Wednesday May 5, 2021

Join The 1026 Foundation Food Box Distribution

Thursday May 13th at 11am

Location: The corner of Guy R. Brewer Blvd and 146th Terr.

Friday December 18, 2020

“Toy Give Back”

It was a great honor to represent the 1026 Foundation by proudly giving toys to an amazing organization Alliance of Families for Justice (AFJ) located in Harlem, NY www.afj-ny.org 
AFJ supports families that have love ones who are incarcerated.  With the your supports The 1026 Foundation was able to donated toys for the kids of these families.

The work is not done and we need your support . Please help us to continue to make an impact in undeserved communities.

Ways to give:
Zelle: donations@the1026.org

Thank you in advance,

Mel Vail, Jr.

Founder & President

Tuesday December 1, 2020

“Giving Tuesday

On behalf of The 1026 Foundation, I  would like to thank our donors for supporting our initiatives. The work is not done and we are need of continued public donations. 

Today we are asking for your support by donating funds via the below

Zelle: donations@the1026.org
CashApp: $The1026Foundation

Please send mail checks and money orders to:
The 1026 Foundation
P.O Box 301067
Jamaica, NY 11430-9997


Mel Vail, Jr.
Founder & CEO
The 1026 Foundation

Monday November 23, 2020

“Turkey Giveback”

With the help of community leaders, The 1026 Foundation was able to donation over 50 turkeys throughout Southeast Queens and neighboring communities. 

Sunday November 15, 2020

“A Day of Service”

The 1026 Foundation partnered with the Nu Omicron Chapter of The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated and provided a Food Truck experience for the deserving Men of The Garden Inn Shelter Men’s Shelter located in Springfield Gardens, Queens. Click link below to see a quick video.


Tuesday November 3, 2020

“Election Day 2020”

The 1026 Foundation handed out 55 produce bags for voters in District 36/31 outside of the polling location P.S. 52. in Springfield Gardens, Queens.



August 3, 2019 “The Summer Party FUNdraiser” BYOBB

“The Summer Party FUNdraiser”

The 1026 Foundation, Inc. presents: Black Professionals Summer Soiree
All proceeds will help build the “Healthy Neighborhood Farmers Market”, sponsored by The 1026 Foundation, Inc. registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations. The future home of the “Healthy Neighborhood Farmers Market” will be located on Guy R. Brewer Blvd. between 146th Drive & 146th Terrance, providing fresh produce for a undeserved community in Springfield Gardens, Queens.

Advance tickets $25 before May 31, $30 thereafter. Donations are welcomed. Click below for tickets and donations:

Donations are welcomed. Click below for tickets and donations:


Inviting All Black Professional Organizations

Black Clergy, Masonic Lodges & Temples, Eastern Stars Chapters, Black Sororities & Fraternities, HBCU Alumnus, Black Educators, 100 Black Men of America, National Coalition of 100 Black Women (NCBW), Jack and Jill of America, The New York Coalition of Black Architects (NYCOBA), National Action Council For Minorities in Engineering (NACME), National Action Network (NAN), National Association of the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), National Association of Blacks In Criminal Justice (NABCJ), National Urban League (NUL), The Association of Black Psychologists, National Association of Black Journalists, National Black MBA Association, National Black Nurses Association (NBNA), National Medical Association (NMA), Organization of Black Designers, United Negro College Fund (UNCF) and any Black organizations throughout the Tri-State.