Uptown Council Member Rosenthal’s Bill Passes Mandating Complete Review Of City’s Public Assistance Program

Council Member Helen Rosenthal‘s legislation requiring the NYC Department of Social Services/Human Resources Administration (DSS/HRA) to conduct an in-depth audit of its public assistance and SNAP centers was passed by the City Council today. Continue Reading →

USDA Announces Program That Lets SNAP Recipients Shop And Pay For Food Online

The USDA announced Thursday that it has officially kicked off a two-year pilot program that allows those who receive SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits from Harlem to Hollywood to shop for groceries from online retailers. Continue Reading →

Food Bank For NYC Talks Looming Hunger Crisis Due To Shutdown From Harlem To Hollis

Today, Food Bank For New York City put out a new report on the state of the emergency food network in New York City and the impact of the shutdown on New Yorkers experiencing food insecurity. Continue Reading →

Orange Friday Is The New Black Friday At Food Bank For New York City In Harlem

Because Hunger Doesn’t Take a Holiday …

Post-Thanksgiving meals: The hardest time for New Yorkers in need to find a meal is the day AFTER Thanksgiving when many soup kitchens and charities are closed. Continue Reading →

Food Bank For NYC Supports Harlem Community In Day Service, To Harlem with Love

Each year, Food Bank honors Dr. King’s legacy by hosting a day of service, and engaging friends and partners in meaningful service projects that build resiliency in high-need communities.
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Acadia Sells Inwood Office Building Uptown

The Real Deal reports that Fairbridge Properties bought a 53,000-square-foot office building in Inwood, records filed with the city Tuesday show. Continue Reading →

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