Updated: Feb 1
According to a recent article by npr, more than a million free meals will be delivered starting this week! In an effort to combat the sharp increase in food shortage among the 5 boroughs, NYC officials have taken initiative to deliver more meals.
"We're dealing with an unprecedented crisis," Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday morning during his daily briefing. "Before the coronavirus, we thought somewhere around a million people were food insecure and needed food. Now we think that number is 2 million or more."