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Community Causes

Making Birthday Wishes Come True for Children In Our Community
December 21, 2017

Our agency is raising funds to make birthday wishes come true for homeless children and their families. We are working with Birthday Wishes to ensure that children have the opportunity to celebrate their special day regardless of the circumstances they may be facing. Birthday Wishes ensures that children in our community have the opportunity to […]

Bring Hope and Joy to Sick Children In Need
November 30, 2017

We want to make this holiday season special for local children receiving treatment in the hospital by providing them with toys and other donations.  With the help of the John Theissen Children’s Foundation, our agency will help make this holiday season special for these wonderful children. John Theissen Children’s Foundation believes that sometimes, a smile […]

Every Smile Matters For Children Battling Cancer

We would like to thank the Smiles for Scott Foundation for allowing us to support their cause!  Our agency is raising funds in honor of Scott Loeb, a courageous 5-year-old who passed away from a form of brain cancer. The Smiles For Scott Foundation, Inc. is an organization that honors Scott’s life while raising funds […]

A Beacon of Hope for Medically Frail Children

We would like to send a special thank you to all of our customers for helping us raise $500 for Angela’s House. We appreciate you all for your continued support and for helping us to continue to be #AgentsOfChange in our community! Angela’s House was founded 25 years ago to help medically frail children and their […]

Spreading More Love Toward Our Canine Friends

DogAbility is an innovative canine-assisted therapy program that allows participants to engage in different activities with the animals to encourage, entertain and stimulate the lives of those with and without special needs in the local community. DogAbility offers various programs that are specifically tailored to the individual’s needs. The program also runs a Fear of […]

Encouraging Youth With Autism To Get Social!

The Family Center for Autism is Long Island’s first venue that provides a lifespan of services and programs to people with autism, a lifeline of support to families who love them—and a vital resource to the educators who teach them. The “Social Scene Program” gives youth with autism who also have social skill challenges an opportunity to connect […]

Let’s Celebrate National Kids Day Together!

On September 17th, of this year, the Hicksville Boys and Girls Club alongside the Althea Johnson Agency will take part in National Kids Day. The idea behind National Kids Day is for parents to set aside a few hours this day and devote the time specifically to their children. National Kids Day is an annual […]

Leaving No Mouth Unfed in Long Island

Island Harvest was created in 1992 by one woman with a cooler, a station wagon, and a strong desire to help people in need….since those days, Island Harvest continues to feed those in need and educate people in hunger. Hunger awareness and education have long been a part of thier programs, as they develop and […]

Althea Johnson Agency Joins Agents Of Change Movement
February 27, 2015

Althea Johnson Agency is dedicated to impacting our community by doing what we can to help others Live Well and Thrive. We are committed to being Agents of Change. Every 90 days we will be identifying a child, family, or group that could use a hand. A great number of people are going through hardship, even as you […]