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Food Bank For New York City
Since 1983, Food Bank For New York City has been the city's major hunger-relief organization working to end food poverty across all 5 boroughs.
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 15
Did you know it’s Hunger Mitao Week? Observed in August to celebrate , Hunger Mitao Week showcases the unity and philanthropy of the Indian American community’s fight against hunger. See all they're doing and get involved!
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 14
to protect seniors and low-income working people against hunger, but proposed rules would side-step Congress and increase hunger & poverty in NYC and across America. Tell the Trump administration - FIGHT BACK HERE before Sept 23!
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 13
Replying to @JuneSPenacook
Hi June! We are looking into this matter. Could you send us a picture of your box and whatever material contained our name? Thank you!
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 13
Registration to volunteer for will open in less than one week! Lend your time and support to take a stand against hunger!
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 13
Food Bank strongly opposes Public Charge policy released yesterday that would lead to longer lines and empty shelves at soup kitchens & food pantries. We call on the administration to reverse the rule and . Read our statement here:
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 13
1 in 5 New York City children live in households facing food insecurity. Our campus pantries keep children from experiencing hunger in their homes. Meet the people who are facing and fighting hunger for children in NYC every day.
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 12
“In high-cost cities like , personal incomes are not often enough to pay the household bills. We are seeing people using consumer as a way to make ends meet when they come here." - Zac Hall, VP, Programs at
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 12
“348k children in our city live in homes that are food insecure. During the school year, those children have access to free breakfast & lunch in school, but during summer, there is that gap. What we know for sure? Hunger doesn’t take a holiday.” – Dr. Camesha Grant
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Spectrum News NY1 Aug 11
Nearly half of charity donations happen during the holidays. But what happens in summer when the need is greatest? This week on , talks with Camesha Grant & @AAIUH@ about the challenge of helping NYers in need, all year long.
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 12
Hunger Mitao (“Wipe-Out Hunger”) Week is a campaign of Food Bank’s Indian American Council. To commemorate this week, supporters Rakesh and Meenu Bhargava are matching donations up to $5,000 between now and 8/31. To donate and double your impact, visit:
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 11
Tune into today at 10:30 AM & 3:30 PM to catch Dr. Camesha Grant talking with about the work does to serve New Yorkers in need!
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HolyApostlesNYC Aug 10
GARDEN UPDATE: This week marked our second of leafy greens distributed to our Backpack Pantry Program families. [Thank you and for the seed that made this initiative possible!] 🌿🎒 | |
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 9
For the past 4 years, Food Bank has partnered with to provide nutrition education at their annual Olympic Day event in the Bronx. Today, we provided tangerines and nutrition activities to 650 campers! Thanks to all who came out and shared in the fun!
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NYC Wine & Food Festival Aug 8
Attention media! Press registration for 19 is open! Register here:
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 8
FREE Summer Meals for children and teens 18 & under are available at our Community Kitchen in West Harlem M-F, from 3-4PM until August 30th. No registration, documentation, or ID is required. Follow the link to find more free summer meals sites around NYC.
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 6
Replying to @FoodBank4NYC
Did you know 208 million meals are missing from the tables of NYC residents every year? At Food Bank, we work hard to close the meal gap so that no one has to face hunger. Support New Yorkers in need. Donate. Advocate. Volunteer.
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Food Bank For New York City Aug 6
“Our city prides itself on being the culinary capital of the world. It's unconscionable that anyone should face hunger here.”- Lois and Arthur Stainman, Food Bank Board Members, donors, and advocates
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NYC Wine & Food Festival Aug 6
Time is running out to use our new payment plan option! Take advantage of this new feature to pay for your tickets over time. All you have to do is select the option at checkout!
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Gail Harvey Aug 5
Proud of the interns who spent the day with our amazing partner seeing all the ways technology is central to realizing their mission. Then they repacked food for distribution learning that volunteers also are integral.
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NYC Wine & Food Festival Aug 5
‼️Calling all volunteers‼️We need your help to make a success. Spend your weekend with us and sign up today with .
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