NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New Yorkers in need received help Friday at a pop-up food distribution site in the Bronx.
People with carts in hand lined up at Christ the King Church in the Mount Eden section.READ MORE: Times Square Shooting Suspect Farrakhan Muhammad Taken Into Custody Near Jacksonville, Florida
Catholic Charities gave away 300 boxes of dry goods and fresh produce.READ MORE: Experts Expect Gas Prices To Reach Highs Not Seen Since 2014, But Not Necessarily Caused By Colonial Pipeline Shutdown
On Fridays, the organization visits parishes in different neighborhoods to provide families with nutritious meals.MORE NEWS: Israel Vows To Increase Gaza Strikes Until There Is 'Total, Long-Term Quiet' Amid Barrage Of Palestinian Rocket Fire
Catholic Charities has distributed more than 8 million meals since the start of the pandemic.