- What is Masbia?
- Is Masbia Kosher?
- I am not Jewish - Can I eat at Masbia?
- What documents do I need to bring?
- When can I receive a meal?
- What is served for dinner?
- What public transportations are close to the soup kitchens?
- Do you deliver?
- Can I take a hot meal home?
Masbia is a network of community supported kitchens where clients can eat for free. Masbia also operates a free food pantry.
Yes. Masbia feeds everyone who is in need.
As of now, clients do not need to bring documentation. Because resources are limited, we may request documentation in the future from clients.
Masbia is opened for dinner service in Masbia of Flatbush from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Sunday - Thursday. Masbia of Queens dinner service is from 2:00pm - 6:00pm Sunday - Thursday and Masbia of Boro Park serves dinner from 6:30pm - 7:30pm Sunday - Thursday.
In addition to meal service, we also distribute pantry packages for the weekend on Thursday mornings from 8:00am - 11:00am at the Masbia of Flatbush and Masbia of Boro Park locations. Masbia of Queens pantry distribution are Sundays - Thursdays from 2:00pm - 6:00pm. Please note for Masbia of Queens, only one package per week can be picked up.
The menu varies on a day to day basis but all meals consist of bread, soup, protein, vegetable, grain, dessert, and a beverage. We want to provide nutritious and balanced meals that are tasty and freshly prepared.
No- We do not offer a delivering service for meals.
No- Hot dinners can not be taken home. Food must be eaten in the dining room. However, we do have take home pantry packages every Thursday.