The mission of the Food Bank for Westchester is to lead, engage and educate Westchester County in creating a hunger-free environment.
The Food Bank for Westchester serves over 265 local hunger-relief programs throughout Westchester, including food pantries, soup kitchens, child and adult day-care centers, and shelters. The Food Bank provides 95% of all the food given to hungry families, children and seniors as cooked meals or groceries to take home.
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"The youngsters were bent over, pulling out some of the more spindly turnips to make room for the fatter ones. Their small farm on the 77-acre campus of New York School for the Deaf here was a way not only to help them learn about photosynthesis and plant cycles, but also to help feed the hungry in Westchester County." ...read more
"We’re talking about 200,000 people at risk of hunger in Westchester County, so that’s one out of every five people you see when you’re walking around.” ...read more