Strike a Chord: BX Food Banks Respond to COVID-19
Photo Courtesy: AP Photo/Darron Cummings
Food banks across the United States, including in the Bronx, are seeing a surge in demand as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. A lot of people have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus outbreak and need help putting food on the table.
In this Strike a Chord presentation, we talk about how Bronx food pantries are responding to the growing need. Our guests are:
- Christina Hanson, Executive Director of Part of the Solution (POTS)
- Julie Spitzer, Homelessness Prevention Department Director at BronxWorks
- Judy Secon, Director of Operations at New York Common Pantry