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Food Bank in the News, October 2015

Posted on Oct 8, 2015 in Internal Newsroom

Next City, 10/9/2015 – Designing a Better Connection Between People and Government. Financial Express, 10/8/2015 – New York City Wine & Food Festival. NY1, 10/8/2015 – Giant Pizza Party Aims to Slice Out Hunger. Modern Farmer, 10/7/2015 – At Sky High Farm, Everything That’s Grown Goes to Food Banks. Village Voice, 10/6/2015 – Slice Out Hunger’s $1 Slice Night. Gothamist, 10/5/2015 – Nab $1 Slices From NYC’s Top Pizzerias At Wednesday’s Slice Out Hunger. The Daily Meal, 10/1/2015 – Join New York City’s Biggest Pizza Party and Support Hunger Relief with $1 Slices All Night on October...

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Food Bank in the News, September 2015

Posted on Sep 11, 2015 in Internal Newsroom

Amsterdam News, 9/25/2015 – New York City Wine & Food Festival 2015.  Benefits Food Bank. PR Newswire, 9/23/2015 – Taste Dumplings from Around the World. Voices of NY, 9/22/2015 – Economic Recovery Does not Stop Hunger in NYC.  Quotes Food Bank’s Camesha Grant. Virtual Press Office, 9/22/2015 – Join The Fight To End Hunger With The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By Food & Wine.  Includes a quote from Margarette Purvis. Harlem World, 9/21/2015 – HW Pick: Meet, Greet And Eat At NYC Wine & Food Fest ’15. Broadway World, 9/18/2015 – The Food Film Festival Returns to New York City; Tickets on Sale Now.  Benefits Food Bank, among others. Downtown Magazine, 9/17/2015 – Downtown Gets The Scoop On This Year’s NYCWFF From Founder, Lee Schrager.  Mentions Food Bank as beneficiary. Open Table, 9/16/2015 – How Chefs & Restaurants Can Become Ambassadors, Fight Hunger & Raise Awareness for Charity.  Interview with NYCWFF founder Lee Brian Schrager, Clay Dunn of No Kid Hungry, and Margarette Purvis. AndrewZimmern.com, 9/18/2015 – 5 Questions: Lizz Winstead. Mentions Food Bank, Mario Batali, and Anthony Bourdain. The Daily Meal, 9/16/2015 – Henri Bendel Will Host a Shop to Stop Hunger Event to Benefit the Food Bank For...

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Food Bank in the News, June 2015

Posted on Jun 12, 2015 in Internal Newsroom

Queen of Style, 6/30/2015 – Nathan’s Famous will Donate 100,000 Hot Dogs to Food Bank For New York City. Governor.NY.gov, 6/29/2015 – Governor Cuomo Announces Free Meals to Boost Children’s Nutrition During Summer Months.  Quotes Anti-Hunger Task Force chair Margarette Purvis. New York Eater, 6/24/2015 – Momofuku Uses Fried Chicken Dinners, Ko Reservations to Fuel Charity Auctions.  Food Bank culinary council member David Chang’s restaurants benefit Food Bank (called out in 1st paragraph!) Food Network, 6/23/2015 – Meet, Greet and Eat with Your Favorite Chefs at the New York City Wine & Food Festival.  Now a presenting sponsor, Food Network covers NYCWFF (benefits Food Bank). Gotham Gazette, 6/23/2015 – What Meals Should City Schools Provide, and When? Village Voice, 6/22/2015 – Tickets on Sale Now for Annual Celebrity Chef Schmooze.  NYCWFF benefits Food Bank. News 12 Bronx, 6/19/2015 – Mott Haven Food Pantry Seeks Funding. Covers Food Bank’s EFAP advocacy efforts. News 12 Bronx, 6/15/2015 – Best of the Bronx:  Woman Helps Feed New Yorkers.  Profiles Food Bank’s COO Lisa Hines-Johnson. CSP Net, 6/11/2015 – ‘Meatzilla’ Takes Manhattan.  Jack Link’s donates a ton of jerky to Food Bank. FRAC.org, 6/10/2015 – Food Research and Action Center Honors American Academy of Pediatrics President, New York City SNAP Task Force at...

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Food Bank Partners & Ambassadors in the News

Posted on Jan 7, 2015 in Internal Newsroom

NY Times, 3/31/2015 – Small Plates Grow Up.  Features an interview with Food Bank Culinary Council member and Can Do honoree Tom Colicchio. Yahoo! Food, 3/30/2015 – April Bloomfield on Vegetables, ‘Cagney & Lacey,’ and Fresh Starts.  Culinary Council member profiled at Cherry Bombe Magazine’s annual conference. AM NY, 3/25/2015 – New food vendors at Smorgasburg – opening April 4!  Food Bank Culinary Council member Eric Demby talks about this season’s lineup. Blue Shirts United, 2/19/2015 – The Mask – Hank in the Kitchen With Mario Batali.  NHL star Henrik Lundqvist finds out how Food Bank Culinary Council Chair Mario Batali got into cooking and became a world-renowned chef. Forbes, 2/18/2015 – South Beach Wine And Food Festival Beginnings.  Food Bank Culinary Council member Lee Brian Schrager talks festivals. JamesBeard.org, 2/17/2015 – Join Us at the Kids Food Festival Next Weekend!  Food Bank partner Bank of America lends their Bryant Park space to this event. ABC New York, 1/15/2015 – Disney VoluntEARS lend a hand at Bronx food bank for New Yorkers in need.  Disney packed boxes at Food Bank’s warehouse and presented us a check for $15K.  With video. Time Out NY, 1/15/2015 – Vote for NYC’s best grilled cheese at next week’s Big Cheesy.  This tasting party...

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