LIBI’s Mitchell Pally to be honored

On October 19, 2022, Long Island Housing Services, Inc. (LIHS) will honor Mitchell Pally, CEO of the Long Island Builder’s Institute (LIBI), at their Fair Housing Gala for his outspoken advocacy of fair housing rights. Long Island Housing Services will host its Fair Housing Gala at Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY.  Sponsorships and early bird tickets available . Or by mail, use the Sponsorship Card.

“I am honored to have been selected by Long Island Housing Services for this very prestigious honor,” said Mr. Pally.  “Long Island Housing Services has played a major and very meaningful role in working towards a Long Island where everyone, regardless of income, has a proper place to live and I have tried to play my small part in pursuing the same goal at LIBI.  I look forward to being with everyone on Oct 19 for this very important Gala which will provide the resources necessary to keep our goal alive.”

Mr. Pally was selected as the Chief Executive Officer of the Long Island Builders Institute in December 2010. The Long Island Builders Institute is the largest home building trade association in New York State, representing all parts of the home construction industry.

Connie Lassandro photo“As President of Long Island Housing Services, it is a privilege to honor Mitch for his extraordinary commitment toward making affordable – fair housing on Long Island a reality,” said Connie Lassandro. “I have worked over the years with him and there is no one who is more passionate, dedicated than him.   In gratitude, we say ‘thanks’!”

All proceeds from this event will go to support the critical work of fulfilling Long Island Housing Services’ mission. To honor Mr. Pally with a sponsorship, please visit the LIHS’ website at   Long Island Housing Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, so donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. LIHS continues to achieve the GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency.

About Long Island Housing Services

Long Island Housing Services, Inc. is an over-half-century-old Civil Rights organization focused on fair housing. Their mission is the elimination of unlawful housing discrimination and promotion of decent and affordable housing through advocacy and education. Since the 1970’s, Long Island Housing Services has served as a HUD-approved Qualified Fair Housing Enforcement Organization and a HUD-approved Housing Counseling agency.

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