Following are highlights of media coverage concerning the Food Bank’s ongoing work to end food poverty throughout the five boroughs. Included here are feature stories, Letters to the Editor, Op-Ed pieces and television, radio and Web coverage.

For more information, including copies of available articles, please contact Carol Schneider, Associate Director, Media Relations.

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“City Food Banks Facing More Cuts,”  NY1, 7/7/11

“Food Bank’s budget cut nearly in half,” WABC, 7/5/11

“Nathan’s Famous to Make Annual Donation of 100,000 Hot Dogs to Food Bank For New York City,” PR Web, 7/1/11


“Food Bank loses funding for key program,” Crain’s New York Business, 6/29/11

“This Is New York: Patricia Cadogan, Accountant and Volunteer,” The Epoch Times, 6/14/11


“United Way of NYC & Food Bank For NYC,” Heritage Radio, 5/19/11

“Food Bank For NYC Dishware,” Epicurious, 5/12/11


“Mission to End Hunger,” BetterTV, 4/25/11

“New York City Pet Food Bank,” WPIX, 4/22/11

“Bowled Over By Your Generosity,” The Frisky, 4/14/11

“Jon Stewart and Mario Batali Fête Food Bank in Chelsea,” The New York Observer, 4/8/11

“Celebs Talk Health, Shoes and Edamame at FoodBank4NYC’s 9th Annual Can-Do Awards,” Guest of a Guest, 4/8/11

“Free income-tax help available,” SI Live, 4/6/11


“Many Low-Wage Jobs Seen as Failing to Meet Basic Needs,” The New York Times, 3/31/11

“Food Banks? Sandra Lee Enthuses. Budget? No Comment.” The New York Times, 3/29/11

“Local NY Food Pantries Helping to Keep Pets in Homes,” CBS New York, 3/25/11

“Sandra Lee on Good Day NY,” MyFoxNY, 3/25/11

“File Taxes For Free Or At Discount Prices,” NY1, 3/17/11


“Learning and fun go together,” New York Teacher, 2/17/11

“Interview with Carlos Rodriguez,” Getting Your Money’s Worth, 2/14/11

“Food Bank ‘Egg-static’ Over Donation of 100,000 Eggs,” The Epoch Times, 2/10/11

“City Food Bank Receives Protein Packed Donation,” NY1, 2/9/11

“Lunchbox: School-Based Food Bank Program Uses Fresh Fare to Reach 30,000 Participants,” Childhood Obesity, 2/11


“Bloomberg Comes to Brooklyn to Tout Discount Tax Prep Options,” Prospect Heights Patch, 1/26/11

“Report shows that thousands of New Yorkers are going hungry,” Daily News, 1/23/11

“Overburdened Food Banks Can’t Say No To Junk,”> NPR, 1/13/11

“Survey: NYers Still Cutting Back on Food Purchases,” NY1, 1/11/11

“Food Bank chief Lucy Cabrera stepping down,” Crain’s New York, 1/7/11