Hunger is a Women's Issue
March 28, 2017
Hunger and poverty disproportionately affect women, and Food Bank is proud to connect leaders in the anti-hunger space and women's advocates to move solutions forward. Read more...
City Council, DOE Hail Food Bank Campus Pantry Program
March 24, 2017
City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and others were on hand to celebrate the opening of 16 new Campus Pantries, representing Food Bank's non-traditional approach to tackling hunger. Read more...
Food Bank Statement on White House Budget
March 20, 2017
The 2018 budget proposes devastating cuts to anti-poverty funding. Food Bank President & CEO Margarette Purvis responds. Read more...
Advocates bring #FoodBank2Albany for stronger State Food Funding!
March 1, 2017
New York City emergency food providers from every borough mobilized to the State Capitol for FoodBank2Albany, the New York State anti-hunger advocacy day. Read more...
Food Bank Applauds City Council Food Funding Stand
February 16, 2017
New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito calls for a $14 million increase to EFAP. Food Bank President & CEO Margarette Purvis responds
A Million Reasons to Act
February 7, 2017
NYC's Conference on Hunger and Poverty was an empowering and informative gathering of our city's anti-hunger programs, supporters, and industry. Read more...