News Archive

July 1, 2014

This week’s excessive heat and humidity are especially dangerous to New York City’s homebound elderly. Many of them live alone in apartments without air conditioning, putting them in danger of developing heat-related illnesses.

June 10, 2014

Yesterday, Summer by the Sea, the 29th Annual Chefs' Tribute to Citymeals-on-Wheels raised $820,000 for Citymeals – enough to prepare and deliver 127,725 meals to homebound elderly New Yorkers.

May 22, 2014

On Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton announced Citymeals will be the major charity beneficiary of Harlem EatUp!.

May 16, 2014

This spring, Citymeals partnered with the New York City Food Truck Association to create the Eat Like a New Yorker campaign.

May 7, 2014

Chefs have been an integral part of Citymeals’ success since we were founded over thirty years ago.

April 23, 2014

As New Yorkers were busy preparing for special Passover and Easter gatherings with their families last week, Citymeals made sure their homebound elderly neighbors would also have the opportunity to celebrate the holidays.

April 15, 2014

Every year, Citymeals organizes a volunteer recognition party to honor the thousands of New Yorkers who help us provide meals and companionship to their homebound elderly neighbors.

March 25, 2014

This month, Citymeals participated in “March for Meals,” a national effort to raise awareness about the growing needs of the homebound elderly, malnutrition and food insecurity.

March 10, 2014

Yesterday one hundred and sixty philanthropic New Yorkers indulged in a truffle-themed, late-winter menu at the three Michelin-starred Restaurant DANIEL in support of Citymeals.

March 7, 2014

Between March 9th and March 22nd, Duane Reade – the iconic New York City drugstore – will ask customers to contribute to Citymeals through their in-store donation program.