New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) hosted the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island Legislative Breakfast on Wednesday March 3, 2010 at the Legislative Office Building in Albany. The sixth annual breakfast provides staff and volunteers from the house with an opportunity to meet with state legislators from Queens, Nassau, Suffolk, Staten Island and Brooklyn. Located in New Hyde Park, the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island is a “home away from home” providing comfort and shelter to families experiencing the pain of having a sick child in an area hospital. The families served by the house mainly come from the New York City metropolitan area and Long Island. Ronald McDonald House of LI Director of Development and Communications Matthew Campo, Ronald McDonald House of LI Executive Director Joanne V. Reda and Senator Padavan at the Legislative Breakfast in Albany on March 3, 2010.