Michael is a firm believer in giving back and is particularly passionate for helping children. In response for this passion, Michael started a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization in 2012 called “Be The Best Sport” which provides sports and recreational services for children and adults with special needs. The program has grown significantly and is now offered across Long Island and serves several thousand children and adults each year from Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties. Michael has received several awards and recognition’s for his service including:

Nassau County Independence Party Freedom Award
Honoree at the 12th Annual Woodbury Ball For Autism
Featured on Verizon FIOS “Heroes On Our Island” TV Special
Michael is also an active member and volunteers his time for other organizations dedicated to helping children including but not limited to:

The Rotary Club of the Gold Coast
The Knights of Columbus
The Port Washington / Manhasset Kiwanis Club