God’s love we ship joins Meals Financial institution for New York Metropolis as a beneficiary of the Meals Capital & Cooking Channel of the New York Metropolis Wine & Meals Pageant introduced by Capital One
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival (NYCWFF) today announced its new partnership with God’s love that we deliver, the leading provider of medically-tailored meals and nutritional advice for those with severe illness in metropolitan New York City. God’s love that we deliver will follow suit Food Bank for New York City, the largest hunger relief organization in town, as a festival beneficiary with 100% of the net proceeds, both organizations benefit.
“We are very excited that God’s love we deliver is our new beneficiary alongside the Food Bank for New York City,” said Lee Brian Schrager, founder and director of the festival. “This partnership is important to us because we believe not only that every New Yorker deserves access to fresh and nutritious meals, but that NYCWFF will serve as a vital platform to lead both charitable missions by connecting key chefs, culinary leaders and reinforce others to all New Yorkers for these charities. ”
“For more than 35 years, God’s love we deliver has cooked and delivered medically-tailored meals to our vulnerable neighbors suffering from serious illness – more than 2.5 million meals this year alone,” said Karen Pearl, president and CEO of God’s love we deliver. “This strategic partnership gives us a great opportunity to increase our visibility and reach, and to ensure that those who are too sick to shop or cook for themselves get the tailored nutrition – and love – they need with every delivery. ”
“The Food Bank has been a leader in serving New Yorkers in need with compassion and dignity for over 36 years,” said Leslie Gordon, President and CEO of Food Bank for New York City. “We are proud to have NYCWFF as a mission partner and we welcome God’s love that we deliver as our new partner. It’s always great to work with another organization that loves this city as much as we do, especially one that shares our mission to feed and serve vulnerable communities in all five counties. ”
“NYCWFF has been an advocate and supporter of the No Kid Hungry campaign for 13 years,” said Billy Shore, Founder and Executive Chair of Share Our Strength. “All of us here at Share Our Strength are grateful for the work and impact NYCWFF has had on our campaign, and we can’t wait for the festival to continue to thrive and inspire during its new partnership with God’s Love We Deliver.”
Considered the city’s premier Epicurean experience, the festival has raised more than $ 13.8 million for charity over the past 13 years. Together with God’s love we deliver and the Food Bank for New York City, the festival will now support New Yorkers in their greatest need by raising awareness and critical resources for people with serious illness and food poverty.
The 14th annual NYCWFF will take place October 14-17, 2021! Stay in the know by following the conversation year round on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with @NYCWFF.
Food Network & Kochkanal New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Capital One
The New York Wine & Food Festival of the Food Network & Cooking Channel presented by Capital One is organized by God’s Love We Deliver and Food Bank for New York City and benefits it. 100% of the net proceeds of the festival provide critical funding for New Yorkers suffering from serious illness and food poverty. To date, the festival has raised more than $ 13.8 million for charity. Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits is the exclusive supplier of wine and spirits at the festival. In February 2020, BizBash named the festival No. 1 in the Food & Restaurant Industry in New York for the eighth year in a row. More information about the festival can be found at nycwff.org. Follow @NYCWFF on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
God’s love that we deliver
God’s Love We deliver chefs and deliver nutritious, medically-tailored meals for people too sick to shop or cook for themselves. Founded in 1985 in response to the AIDS pandemic, we now care for people with more than 200 different diagnoses. To support the health and well-being of our customers, we offer ongoing nutritional assessment, education and advice, and are committed to food and nutrition support. God’s love is a nonsectarian organization that serves people with illness, their children and carers. With a community of thousands of volunteers, we delivered more than 2.4 million medically tailored meals to nearly 10,000 people’s homes last year. All services are free and full of love for customers. For more information, visit godslovewedeliver.org. Follow God’s love on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Food Bank for New York City
Since 1983, the Food Bank For New York City has been the city’s largest hunger relief organization, committed to ending hunger in all five boroughs. Almost one in five New Yorkers relies on the Food Bank for food and other resources. The Food Bank takes a strategic, multi-faceted approach of providing meals and building capacity in the neediest communities while raising awareness and engagement among all New Yorkers. Through its network of more than 1,000 charities and schools across the city, the Food Bank provided more than 80 million free meals to New Yorkers in need last year. Food Bank For New York’s income support services, including grocery stamps (also known as SNAP) and free tax relief for the working poor, put nearly $ 36 million in New Yorker’s pockets every year helping them afford groceries and more Dignity and independence. Food Bank’s nutritional education programs and services enable more than 50,000 children, adolescents and adults to enjoy healthy eating and active lifestyles on a budget. The Food Bank works on long-term solutions to food poverty, develops policies, and conducts research to inform community and government efforts. To learn more about how you can help, please visit foodbanknyc.org. Follow us on Facebook (FoodBank4NYC), Twitter (@ FoodBank4NYC) and Instagram (@ FoodBank4NYC).