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Funding Government Programs Could Reduce Poverty by 70%!

Posted on 03/9/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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Three of New York City’s largest religious organizations say local poverty could be reduced by nearly 70% by adding billions of dollars in funding to...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, Andrew Cuomo, UJA Federation of New York, Wall Street Journal

Food Banks Receive Huge Boost

Posted on 01/12/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Food banks in New York City received a huge boost in donations Sunday, January 11, 2014 to help hungry families across the five boroughs, reports CBS News.

As TV 10/55’s Ilana Gold reported in this news summary, more than 5,000 pounds of donated food sitting in boxes and bags outside St. Patrick’s Cathedral will go to three major...

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Tags: Archbishop of New York, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, feeding our neighbors, St. Patrick's Cathedral, UJA Federation of New York