News Archive

December 11, 2014

Citymeals-on-Wheels marked an extraordinary milestone this morning as Co-Founder and Board Chair Gael Greene, founding Executive Director Marcia Stein and current Executive Director Beth Shapiro delivered our 50 millionth meal.

December 4, 2014

Just days before Thanksgiving in 1981, Citymeals Co-Founder Gael Greene read an article in the New York Times stating homebound elderly New Yorkers were not receiving meals during weekends and holidays.

November 25, 2014

On Friday, more than 400 women – journalists, government officials, actors, doctors, business leaders, members of the culinary community and more – attended Citymeals-on-Wheels’ 28th Annual Power Lunch for Women at The Plaza Hotel.  This

November 12, 2014

On Sunday, November 2nd, 27 runners participated in the TCS New York City Marathon in support of Citymeals-on-Wheels.

October 30, 2014

More than 250 dedicated Citymeals case management agency, meal center staff and volunteers were honored for their outstanding service to New York City’s homebound elderly at the 2014 STAR Awards.

October 29, 2014

Citymeals Board Members and volunteers joined together to pack Emergency Food Packages (EFPs) that will prepare our homebound elderly neighbors for the winter.

September 11, 2014

Some of New York City's best chefs and restaurateurs gathered on Monday, September 8th at Michael Jordan's The Steak House N.Y.C.

September 10, 2014

Children from around New York City brought nutritious meals, warm smiles and kind words into the lives of the city’s homebound elderly in commemoration of National Grandparents Day (Sunday, September 7th).

September 9, 2014

Recently determined to have the nation’s highest levels of food insecurity, the South Bronx is home to some of New York City’s most vulnerable and frail aged.

August 28, 2014

In 2011, Citymeals launched a pilot program designed to provide fresh produce to our meal recipients as a supplement to their daily deliveries.