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Over 75% of NYC’s 1.1 million public school students depend on free breakfast and lunch provided by the school system.
With COVID-19 shutting schools down, we want to make sure that kids and others in need are still getting the meals they need to stay healthy.
Every cent donated here goes directly to City Harvest to ensure that food will be delivered to those who need it most as we navigate these uncharted waters together.
City Harvest is New York City’s largest food rescue organization, helping to feed the nearly 1.2 million New Yorkers who are struggling to put meals on their tables. They will rescue 66 million pounds of food this year and deliver it, free of charge, to hundreds of food pantries, soup kitchens and other community partners across the five boroughs. Their programs help food-insecure New Yorkers access nutritious food that fits their needs and desires; increase their partners’ capacity; and strengthen the local food system, building a path to a food-secure future for all New Yorkers.
Feeding America is a nationwide network of 200 food banks and 60,000 food pantries and meal programs that provides food and services to people each year.
Food Bank For New York City has been working to end food poverty in our fve boroughs for over 35 years. As the city’s largest hunger-relief organization, we employ a multifaceted approach centered on helping low-income New Yorkers overcome their circumstances and achieve greater independence.
City Meals on Wheels has been serving homebound elderly new yorkers since 1981, including Distributing shelf-stable meals during emergencies and in advance of harsh winter weather.