, from the national grid foundation. welcome to all of you both -- to all three of you. did i hear you say correctly 20 years? >> this year is our 20th anniversary for project warmth. >> let me congratulate you. what have you learned along the way? >> along the way, that there are a lot of families who really need heating during the winter. it's a tough economy, and a large community with plenty of hispanic families. >> large and growing community, is it not, especially on long island? >> high cost of living. so, it all pressures your heating. >> herminia, do you personally know of families in rockville? are they friends of yours who've taken part? >> there is over 462,000 latino-origin residents between nassau county and in suffolk county. >> mm-hmm, and if i saw correctly, did i see -- >> and 13% of those are living under the poverty level. >> yes. do you know many families who've taken advantage of this program? >> especially in hempstead. there are so many, many people living in poverty. >> and this winter -- last week, right? -- bob, was just one of those weeks where the >> yeah.
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