Tag: food-bank

Spreading love, the Brooklyn way! Where to get free turkeys and Thanksgiving meals this year

thanksgiving giveaway

Nov. 21, 2023 By Jada Camille

Thanksgiving is just days away, but the holiday season is more difficult for some New Yorkers than others — and various Brooklyn elected officials and community organizations are teaming up to make sure no one goes hungry this season. Here are a list of community giveaways and free holiday dinners this week.

Empire BlueCross BlueShield gives $450K to local food bank

Jun. 19, 2023 By Caroline Ourso

The Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation partnered with the Food Bank for New York City to announce their new program, “Food as Medicine,” last Tuesday in Sunset Park.