An army of volunteers helped to make Christmas even better for people in need across New York City.
Citymeals-on-Wheels was founded 33 years ago this Christmas. It now provides about 2 million meals to 18,000 elderly New Yorkers each year.
A record-setting 4.16-pound white truffle has sold for $61,250 at a New York City auction.
1010 WINS’ John Montone tagged along with a volunteer delivering meals to find out more about this special program.
Dozens of people turned up for a chance to get new coats at the New York Rescue Mission.
The organization will be serving up a Thanksgiving feast to 50 Citymeals-on-Wheels recipients.
On what would have been John Lennon’s 73rd birthday, an exhibition of his drawings went on display to help raise money for Citymeals-on-Wheels.
The organization was delivering 2,100 shelf-stable meals on Wednesday for residents, including the elderly and children.
Higher gas prices are hurting consumers, but they’re also rippling through the economy in other ways. The pain at the pump is hitting some charities especially hard.
As the blizzard conditions continue in the Tri-State Area, Citymeals-on-Wheels is asking that New Yorkers look out for elderly neighbors in this time of emergency.