Food Bank Brings Thanksgiving to Coney Island
November 19, 2014
Food Bank staff, volunteers and our member charity, The River Fund, headed to Coney Island to distribute turkeys and holiday trimmings to families hard-hit by Hurricane Sandy. Read more...
Sysco Helps Food Bank Deliver More Food
November 14, 2014
Sysco's Chef Michael Salvatore presents the keys to Food Bank COO Lisa Hines-Johnson
As we prepare to celebrate National Philanthropy Day this Saturday, Food Bank is thrilled by the donation of a 22-foot refrigerated truck from Sysco Corporation. Read more...
Food Bank CEO Margarette Purvis to Speak at Harvard Business School Club
November 13, 2014
On November 20, Food Bank For New York City President and CEO Margarette Purvis will take part in the Harvard Business School Club of New York (HBSC) CEO Series. Read more...
City Council Announces Veterans Food Drive
November 10, 2014
This Veterans Day, as we honor the men and women who have served our country, Food Bank For New York City is proud to join the New York City Council to raise awareness about hunger and homelessness among veterans. Read more...
Hurricane Sandy: Two Years Later
October 29, 2014
When Hurricane Sandy struck on October 29, 2012, it caused a level of destruction none of us could have imagined. It also demonstrated the devastating impact of poverty... Read more...
An Inside Look at Our Mission
November 17, 2014
On November 14, Food Bank traveled with donors and partners on our Mission Engagement Tour to provide an insider’s look at our mission in action. Read more...
Food Bank Kicks Off Thankful to Give Campaign
November 13, 2014
This week, as National Philanthropy Day and Thanksgiving approach, Food Bank launches its new Thankful to Give
citywide campaign to encourage New Yorkers to give back this holiday season—and beyond.
Taste of the Jets
November 11, 2014
Taste of the Jets, Monday, November 10, combined football, food and a fashion show, allowing fans to experience all the city has to offer while teaming up with players and coaches to fight hunger.
Recap and pictures here.
Make Your Vote Count!
November 4, 2014
This Election Day, Food Bank For New York City encourages all New Yorkers to head to the polls and make their voices heard. Read more…
Pumpkin Bread: A Healthier Halloween Treat
October 31, 2014
Indulge your sweet tooth with this seasonal favorite from our Just Say Yes to Fruits and Vegetables
team that's chock-full of health benefits. Read more...
Bringing Benefits to New Yorkers in Need
October 28, 2014
Food Bank’s Call Center helps our neighbors access critical benefits that make a huge difference in their lives. Read more...