. Fatma Abboud, for whom the Center is named. Providing inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation and recovery services, the Center serves adolescents (ages 13-18) across Northeastern Pennsylvania, including Wyoming, Lackawanna, Susquehanna and Luzerne Counties.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, November 22, 2017 – On November 18th, 55 staff and individuals at EIHAB Human Services came together to distribute 200 turkeys to people in need. The nonprofit’s 1st Annual Turkey Giveaway was held simultaneously at the agency’s Brooklyn location and outside the Charlie Meaney’s parking lot in Valley Stream, New York.

EIHAB Human Services presents 100 cans of food to the St. Boniface Church food pantry for unfortunate families in Elmont.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, October 16, 2017- EIHAB Human Services Chief Financial Officer Hamdy Elgindy is a recipient of Star Network’s Kings of Queens County Awards, recognizing influential business leaders in the borough. Elgindy was presented with the honor at a ceremony held at Terrace on the Park in Corona, New York on October 12, 2017

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, October 11, 2017-More than 150 guests attended EIHAB Human Services’ Casino Night fundraiser at Chateau Briand in Carle Place, New York on September 27, 2017. Proceeds from the successful event will help to support the nonprofit’s programs and services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, August 28, 2017 - Queens nonprofit EIHAB Human Services has named Christopher Alexander as its new Assistant Director of Development and Public Relations. He was appointed earlier this summer and will report to CEO/Executive Director Mr. Ahmed Hegazy.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, May 23, 2017 - EIHAB Human Services Compliance Officer Lelia Quiroz is a recipient of Star Network's Queens Power Women in Business Award 2017. Quiroz was recognized at a ceremony held at Terrace on the Park in Corona New York on Thursday, May 18, 2017. The distinguished award recognizes women business leaders for their outstanding professional achievements and impact on the community.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, April 7, 2017 - EIHAB Human Services Vice President Joshua Thomas and Director of Development Jeffrey Levy received a royal honor on April 6th: both were named Kings of Long Island 2017 at a ceremony held at Leonard's Palazzo in Great Neck, New York. The event, presented by Star Network, recognizes influential business leaders across the Long Island area.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, March 22, 2017 - More than 150 staff, program participants and supporters gathered at EIHAB Human Services' 2nd Annual Bowl-A-Thon at Jib Lanes in Flushing, New York on March 11, 2017. The successful event raised $20,000, with all proceeds supporting EIHAB's programs and services for individuals with developmental disabilities and behavioral health challenges.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, February 27, 2017 - Queens nonprofit EIHAB Human Services has named Joshua Thomas as Vice President of the agency's New York office. He was appointed on February 13th and will report to the CEO/Executive Director, Mr. Ahmed Hegazy.

SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, NEW YORK, April 5, 2017 – The unwanted shoes in your closet may go a long way to combat the human tragedy of global poverty. That powerful message is being delivered by Queens nonprofit EIHAB Human Services, who recently launched their 1st Annual Shoe Drive to help individuals in need across the globe.


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