We would like to share the following information regarding Food Banks. Hopefully, this will be of assistance to you personally or perhaps you can share the information with someone you know is in need.
It is free, they do not ask for personal or financial information.
The local Food Banks and their contact phone numbers are as follows:
- Bedford Stuyvesant Food Bank – 732-771-9663
- Crown Heights Food Bank – 917-341-7675
- Flatbush Food Bank – 718-732-7196
To find a Food Bank in an area other than those mentioned above, please contact the Main Food Bank of New York City at 212-566-7855.
The process is as follows:
- Contact the Food Bank in the Borough and area where you live.
- Leave your Name, Address, Cross Streets and Phone Number.
- Someone from the Food Bank will return the call and at that time you will need to provide a moderate list of essential groceries needed. (The MODERATE grocery list should be prepared ahead of time.) The Representative from the Food Bank will also ask when would be a convenient time to make the delivery.