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Media Notices


12/05/2023 - Housing Works Bookstore & Cafe presents the 2023 Holiday DRAG BINGO with Candy Samples - A Charity Fundraiser for the work of helpNYC

07/27/2023 - LinkNYC, NYC Office of Emergency Management, and helpNYC Partner to Protect New Yorkers from Extreme Heat

06/21/2023 - Community Leaders Call for the Rapid Deployment of Link5G Smart Poles in New York’s Underserved Neighborhoods


11/14/2022 - Free Thanksgiving Meals for New Yorkers in Need

09/23/2022 - Underserved New Yorkers Get a Lift from Candy Samples

07/08/2022 - helpNYC and Partners for Underserved NYC Job Seekers

05/13/2022 - Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen, Housing Works, and Shower Power 

to be honored by helpNYC

01/28/2022 - helpNYC Suspends the Response Phase of their Bronx Fire Emergency Relief on 12/28

01/10/2022 - Disaster Relief Response Website Activated for Victims of the Twin Parks Fire in The Bronx



11/24/2021 - Citywide Free Holiday Meals Listings for Food-Insecure New Yorkers

11/23/2021 - Free Holiday Meals & More Listings Citywide

11/22/2021 - Communities Speak partners with helpNYC, giving New Yorkers a Voice (Media Release)

11/17/2021 - Free Thanksgiving Meals in New York City, Now Available Online

11/16/2021 - Communities Speak partners with helpNYC, giving New Yorkers a Voice (Request for Coverage)

10/04/2021 - Tarot Party Fundraiser to benefit the work of helpNYC

08/05/2021 - helpNYC Corporation Announces 501(c)(3) status to Enhance Work Serving Underserved New Yorkers

08/03/2021 - helpNYC Corporation Announces Board Appointments


10/17/2020 - Spooktacular BINGO with Peachez to benefit the work of helpNYC

09/16/2020 - helpNYC Publishes EIP Guidance Document for Homeless New Yorkers

08/03/2020 - Birthday BINGO with Peachez to benefit the work of helpNYC

07/20/2020 - BINGO with Marti Gould Cummings,  A Virtual Fundraiser for helpNYC

Media Coverage


06/27/2023 - Bronx Times - Partnership To Protect New Yorkers From Extreme Heat

06/27/2023 - Harlem World - NYC Agencies Join Forces To Protect New Yorkers From Extreme Heat

04/28/2023 - Broadway World - The HelpNYC 2023 Honorees To Be Celebrated, May 23


11/20/2022 - Bronx Times - Free Thanksgiving Meals For New Yorkers In Need

11/14/2022 - Telemundo 47 - ¿Cómo conseguir alimentos gratis para celebrar el Día de Acción de Gracias en Nueva York?

08/01/2022 - amNY Dean Moses - State of anxiety: Homeless New Yorkers unable to access monkeypox vaccine amidst state of emergency

07/28/2022 - NEWS12 New York - Protest at City Hall calls to end sudden homeless encampment sweeps

01/11/2022 - City Limits (David Brand) - What’s Ahead for Tenants Displaced by Deadly Bronx Fire?

01/10/2022 - WABC Eye Witness News 7 - How you can help families affected by Bronx fire 


12/23/2021 - Grand Central Vigil honors NYC homeless individuals who died in 2021 - amNY Print

12/22/2021 - Remembrance by candlelight: Vigil held in Grand Central for homeless individuals who perished in 2021 - amNY

11/18/2021 - Free Thanksgiving Meals in New York City, Now Available Online - Times Square Chronicles

08/06/2021 - Today's Buzz - NYN First Read

07/09/2021 - Former UWS Lucerne Resident Leading March On Gracie Mansion -

02/08/2021 - No More Playing Nice: 5 Highlights From the Mayor’s Race - New York Times

02/02/2021 - Mayoral Candidates Talk With Homeless New Yorkers - The Bronx Daily


10/23/2020 - Manhattan With A Twist - Celebrate Halloween Safely in the City,  and Online

10/17/2020 - Times Square Chronicles - Spooktacular BINGO with Peachez to benefit the work of helpNYC

09/16/2020 - The Bronx Daily - helpNYC Publishes EIP Guidance Document For Homeless New Yorkers

08/02/2020 - Stage and Cinema -  Event Feature: BIRTHDAY BINGO WITH PEACHEZ (Virtual Fundraiser for helpNYC

07/21/2020 - Broadway World - BINGO With Marti Gould Cummings, A Virtual Fundraiser For HelpNYC Announced