Learn more about the impact Citymeals has on the city’s homebound elderly in all five boroughs – from dedicated volunteers sharing what inspires them to chefs and leaders in the restaurant community lending their talents to support our mission – through these highlights of our television, print and online press coverage.


Univision, November 19, 2018
Citymeals on Wheels Busca Voluntarios a Ancianos Necesitados

Women's Wear Daily, November 18, 2018
Citymeals on Wheels' Annual Power Lunch Raises Nearly $1.2 Million

The Hollywood Reporter, November 16, 2018
Jane Krakowski, Kathie Lee Gifford and Other "Power Women" Raise $1.2 M for Citymeals

Page Six, November 14, 2018
Kathie Lee Gifford’s ‘From the Heart’ Speech Leaves Guests in Tears

New York Post, October 30, 2018
Citymeals Unveils Sprawling New Bronx Facility

AM New York, October 29, 2018
Citymeals Ready for Next Sandy with New Bronx Warehouse

News 12 Bronx, October 29, 2018
Citymeals on Wheels Opens New Meal Distribution Center

Epoch Times, October 9, 2018
After Retiring from the Police Force, He's Serving Others

Heritage Radio Network, September 13, 2018
A Hungry Society Podcast, Episode 41

LifeHacker, September 12, 2018
This is How I Work: Beth Shapiro

Metro, August 23, 2018
Eat Dessert During Sweet September for Hunger Relief

The Cut, July 23, 2018
How I Get It Done: Beth Shapiro, Executive Director of Citymeals on Wheels

CBS 2, July 3, 2018
Volunteers Brave the Heat to Help Seniors in Need

Food + Wine, May 14, 2018
Chefs Tribute to Citymeals: Feeding the Homebound Elderly

The Daily Meal, April 27, 2018
Delivering Meals in Harlem with Chefs Daniel Boulud and Marcus Samuelsson

Greenline, April 1, 2018
Chefs Deliver through the Snow for the Homebound

The Nation, March 30, 2018
Who Actually Benefits from Meals on Wheels?

Town & Country, March 16, 2018
Chef Daniel Boulud and All-Star Team of Women Chefs Raised $850,000 for Citymeals

New York Observer, February 22, 2018
How Trump's 2019 Budget Will Hurt New York City's Elderly

WNYC, January 15, 2018
A Teen Volunteer Gives Back with Citymeals

CBS 2, January 4, 2018
Braving a Snowstorm to Deliver Meals for Seniors in Need


News 12, December 25, 2017
Volunteers Deliver Christmas Meals to Seniors

Telemundo 47, December 25, 2017
Organización que Reparte Comida

NY1 Noticias, December 25, 2017
Preparan Voluntarios Comida Para Ayduar a Los Neoyorquinos que Menos Tienen

AM New York, December 22, 2017
Two Longtime Volunteers Deliver for Citymeals on Christmas

NBC 4, November 23, 2017
New Yorkers Lend a Helping Hand on Thanksgiving

CNN en Español, November 23, 2017
"Ángeles" Sobre Ruedas Alimentan a Ancianos en Acción de Gracias

Metro, November 21, 2017
Citymeals Feeds New York's Aging 'Hidden Hungry'

New York Times, November 17, 2017
Sunday Routine: How a Citymeals on Wheels Volunteer Spends Her Sundays

NY 1, November 16, 2017
A World-Record Breaking Green Bean Casserole

New York Daily News, November 5, 2017
Former Marathoner, 91, Cheers on Citymeals Runners

AM New York, September 17, 2017
Chef David Burke Delivers Gourmet Meals and Sweet Treats

CNN, July 7, 2017
Chef Daniel Boulud on the Power of Food

Upworthy, June 19, 2017
Andy and Sarah Teach Their Kids the Joy of Helping Others

CNN, June 15, 2017
Champions for Change - Providing More Than Just a Hot Meal

Food & Wine, June 14, 2017
32nd Annual Chefs' Tribute to Citymeals Raised $840,000

Fox 5, June 9, 2017
Chef Maria Loi Lends Her Hand to Citymeals

CBS News, May 13, 2017
New Documentary Explores the Life of James Beard

New York Daily News, March 23, 2017
Budget Cuts Would Wallop Seniors Who Rely on Meals on Wheels

New York Lifestyles Magazine, January 3, 2017
My New York Story: Beth Shapiro


Univision, December 25, 2016
Citymeals in Wheels repartió 20,415 comidas en Navidad a adultos mayores en Nueva York

Univision, December 23, 2016
Mayores de 60 años que viven solos en Nueva York recibirán cenas navideñas

CBS 2, December 25, 2016
Citymeals on Wheels Delivers to Those in Need on Christmas

New York Nonprofit Media. December 23, 2016
Food and Friendship Should Never Be a Luxury

Vanity Fair, December 22, 2016
Derek Blasberg's Diary: A Holiday Tradition of Service

Sporkful, December 20, 2016
Special Delivery

New York Daily News, December 18, 2016
Citymeals celebrates 35 years of feeding homebound seniors

Our Town, December 15, 2016
Holiday card artist Anne Watkins shares why she supports Citymeals

ABC7, November 24, 2016
Citymeals provides Thanksgiving dinner to thousands

Women's Wear Daily, November 21, 2016
Citymeals on Wheels 30th Annual Power Lunch for Women

NET TV, September 22, 2016
Citymeals ready for winter with Emergency Food Packages

News 12 Brooklyn, September 21, 2016
Citymeals prepares Emergency Food Packages

The Wall Street Journal, September 20, 2016
Meals Delivered, Stories Told

United Nations Radio, July 18, 2016
Volunteering enhances “liberty of others” one meal at a time

Saveur, July 14, 2016
Bidding Farewell to the Four Seasons, The Hospitality Giant of New York

Toqueland, July 12, 2016
Dispatches: The Other Side of Charity

Remezcla, June 9, 2016
These 20 Mouth-Watering Dishes Are What Happens When Some of the World’s Best Latino Chefs Get Together

NY 1 Noticias, May 9, 2016
Madre e hija refuerzan su vínculo ayudando a otros

News 12 Bronx, May 8, 2016
Program unites mother-daughter duo with special friend

The Bronx Free Press, May 4, 2016
Built to Bond

The Village Voice, April 28, 2016
Famed Chefs Deliver Meals to 18,000 Homebound Elderly. You Can, Too.

Fox 5 News, April 18, 2016
Celebrity Chefs Deliver Meals

Edible Manhattan, April 5, 2016
Over a Sunday Supper, Boulud Helps Deliver Over 130K Meals to Elderly New Yorkers

New York Daily News, January 23, 2016
When snowed in, think of your frail and elderly neighbors

NBC4 New York, January 22, 2016
Citymeals on Wheels Keeps Rolling Despite Approaching Storm


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