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Salvatore Capitano, PE, Joins Foundation Board

February 19th, 2016

Salvatore Capitano, PE, has been named a member of the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees.

A licensed professional engineer, Capitano has been involved in the engineering and construction business since 1954. Since 1967, he has been co-owner of Construction by Design Corp., a general contracting firm that has designed and built both commercial and residential buildings on Long Island and in New York City. Over the past 20 years, Capitano has also designed, built, leased and managed properties all over Long Island.

In addition to being a lover of nature, a photographer and a dedicated family man, Capitano is also a philanthropist and founded The Capitano Foundation in 1997. He and his wife, Marie, have been West Islip residents since 1960.

“After years of supporting children’s causes domestically and internationally, joining the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation board has given me an exciting opportunity to help children locally,” said Capitano. “I am looking forward to helping Good Samaritan rise to a new level of excellence.”

The Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation is a tax-exempt charity that provides philanthropic support for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. With the generous support from trustees, community members, local businesses and other organizations, the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation enables the not-for-profit medical center to continue providing the most advanced care available.