Can Do Silent Auction
April 16, 2015
This year's auction features over 50 exciting packages, including tickets for the sold-out Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, a dinner party at Landmarc with Chef Marc Murphy, tickets to Rachael Ray and more! Read more...
Elected Officials Promote Food Bank's Tax Services
April 15, 2015
Food Bank partnered with government officials to promote our city-wide free tax preparation services. Read more...
Governor Cuomo to Speak at Food Bank's Can Do Awards Dinner
April 13, 2015
Food Bank is very pleased to announce that New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo will be the special guest speaker at our 13th annual Can Do Awards Dinner
Tuesday April 21st. Read more...
Mario Batali Announces #FoodBankNYC
April 3, 2015
Because every New Yorker CAN DO
something to end hunger, Can Do Honorary Chair and Food Bank Board member Mario Batali is inviting his friends – Gwyneth Paltrow, Deborah Harry, and Sting – to join him by taking the #FoodBankNYCChallenge or by making a donation to #CanDoNYC. Read more…
Will Congress Let Hunger Hold Women Down?
March 31, 2015
As Congress once again threatens to cut the SNAP program, this editorial by Food Bank President & CEO Margarette Purvis lays out the situation and offers a call to action. Read more...>
Extended Hours at Food Bank Tax Help Sites
March 30, 2015
There’s still time to take advantage of Food Bank’s free tax preparation services for low-income New Yorkers – now open Mondays at select locations! Read more…
Food Bank & Masbia Soup Kitchen Network Launch Hotline to Provide Passover Meals
March 25, 2015
Food Bank and Masbia Soup Kitchen Network today announced the launch of The Charoset Drive,
with a toll-free number for families in need to sign up for Kosher-for-Passover emergency food packages. Read more...