Whoopi Goldberg Hosts Dinner At Sylvia’s At NYC Wine And Food Festival 2017

NY Post reports that the New York City Wine and Food Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this month — and a slew of female celebrity chefs like Rachael Ray are Continue Reading →

Food Bank For NYC And Forbes Discuss Fight Against NYC Hunger

By Lil Nickelson On Thursday, September 7th, 2017 Food Bank For New York City and Forbes, in partnership with NationSwell held a moderated panel discussion focused on what’s next in Continue Reading →

Harlem Resident Wins NFTE (Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship) New York Metro BizCamp

From June through August, in 10 cities across the United States, including in the New York Metro area, NFTE (Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship) hosted BizCamps® to students, ages 13 to Continue Reading →

Food Bank For NYC To Receive Nearly 40,000 Pounds Of Donated Pet Food In Harlem

In an effort to keep families together in hard times, PetSmart’s Buy a Bag, Give a Meal program is donating nearly 40,000 pounds of pet food — about 190,000 pet Continue Reading →

Kurtis Blow, Talib Kweli, Tower Of Power And Others At Sounds Of The City 2017 In Newark

It’s been hailed by The New York Times as “Newark’s town social” and it’s the hottest music scene in New Jersey’s largest city on Thursday nights in July and August Continue Reading →

Harlem Moms Celebrated At Pre-Mother’s Day Event By Food Bank NYC

In honor of Mother’s Day, Edible Arrangements®  teamed up with Food Bank For New York City’s Community Kitchen & Food Pantry, at 252 West 116th Street in Harlem with Adults 60+ and other members of the Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Harlem’s Espaillat And Others Announce 69 New Schools

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Harlem U.S. Representative Adriano Espaillat, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, Deputy Mayor Richard Buery and others today announced the expansion of the Community Schools Initiative to 69 Continue Reading →

Food Bank Collects Diaper Drive Donations At Borough President Brewer’s West Harlem office

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s and Food Bank For New York City diaper drive is an unusual addition to the city’s many holiday season donation drives, but fills a real Continue Reading →

Supermarket Association, Residents And Electeds Decry Closing Of City Fresh Market In Harlem

The National Supermarket Association (NSA), community leaders and elected officials, including New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and New York State Senator Adriano Espaillat, rallied today on East 116th Street, Continue Reading →