Contact your Representative

Due to federal and state budget shortfalls, we are beginning to see cuts across the board. What does that mean for CCE-Suffolk? We are anticipating a loss of $1.5 million for 2020 and a loss of more than $2 million for 2021.

You can help by reaching out to your state and county representatives today! Let them know what CCE-Suffolk has done for you. Your voice is important and can make the difference!

Need to find your representative? Click here for a list of New York State Senators, New York State Assembly, and Suffolk County Legislators.
For your convenience, here is a template that you can fill out and send as a letter or paste into a personalized email to your representative.



My name is NAME and I live in TOWN in your district. I am writing to you to request your support of funding for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County (CCE-Suffolk).

I am one of many community members who depend on the services of CCE-Suffolk.

For more than 100 years, CCE-Suffolk has been proud to provide unbiased, research-based information and quality educational programs to the residents of Suffolk County. CCE-Suffolk has evolved with the needs of communities and offers vital programs in the areas of Marine, Agriculture, Family Health & Wellness, 4-H Youth Development and Community Nutrition.

Our community needs the services of CCE-Suffolk. Please do what you can to ensure that level funding remains for this long standing resource!

With thanks,

Last updated August 27, 2020