Our meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month from September to June. Our holiday party will be held in November. 

Our meetings begin at 7:00 PM and are held at 145 Community Drive, Great Neck NY.

    Upcoming Events

  • Sep 8th, 2017 12:00 am

    Join us at a New York Mets Game at Citi Field

    Description: LI TRIO at Citi Field-Mets will be hosing the Reds. Citifield with NY Mets - Friday, September 8, 2017-NY Mets T-shirt and Field Level Seats not far from home base!
    $40.00  - Accepting checks through the end of July. Beginning August cash only will be accepted.
    This is a first come first serve opportunity.
    Please bring your payment, meet a board member or Sports Committee Chairs, James Mateiko or Laura Laria.
    As an alternate mail it to:
    Joy A. Oppedisano, President, LITRIO

    225 New Hyde Park Road

    Garden City, NY 11530. You will get a confirmation that your check was received, cleared, and you are registered.
  • Sep 13th, 2017 07:00 pm

    Monthly meeting-LI TRIO at the Movies

    Description: Please join us at our next meeting on Wednesday evening 13 September at7 PM featuring a film,"Perfect Strangers", a story of altruistic organ donation. A film discussion will follow. Address: 145 Community Drive, Manhasset
  • Sep 23rd, 2017 12:00 pm

    LI TRIO Donor Rose Garden Ceremony- September 23, 2017- 12 Noon

    Description: We will honor and thank Donors and Donor Families at our LI TRIO Donor Rose Garden Ceremony on September 23, 2017.The LI TRIO Donor Rose Garden is located in Eisenhower Park-Parking Field 6/6A. Address: Eisenhower Park- Parking Field 6/6A
  • Oct 4th, 2017 12:00 am

    New York State- Enrollment Day- LiveOnNY



    Participants will have one goal: enroll as many willing New Yorkers as possible.
    • New Yorkers will collect enrollments as an individual or a team.
    • Organizations will show support in a variety of ways, such as: creating their own teams, hosting a drive and/or promoting the cause within the organization.

    New York is 50th out of 50 states in the percentage of residents enrolled as organ donors. Every completed enrollment form could help save the lives of up to 8 people. http://www.liveonny.org/take-action/enrollment-day/
  • Oct 6th, 2017

    The Hearts for Russ Housman Golf & Charity Dinner

    Description: Save The Date: The Hearts for Russ Housman Golf & Charity Dinner will be held on Friday, October 6th at Wind Watch Country Club in Hauppague, NY Address: Wind Watch Country Club in Hauppague, NY
  • Nov 30th, 2017 12:00 am

    2017 Celebration of Life- Hold The Date

    Description: LI TRIO’s Celebration of Life Holiday Party will be held at the The Carltun in East Meadow.
  • Past Events

  • Jul 29th, 2017 02:15 pm

    Special event: Riverhead, Peconic Kayak - Canoe and meal

    Description: Enjoy an afternoon Kayaking  or Canoeing.
    Everyone will arrive by 2:15 PM to register and be out on the water for an hour.
    Treasure Cove Marina Resort-469 Main Street-Riverhead, NY 11901
    Then join and dine at #1 Rated - Jerry and the Mermaid (also located on the marina.) - 4:00 PM
    $80.00 includes a 3 course meal, soft drinks, coffee, and tea and water activities!
    Please call Joy at 516 232-2151 or send a check ASAP indicating, your name, contact number, and whether you would like to reserve a Kayak or Canoe.
    Also, indicate if you want to reserve a one person or two person unit.
    Checks must clear to reserve your space.  Units are limited.  Please bring your payment, meet a board member or sports committee chairs, James Mateiko or Laura Laria. As an alternate mail it by July 4, 2017 to:
    Joy A. Oppedisano, President, LITRIO
    225 New Hyde Park Road
    Garden City, NY 11530
    You will receive a confirmation that your check was received, cleared and you are registered.
  • Jun 25th, 2017 02:00 pm

    Hearts for Russ Housman Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament

    Description: Second Annual Hearts for Russ Housman Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament- 25 June, 2017 2 PM Read more at: http://www.litrio.org/second-annual-hearts-for-russ-housman-texas-hold-em-tournament/
  • Jun 14th, 2017 07:00 pm

    Our next meeting is scheduled for June 14, 2017 at 7 PM with Priya Grewal, MD-Recanati Miller Transplant Institute Mount Sinai Medical Center

    Description: Long Island TRIO - Monthly Meeting
    Wednesday June 14, 2017 7:30PM
    Speaker: Priya Grewal, MD-Associate Professor of Medicine
    Recanati Miller Transplant Institute
    Mount Sinai Medical Center 145 Community Drive
    Great Neck, New York 11021
    All Welcome.
    Refreshments Served
    For information call 516 620-5900
    Address: 145 Community Drive Great Neck NY
  • May 13th, 2017 09:00 am

    Liver Life Walk Long Island

    Description: EVENT DATE: May 13, 2017 WALK BEGINS: 9:00 AM WALK ENDS: 1:00 PM LOCATION: Eisenhower Park Liver Life Walk Long Island Saturday, May 13, 2017 Register here. Address: Eisenhower Park
  • May 10th, 2017 07:00 pm

