MLK Day Of Service Takes On New Meaning As Communities Face Staggering Food InsecurityThe holiday challenges people to find ways to improve their communities, and this year many are finding that opportunity at their local food pantries.
New Jersey Food Pantries Predict Need For Donations Will Continue To Be Extremely High In 2021Food pantries across the Tri-State Area saw the need grow exponentially as the coronavirus pandemic hit families in different ways.
Small Businesses On Long Island Getting Needed Boost Thanks To Thoughtful Residents Taking Part In 'The Takeout Project'A Long Island woman is starting a movement to save restaurants and feed her neighbors -- all at the same time.
'It Takes An Army': Long Island Nonprofit Comprised Of People Who Lost Their Jobs In Pandemic Now Feeding ThousandsFighting food insecurity and bringing hospitality workers back on the job, that's the goal behind Carroll's Kitchen Long Island.
Operation BBQ Relief Comes To The Rescue For Those In Need In Northern New Jersey And Rockland CountySunday was a day of giving for a group in Rockland County. Hot meals were cooked up, served up and delivered to people in need.
Thousands Of Free Thanksgiving Meals Distributed On Long Island: 'It Means A Lot'Turkeys, hams, fresh produce, dairy products - enough to feed 3,000 Long Island families - were distributed Monday amid tears of gratitude.
Health Organizations, Community Groups Distribute Food For Thanksgiving In BrooklynChopper 2 was over NYU Langone Family Health Center in Sunset Park Friday morning for a food giveaway.
Demand For Free Food Keeping Volunteers Busy As Meadowlands YMCA Distributes More Than 600,000 Meal KitsVolunteers are happy to help but they say it's scary just how many people are in need.
Bronx Residents Disheartened By New Bodega Owners Vowing To Remove Community RefrigeratorIn a Bronx neighborhood where 1 in 4 residents are considered food insecure, a bodega owner is giving the community fridge outside the boot.
Families In Need Get Free Turkeys For Thanksgiving From Feeding Westchester, Food Bank Of The Hudson Valley, And MoreDue to the coronavirus pandemic, putting food on the table for a Thanksgiving feast is going to be a tall task for many families.
Food Banks In Growing Need Of Donations As New Families Experience Food Insecurity During PandemicA growing number of families in the Tri-State Area are relying on food banks because of the coronavirus pandemic. Some are experiencing food insecurity for the first time.
1,000 Boxes Of Food Delivered To New Jersey Food Pantry As State Sees Spike In Food InsecurityAcross the state, the number of hungry people has risen 56% since the start of the pandemic.
Norwalk, Conn.-Based Nonprofit Providing Meals For Kids Facing Food Insecurity Has Huge Demand, But Needs AssistanceA nonprofit feeding hungry kids in one of the richest counties in America is facing many challenges linked to the coronavirus pandemic.
Long Island Teens Organize Food Pantry To Feed East End Families Struggling During PandemicTwo students from Westhampton Beach High are spending their summer days creating a free food cabinet for their community.
New York City Reaches 'Proud, Sad' Pandemic Milestone, Distributing 100 Million Free Meals To Those In NeedThe ongoing coronavirus pandemic has meant growing food insecurity for more and more people, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday.