Food Bank for New York City

For 35 years, Food Bank For New York City has been the city’s major hunger-relief organization working to end hunger throughout the five boroughs. Nearly one in five New Yorkers relies on Food Bank for food and other resources. Food Bank for New York City takes a strategic, multifaceted approach that provides meals and builds capacity in the neediest communities, while raising awareness and engagement among all New Yorkers. Through its network of more than 1,000 charities and schools citywide, Food Bank provides food for more than 61 million free meals for New Yorkers in need.




They have a 90,000 sq. ft. warehouse where they collect, safely store, and efficiently distribute food to over 1,000 charities citywide.

• If you are looking for a local pantry, soup kitchen, snap center, or kosher center, please use this tool.

• If you’re looking to volunteer, please sign-up here.