In The Press

Since the founding of Jacob’s Light Foundation, we have expanded and grown by leaps and bounds. The wonderful way in which we support American heroes fighting overseas is not only featured in the media locally and regionally, but nationally and around the world as well.

We have been featured in:

Articles

Chicago Tribune

  • January 2011

Christian Science Monitor

  • May 29, 2010

Daily News

  • November 26, 2008
  • January 12, 2005: Sunday 2-page pictorial

Department of Defense News

  • December 28, 2008

Huffington Post

  • January 6, 2009

Huntington Patch - Long Island 

  • October 18, 2010: Legislator Stern

Long Island Business News

  • December 28, 2008
  • May 31, 2013

Long Island Press

  • November 2007: Long Island Press Honors Dorine Kenney as a Fortune 52 Woman of Achievement

Los Angeles Times 

  • December 21, 2010

Military News

  • December 17, 2008

Neighbor Newspapers

  • October 24, 2007: Lions vs. the Elks baseball game to benefit Jacob's Light Foundation, Inc.

New York Post

  • May 31, 2004

New York Times

  • March 14, 2004

Newsday

  • November 28, 2011
  • November 29 2010: Milestone for group sending supplies to troops
  • October 29 2007: Dorine Kenney and fellow volunteers load supplies bound for U.S Soldiers
  • November 26, 2006: A Birthday Honor for Fallen LI Son Dedication of Babylon Post Office in Memory of Jacob S. Fletcher
  • June 6, 2006
  • November 23, 2004
  • July 25, 2004: Mentioned in Kathy article

Port Times Record

  • October 25, 2007: Lions and giving and Elks, Oh my!
  • October 24, 2007: Softball game raises funds for troops.

Seattle Times

  • December 24, 2010

Suffolk Life

  • August 16, 2006: Interview with Dorine Kenney

The Examiner 

  • October 2, 2010

USA Today

  • November 22, 2010
   

Radio

CBS Radio: 880 AM (New York)

  • December 24, 2011
  • November 23, 2011

Inspiring Stories with Bill Corbett, Jr.

  • January 2011

K-JOY Radio: 98.3 (New York)

  • November 16, 2007: Dorine Kenney is Interviewed on Kim and Jim show Dave Widmer/President/General Manager

My Country WJVC: 96.1 FM (New York)

  • November, 2011

Q-99 Radio Roanoke, VA

  • October 25, 2006: Coverage of Fundraiser

Voice of America Radio

  • June 28, 2010

Walk Radio: 97.5 FM (New York)

 
  • August 23, 2011

WFAN Radio: 660 AM (New York) 

  • December 4, 2011

WOR News Talk Radio: 710 AM (New York)

  • December 24, 2010
   

TV

Channel 12 - News 12 Long Island

  • November 29, 2010: Holiday packing
  • March 28, 2008
  • December 2007: Sending holiday packages to the troops
  • November 29, 2007: Holli Haerr Reporter  "Tis the Season"
  • July 4 and July 5, 2007: Leslie Askew Producer Dorine Kenney was Nominated as a CNN hero for 2007
  • July 4, 2007: Glenn Beck Update On Jacob's Light Foundation, Inc.
  • June 6, 2006: Mother of fallen soldier from Bay shore fights military for better bandages
  • December 26, 2004
  • November 21, 2003: Jim Lehrer w/ Ilene Lehpalmer
  • September 13, 2004: Jacob's Light Foundation Ilene Lehpalmer

CNN

  • December 24, 2010
  • July 5, 2007: CNN Hero Nominee
  • July 4, 2007: Glenn Beck Show
  • August 7, 2006: Glenn Beck Show
  • January 30, 2005: Kelly Wallace- Inside Politics
  • January 27, 2005: American Morning
  • Memorial Day 2004
  • September 7, 2004: Aaron Brown International
  • November 23, 2003: Kelly Wallace

Fox 5 New York

  • November 2008

Fox News Channel

Good Morning America

NBC TV New York

 

Verizon Fios News1

  • December 28, 2011
  • November 3, 2011
  • April 13, 2011: Heroes on Long Island
  • December 6, 2010
  • June 2009

WDBJ-7-Roanoke, VA

  • October 25, 2006: Interview by Bob Grebe

WSET ABC 13-Lynchburg, VA

  • October 25, 2006: Ishmael Labiosa-Interview

WSLS-10-News Roanoke, VA

  • October 26, 2006: Interview Coverage of Fundraiser Countryside Gallery
   

Awards and Honors

American Military-Congressional Record Senate

  • August 3, 2006: Jacob's Light Foundation Mentioned for our Good Works April 27, 2010

American Motivation Awards (Patriot Award)

  • November 18, 2008

Letter from Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton

  • August 1, 2006: Thanking us for our Participation in Military Families Forum

Winston A. Grant Humanitarian Award

  • August 7, 2010

Women of Distinction Award (Senator Owen Johnson, NY)

  • June 10, 2008