Volunteers Deliver Meals, Smiles For National Grandparents DayTiffany Challenger, 12, has grandparents of her own, but on National Grandparents Day, she’ll be adopting five others.
Mayor Bloomberg Spends Last Thanksgiving In Office Helping Those In NeedMayor Michael Bloomberg spent his last Thanksgiving in office at the venerable Bowery Mission. The soup kitchen has been serving hot meals to hungry New Yorkers for more than a century.
The 5 Best Volunteer Opportunities For Kids In New YorkFinding the right fit for the family can be tough, but these area organizations hit it out of the park every time.
New NYC Program Gives Seniors Access To Fresh Fruits And Vegetables Some New York City seniors are getting to splurge on locally grown fruits and vegetables normally too expensive for their budgets.
Stories From Main Street: Alpine Teen Starts Charity Bike Ride To Help OthersWhat would you do if you were 13-years-old and you had $30,000? David Feuerstein gave it all away, but when it was gone he still wanted to do more.
12 Hurt After City Bus, Meals On Wheels Van Collide In BrooklynThe MTA said a Meals On Wheels van ran a red light and slammed into a B11 bus around 10 a.m. this morning at Ocean Avenue and Avenue J.
Bloomberg, Actress Kathleen Turner Dish Out Thanksgiving Dinner At Queens Senior CenterThe top man at City Hall is spending part of his Thanksgiving doing some giving of his own, along with City Meals on Wheels and a bit of star power
Meals On Wheels Workers Being Trained To Be Watchdogs For Seniors Meals On Wheels workers bring hot healthy meals to homebound seniors and are often their only link to the outside world. But they're now being specially trained to spot abuse and neglect.
Tri-State Area Seniors Coping With Hurricane Irene's AftermathIt's hard enough for the able-bodied and young to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Imagine being elderly.
90-Year-Old Among Those Charged With Stealing From Food PantryThe story has stunned a Westchester County community. Half a dozen town employees have been arrested and suspended for allegedly stealing from a food pantry.