Masbia on NY1 and NBC: Jewish Students of Brooklyn College's Tanger Hillel Commemorating MLK Day with volunteering at Masbia
On January 18, 2021, NY1 anchor Anthony Pascale reported on students of Brooklyn College’s Tanger Hillel volunteering, at Masbia of Boro Park, to stock and organize items during MLK Day 2021. Masbia has seen a 500 percent jump in demand during the pandemic; now, its doors are open 24 hours a day, five days a week to meet the demand.
Masbia in the Jewish Link: Nefesh Yehudi Academy Extended Day Programming Inspires Students During Covid-19
Read the story below, published in the Jewish Link, on our ED Alexander Rapaport who inspired students by sharing how he came up with the idea of a dignified Kosher soup kitchen and how Masbia is helping people in need, especially in COVID times.
The anchor of ABC7 New York, Bill Ritter, reported on Masbia Soup Kitchen of Queens in Forest Hills is holding an outdoor celebration to light the Menorah and feed the hungry on the fifth night of Hanukkah during the covid-19 pandemic. At the celebration attended, NYC Council Member Brad Lander and our ED Alexander Rapaport.
Read the story below, written by Zainab Iqbal, in the Bklyner., about Masbia's effort to keep giving out traditional Hanukkah food. Alexander Rapaport reminds us of the importance of giving people back their dignity.
Masbia on Marketplace Radio: Food pantries offer food and community safely this Thanksgiving during the Covid-19 pandemic
Radio host of Marketplace Radio, Sabri Ben-Achour, presented reporter Kristin Schwab in an interview with our ED Alexander Rapaport on how Masbia Soup Kitchen Network will provide meals on Thanksgiving at their three locations.
On November 25, 2020, reporter Marie Gentric of i24News in French came to Masbia of Flatbush in Brooklyn to report on food banks overwhelmed in the USA due to the COVID-19 pandemic, including an interview with our ED Alexander Rapaport.
Masbia in the Queens Daily Eagle: This Thanksgiving, Queens food pantries get creative to fight hunger during the Covid-19 pandemic
Read the article below written by Juliet Jeske about how nonprofit pantry organizations, like Masbia, have to overcome new obstacles to help an increased number of clients on Thanksgiving due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Masbia in The City and Brooklyn Daily Eagle: Brooklyn Food Pantry Offers Thanksgiving Help due to Covid-19
Read the article below written by Hiram Alejandro Durán, Visual Journalist, about how long lines, food insecurity, and Masbia of Boro Park sharing food ahead of Thanksgiving during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Masbia on That's Life with Miriam L. Wallach: Feeding the Needy in the lead-up to Thanksgiving during this unprecedented pandemic
Miriam L. Wallach on That's Life, Nachum Segal Network, interviews our ED Alexander Rapaport.
Masbia Soup Kitchen Network featured on German radio with Tagesschau correspondent Peter Mücke of ARD New York.