PHOTOS: Long Island Imagine Awards

Hillary Serota Needle, Peter J. Klein image: bob giglione photography
Ed Travaglianti, Sam Kemp, Jon Kemp image: bob giglione photography
David Widmer, Nancy Engelhardt, Ken Cerini image: bob giglione photography
Jacob Lutz, Gina Cagna, Lula Lukasiewicz, Kristina Laino, Jeffrey Scott image: bob giglione photography

The 5th annual Long Island Imagine Awards was held on May 2 to celebrate those making a difference on Long Island. Winners were honored in five categories: innovation, leadership excellence, rising star, social impact and arts and culture. These winners received a $5,000 grant to support their ongoing efforts: Pronto of Long Island, Inc., East End Arts, United Way of Long Island, ACLD and Angels For Warriors. The fan favorite award went to Contractors for Kids, which received a $2,500 grant