Food for the New Year

Brooklyn Currents | 9/02/2015 | 0 comments

As Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, approaches, the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty and the Food Bank For New York City will offer kosher food to more than 1,100 Jewish families starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 3 at the Shorefront JCC, 3100 Brighton 4th Street in Brighton Beach

The fare includes chicken, salmon, milk, fresh produce, pasta, rice, grape juice, soup mix and of course,  apples and honey.

In all, Met Council and the Food Bank plan to provide food to about  67,000 New Yorkers in need at 74 citywide sites.

Rosh Hashanah begins this year at sundown, Sunday, Sept. 13. 


 

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