SUPPORT NEW YORK’S FOOD BANKS

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New York’s food banks have proven capable, when properly funded, of coordinating donations from farmers, food processors, private foundations and individual donors and volunteers. OUR ASK: Support New York’s food bank…

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FUND SNAP & WIC

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Millions of New Yorkers rely on SNAP, the New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, and WIC (the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children), to feed themselves…

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SUPPORT FULL EMPLOYMENT AT A LIVING WAGE

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Both major political parties agree that fostering conditions that create jobs is among their highest priorities, and as a government representative, it is the single best thing you can do…

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Feeding America, $25,000

This grant was provided to Feeding New York State as an unrestricted resource to support our efforts in the COVID-19 pandemic response. We purchased PPE (masks and gloves) for our…

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Ford Foundation: $100,000

One-year grant. This grant provides funding to obtain fresh produce and transport it to our ten-member food banks. The goal is to obtain and transport 670,000 pounds of food by…

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Feeding America: $526,000

Three-year grant. Feeding America provided this grant to launch and operate a statewide produce sourcing program, with a goal of providing 53 million pounds of fresh produce to member food…

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