Nourish NY Program to Continue

New York State will spend another $25 million to continue its Nourish NY program, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Sunday. The program purchases goods from state farmers and producers, protects the agricultural economy and helps ensure that New York residents continue to access local nutritious Read More …

Food Banks and Nonprofits Step Up as WIC Offices Temporarily Close

Local nonprofits and food banks are stepping up to assist women affected by the temporary closing of the offices of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children program. Rebecca Sanin, president and CEO of the┬áHealth and Welfare Council of Long Island, said Read More …