via SI NYC Living – October 26, 2016, through January 13, 2017. All 53 Apple Bank branches in Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items that will provide much-needed sustenance during the holiday season for the nearly 1.4 million New Yorkers facing hunger. Apple Bank for Savings will be participating as a Community Partner. Visit www.applebank.com to find the New York City branch location nearest you.
The Daily News Food drive is New York City’s largest annual holiday food drive, which last year amassed one million pounds of food to feed thousands of New York City families for an entire winter. The Daily News and City Harvest will launch the Kids Can Help Competition again this year for all participating public schools in the city. The school in each borough which collects the most pounds will be awarded a prize. Last year, schools collected over 275,000 pounds of food.