Food Bank’s Campus Pantry Program Provides over 1 Million Meals
May 28, 2015
Food Bank is proud to announce that our Campus Pantry program has now delivered over one million meals to elementary, middle, and high school students around NYC! Read more...
Support the Emergency Food Assistance Program
May 26, 2015
From now until June 30th, the New York City Council and Mayor Bill de Blasio will be negotiating the budget for fiscal year 2016. You can help the emergency food network close NYC's 250 million meal gap by sending a message supporting EFAP
. Act now!
Lavazza Celebrates 120 Years
May 15, 2015
Ennio Rannabaldo, Chief Executive Officer of Lavazza USA, with Jan Navatkoski, Chief Financial Officer at Food Bank For New York City.
Food Bank was honored to join the celebration last night at Industria Superstudio as our partner Lavazza commemorated its 120th anniversary. Read more...
Food Bank CEO on CNBC: Hunger is a Women's Issue
May 10, 2015
With food prices on the rise, the lack of basics has reached crisis levels, and the people most affected are women. CNBC interviewed Food Bank President & CEO Margarette Purvis for Mother's Day. Read more...
"The Chew" Stars Support Food Bank
May 4, 2015
A backstage look at our Can Do Awards Dinner hosts, the cast of ABC's "The Chew". Watch the video
Food Bank CEO Margarette Purvis Honored by NYU
April 29, 2015
Food Bank President and CEO Margarette Purvis received the 2015 McSilver Award from the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at the NYU Silver School of Social Work in recognition of her leadership in the fight against poverty. Read more...