    General Membership meeting with Dr. Teperman- May 10, 2017

    Description: Join us for our general membership meeting on May, 10, 2017 with special guest Dr. Lewis Teperman. Dr. Teperman is vice chair of surgery at North Shore University Hospital and director of organ transplantation at Northwell Transplant. Address: 145 Community Drive Great Neck NY
  • May 6th, 2017 09:30 am

    2017 Long Island Kidney Walk-Eisenhower Park

    Description: Check-in time: 9:30 AM - Start time: 10:30 AM 2017 Long Island Kidney Walk Contact: Sean Rugenstein sean.rugenstein@kidney.org 212-889-2210 ext. 296 Address: Eisenhower Park
  • Apr 22nd, 2017 12:00 am

    Remember and Rejoice at St. Patrick's Cathedral

    Description: Manhattan TRIO Honors Donors and Donor Families-Remember and Rejoice at St. Patrick's Cathedral.
  • Apr 12th, 2017 07:00 pm

    LI TRIO General Membership Meeting

    Description: LI TRIO General Meeting with special guests from New York Presbyterian/Columbia- Lung Transplantation- Jen Reilly, Chief Nurse Coordinator, Carlo Baldasare, Clinician, Pre- Transplantation evaluation, listing, prerequisites. Post transplant care information and Kidney Transplantation –physician representation and news.
  • Apr 8th, 2017 10:00 am

    Long Island ReBirthday Celebration!-American Liver Foundation- ReBirthday Event

    Description: Long Island ReBirthday Celebration at 10:00 AM, April 8th, 2017. Homewood Suites by Hilton Carle Place Celebrating the gift of life and the miracle of liver transplantation.
  • Mar 8th, 2017 07:00 pm

    Long Island TRIO Meeting

    Description: LI TRIO is hosting our monthly meeting on March 8th with special guest speaker- Dr. Molmenti from Northwell Health Transplant. Speakers and Topics: Ernesto Molmenti, MD, MBA, Phd. Transplant Surgeon, M. Bhaskaran, MD Nephrologist, A Fahmy,MD, V Nair, MD, A Winnick, MD & N Ginsberg MHA New information on kidney transplants and rejection from the CBC From the Eye Bank for Sight Restoration-Amanda Veskey- Askey - Gift of Sight Month Address: 145 Community Drive Great Neck NY
  • Feb 18th, 2017 01:00 pm

    LI TRIO Suffolk County Meeting Saturday, 18 February 2017- 1 PM-3 PM

    Description: Topic:How to Champion for your own Living Donor Kidney
    LI TRIO Suffolk County Meeting-Transplant Recipients International Organization
    All Welcome-Refreshments Served.
    For information call 516-620-5900.
    Address: Stonybrook Transplant Clinic 24 Research way Suite 500 East Setauket, NY 11733
  • Feb 8th, 2017 07:00 pm

    Join us for our meeting on 8 February- LI TRIO general membership meeting

    Description: Special guest speaker: Dr.Daniel Glicklich
    Topic:Kidney Disease and Nephrotoxity
    We hope to see you on Wednesday evening, February 8, 2017.

    Dr. Glicklich is a graduate of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and following his fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center, he joined the full time faculty at Montefiore where he successfully built up one of the largest and most progressive kidney transplant programs in New York.
    Having published more than 65 peered -reviewed papers, Dr. Glicklich is well known for his work and academic interest in complications and management of chronic renal failure following transplantation. He has a strong commitment to medical education and has trained more than 150 Nephrology fellows.
    Address: 145 Community Drive Manhasset NY
  • Jan 11th, 2017 07:00 pm

    Join us for the January 2017 general membership meeting

    Description: Our next meeting is on January 11, 2017. with Frank M. Winter, Partnership Manager-Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Topic: "Health Care Plans, Updates and Options 2017” Address: 145 Community Drive Great Neck NY
  • Dec 14th, 2016 07:00 pm

    Join us for the December general membership meeting

    Description: Please join us on 14 December for our monthly meeting-Best of Health – Self Care 2017
    Nutrition Expert (liver recipient) Dena Grgas,RD and Michael Stuart Vernon, Board of Directors Long Island Family Caregiver Coalition
    There was no meeting in November.
    Address: 145 Community Drive Great Neck NY
  • Nov 21st, 2016 06:00 pm

    The 13th Long Island Fight For Charity

    Description: Long Island TRIO is pleased to participate in Long Island Fight for Charity's Main Event on November 21, 2016. Read all about it here.
    Get ore info here. Long Island Fight for Charity is one of the most anticipated events in the region, attracting over 1,000 fans and supporters to its annual Main Event. It is the only program in the United States or the world where local businesspeople step in the boxing ring to raise funds for charity.

    Long Island Fight for Charity invites men and women from the business community to volunteer to help raise funds by participating as volunteer boxers.

    Long Island Fight for Charity has donated to many organizations including Long Island Community Chest, National Foundation for Human Potential (FREE), Genesis School, other organizations.
    Address: Hilton Long Island, 598 Route 110, Melville NY