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Food Bank for New York City

The Smart, Impactful Reason Why More Food Banks Are Looking Like Grocery Stores

New York Times | TINA ROSENBERG | Posted 05.28.2015 | Impact

Nearly a million and a half people rely on food pantries in New York City, and Lugeily Duran is one of them. She was laid off from her job in a medica...

Sharing Holiday Bites

Liz Neumark | Posted 01.31.2015 | New York
Liz Neumark

There are three big food buckets that get my attention: the season of local winter food; exploring unique holiday-related food events; and the best one, sharing the bounty with others.

Report: Nearly Half Of NYC Food Banks Ran Out Of Supplies After SNAP Benefits Were Cut

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.24.2014 | Impact

The $5 billion cut to food stamps that went into effect in November has forced struggling New Yorkers to turn to pantries for help, but many of the or...

Would You Visit The 'Anti-Ice Cream Truck'?

Posted 07.12.2013 | Parents

This week's Family Dinner Table Talk, from HuffPost and The Family Dinner book: What's better than an ice cream store on wheels? In many neighborho...

LOOK: Cronut Creator Wants To Give Back, Fight Hunger

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact

UPDATE: July 10, 2013: 3:40p.m. EST - Dominique Ansel told Huffington Post that he is working with Teespring, a site where users can customize apparel...

One Million Meals for Kids

Sandra Lee | Posted 07.22.2013 | Impact
Sandra Lee

If we continue to combine our efforts, we can eventually make childhood hunger yesterday's news. Think of that, next time you bite into a cupcake.

The Road Ahead for New York City Nonprofits

Gordon Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Gordon Campbell

The jobless rate is at a 16-year high and we are seeing an ever-increasing demand for basic human services nonprofits provide as families lose their health care or their homes.