Read the article below written by Yochonon Donn, in the Mishpacha, on rabbanim calling those who control charitable foundations to increase their donations this year; Alexander Rapaport: “Now is the time.”
Masbia in the Forward: Food pantry reroutes cancelled EI Al meals to clients hit by coronavirus economy
Read the story below, written by Irene Katz Connelly, in the Forward, about Masbia's unexpected source to provide kosher food for those in need during the Covid-19 pandemic. Alexander Rapaport, throughout his contacts, gets a supplier of kosher food.
Masbia in the AP Images: The new coronavirus can cause severe illness or death, especially older adults
Photographer Mark Lennihan, AP Images, came to Masbia of Boro Park on March 26, 2020, to document how Masbia is helping those in need during the coronavirus pandemic outbreak.
Read the article below, written by Eleanor J. Bader, in the Lilith Blog, on Masbia changes during the coronavirus strike. ED Alexander Rapaport points out all the details to overcome obstacles to help the needy in New York City during the covid-19 pandemic.
Masbia in the Tablet Magazine: Coronavirus pandemic in a few days has locked up New York City even Jewish communities in Borough Park are having a bad time
Read the story below, written by Armin Rosen, in the Tablet Magazine, about the coronavirus pandemic breakout affecting Jews communities in Borough Park, and ED Alexander Rapaport concerns for those in need that reach out Masbia to get some food; as well as for the last remnants of survivors of the holocaust.
Masbia in The Times of Israel: Passover in a plague: Families on Zoom, solo seders and broken traditions
Read the article below written by Ben Sales, in The Times of Israel, on Covid-19 will affect globally Jewish families during Passover; Alexander Rapaport, Masbia will follow Health Department guidelines during seder host.
Masbia on NY1: Masbia servers large packages of food to help families stay at home during the covid-19 quarantine
On March 19, 2020, NY1 anchor Bree Driscoll reported on Masbia announces to serve large packages during the quarantine of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Read the story below, written by Katy Lederer, in the NYT, to find out how Alexander Rapaport, ED of Masbia Soup Kitchen Network, overcame the new challenges to make it possible for New Yorkers in needy to get their food while in quarantine due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
Masbia in the Bklyner.: Masbia Food Pantry & Soup Kitchen is Giving 14 Day Supplies to Help, Needs Volunteers
Read the story below, written by Zainab Iqbal, in the Bklyner., about the dramatically increased demand for food and Masbia enlarging the amount of grocery food clients could take home that will last 14 days instead of 7 days due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
Masbia in the JTA: Preparing for the ‘worst-case scenario’: Jewish aid groups scramble amid the coronavirus outbreak
Read the article below, written by Josefin Dolsten, in the JTA, for details on how Masbia is getting ready for Passover to serve food to those in need amid the coronavirus outbreak.