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10 Mile Run Check Ceremony

We are so grateful for the generous support from Greater Long Island Running Club, Sayville Running Company, and Blue Point Brewing Co.  In February, we received a generous donation from the proceeds of the 10 Mile Run to the Brewery held in January.   Local officials honored us with their presence at the ceremony including: Brookhaven Town Councilmen Neil Foley and Michael A. Loguercio, Jr., Islip Town Councilwoman Kate Mullen, Village of Patchogue Special Events Consultant Bill Hilton and Village of Patchogue Director of Parks and Recreation Maria Giustzia.  Sending our greatest appreciation to the Patchogue community and beyond!...

The 10 Mile Run to the Brewery

  Sayville Running Company‘s 10 Mile Run to the Brewery, the fifth annual race, was a great success this year.  There were nearly 1300 finishers!Many thanks to Greater Long Island Running Co., Blue Point Brewing Co., and Sayville Running Co. for their tremendous support. Check out the Bayport-Blue Point Gazette for more coverage on the race and experience the race with this video!...

Home at Last

After supporting the education of orphaned and vulnerable children in Uganda for the past 7 years, we have successfully resettled twenty-four children who lived in an institution for most of their lives.  Working closely with leading alternative care advocates like ACI Uganda and highly trained social w orkers, we have located family for nearly all of these children and reunited them on a permanent basis. BULA proudly continues to support their education and send these growing children and young adults to high quality schools.  We no longer support an orphanage institution, but instead support the children directly with a full time social worker.  The alternative care model, keeping children with...