12/31/2014 – America’s hunger crisis is getting worse. Food Bank CEO Margarette Purvis authors this op-ed.
12/30/2014 – Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town at Food Bank for Smithfield “Lend a Ham” Campaign. Access Hollywood. The country music star visits our warehouse for a donation to Food Bank.
12/30/2014 – Detroit Proud Playlist: Week of 12/29 – Special Mike Posner Edition! CW Detroit. Artist Mike Posner curates a playlist and mentions Food Bank.
12/30/2014 – Masbia Kosher Soup Kitchen Struggles Due to Federal Cuts. JPUpdates. Food Bank statistic referenced.
12/29/2014 – How to Donate Stock to a Charity. Kiplinger. Food Bank Chief Development Officer Alyssa Herman is quoted about donating stock to charity.
12/29/2014 – How to Donate Stock to a Charity. NASDAQ. Alyssa Herman is also quoted about donating stock to charity.
12/24/2014 – Rising Trend: Donating Stock to Charity. CNN Money. Food Bank Treasurer Arthur Stainman and Chief Development Officer Alyssa Herman are interviewed on the benefits, both to donors and charities, of giving stock.
12/22/2014 – From Hip-Hop to Hunger: Media mogul 50 Cent uses his business savvy to fight hunger at home and around the world. CNN. 50 Cent, Karolina Kurkova, Savannah Guthrie, Marc Forgione, Lauren Bush Lauren, Andy Grammer, Rocco Dispirito, Gabriele Corcos, Ellie Krieger, and Andy Grammer volunteered at the Community Kitchen & Food Pantry.
12/12/2014 – America’s real hunger game: 50 million in crisis. CNBC. Quotes from Margarette Purvis & Feeding America’s Bob Aiken on the hunger crisis and SNAP cuts.
12/12/2014 – Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Asks Fans to Lend a Ham This Holiday Season. Taste of Country. Singer and cooking show host donates 30,000 lb. of protein to Food Bank.
12/12/2014 – Confidential Column: . NY Daily News. Along with other celebrities, 50 Cent packed vegetables at Food Bank’s Community Kitchen.
12/10/2014 – 10 Food-Related NYC Charities That Could Use Your Donation This Holiday Season. Village Voice. We’re on the list, with volunteering highlighted.
12/10/2014 – SantaCon Hires Famous Civil Rights Lawyer To Defend St. Nicks. Gothamist. Our name continues to be mentioned in connection with the controversial pub crawl.
12/9/2014 – SantaCon 2014: Bearded bands of revelers hit NYC, N.J. starting this week. NJ.com. Food Bank again mentioned as recipient of controversial Santa-suited partiers’ donations.
12/6/2014 – Nine Awesome Food Organizations in New York. FoodTank.com. Food Bank is mentioned along with some peers/competitors.
12/5/2014 – Food Bank Feeds Neediest New Yorkers. WPIX. Food Bank is profiled, including interviews with Margarette Purvis and board member Gail Grimmett.
12/4/2014 – The front lines of the fight against hunger. MSNBC. Very well-aligned policy piece on SNAP Cuts, including an interview with Margarette Purvis, info on our warehouse, and discussion with Frank Bruni and Lori Silverbush.
12/4/2014 – ‘The Chew’: On Location: NYC CookShop Program. ABC. Board Member & Culinary Council Chair Mario Batali brings ABC’s ‘The Chew’ to a Food Bank CookShop program – featuring Jeannie Fournier.