By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Workers at Cafe Evergreen on the Upper East Side were cooking up a storm Wednesday to serve front line heroes.

The deliveries went to the doctors, nurses and other staff at Lenox Hill Hospital.

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Frank Moy, the owner of Cafe Evergreen, says he’s honored to take part in this gesture.

“It is very tough for these people to be there 24 hours a day, seven days a week,” Moy said. “If there’s anything we can do to help them through this tough period of time, it’s heartwarming. It’s very satisfying.”

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It’s all part of the Thank Our Heroes program started by the Backal Hospitality Group.

The initiative aims to support local businesses and help front line workers during the pandemic.

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