In 1983, leaders of the city’s pioneering soup kitchens and food pantries gathered to create a solution to best meet their needs in serving their communities. The result was their founding of Food Bank. That Food Bank has since provided more than 1 Billion Meals FOR New York City.
Board of Directors
Seraina Macia, Chair Blackboard Insurance, AIG
Gloria Pitagorsky, Vice Chair Heard City
Lary Stromfeld, Exec. Vice Chair Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Arthur Stainman, Treasurer First Manhattan Co.
Rev. Henry Belin, Secretary Bethel AME Church
Kevin Frisz, Managing Partner William James Capital
John F. Fritts, Esq. Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
George Garfunkel, Managing Director First Manhattan Co.
Lauren Bush Lauren, Founder FEED
Katie Lee, Chef/Author The Comfort Table
Nicolas Poitevin, Partner Tower Research Capital
Lee Brian Schrager, Vice President Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits
Kyra Sedgwick Actor, Producer and Director
Rev. Michael Walrond, Pastor First Corinthian Baptist Church
Agency Advisory Committee
PARTNER COMMITTEE MEMBERS
STAFF COMMITTEE LIAISON