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: Gen. Colin Powell, Former Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Due To Complications From COVID-19
Catholic Charities gave away 300 boxes of dry goods and fresh produce.READ MORE: Reaction Pours In To Death Of Gen. Colin Powell
On Fridays, the organization visits parishes in different neighborhoods to provide families with nutritious meals.MORE NEWS: PHOTO GALLERY: Gen. Colin Powell Through The Years
Catholic Charities has distributed more than 8 million meals since the start of the pandemic.