Food Bank Dishes Up Summer Meals for Kids in Harlem
July 23, 2015
Once the school year ends, so do the free and reduced-price school meals many low-income families depend on. This year, Food Bank is proud to step into the gap by joining the Summer Meals program. Read more...
More Food for the South Bronx
July 16, 2015
Food Bank joined the Department of Probation for the grand opening of the South Bronx NeON Nutrition Kitchen. Read more...
Support the Farm to Food Bank Bill
July 2, 2015
Good news from Albany! The Farm to Food Bank bill, which would give farmers incentives to donate unharvested food to emergency food programs, passed both the New York State Assembly and New York State Senate. Click here
to urge Governor Cuomo to sign this bill into law!
Governor Cuomo Declares July "Summer Meals Month"
June 29, 2015
Governor Cuomo joins Food Bank in raising awareness of the Summer Meals program. Read more...
Agreement on FY 2016 NYC Budget
June 26, 2015
Food Bank and anti-hunger advocates across the city have been calling for increased funding in the New York City budget for programs that will help to close the meal gap, and we're glad to announce some positive news. Read more...
Chef Aarón Sánchez Joins Food Bank Culinary Council
June 25, 2015
Aarón Sánchez, award-winning chef, author, and Food Network and Cooking Channel personality, has joined Food Bank's Culinary Council. Read more...
Fresh Fruit Smoothie
July 22, 2015
Beat the heat this summer with a refreshing and healthy fruit smoothie recipe from our Just Say Yes to Fruits and Vegetables team. Read more...
Serving Seniors in Harlem
July 20, 2015
The Senior Breakfast offering at our Harlem Kitchen & Pantry expands, thanks to volunteers. Read more...
Serving Diverse Communities
July 17, 2015
As Ramadan comes to a close today, Food Bank is proud to have members like Islamic Circle of North America Relief USA in our network. Read more...
My Girl Crush
July 15, 2015
Food Bank President & CEO Margarette Purvis shares her gratitude for #WCW (Woman Crush Wednesday). Read more...
Order Lunch & Give to Food Bank with UberEATS
July 10, 2015
Starting today, Food Bank has partnered with UberEATS for an exciting July campaign! Read more...
EATWISE Interns Lend a Hand in Harlem
July 9, 2015
This summer, the EATWISE interns are getting the chance to help clients at Food Bank’s Community Kitchen and Food Pantry in Harlem. Read more...
Have a Happy, Healthy 4th of July
July 3, 2015
This Independence Day, indulge guilt-free with a delicious, fruit-filled sweet treat from our Just Say Yes To Fruits and Vegetables team. Read more...