BCC Food Pantry
Here are food resources provided through the Access Resource Center office:
- BCC Food Pantry – All CUNY and BCC students facing food insecurities can take home nutritionally balanced, non-perishable food from the Bronco food pantry. Broadcasts are sent regularly with days, times and registration links. Students must register in advance to participate. ARC staff also connects students to sustainable food sources, primarily the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
- Food pantries and soup kitchens
- Food Bank for New York City has a searchable map where you can find a nearby food pantry, soup kitchen or SNAP enrollment site
- Plentiful can help you make an appointment to visit a food pantry. Text “FOOD” to PANTRY (726-879) to get started. Or for Android users, download the app.
- The CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute is an academic research and action center at the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy located in Harlem, NYC.
- For people age 60 and older
- The NYC Department for the Aging provides access to home-delivered meals for people age 60 and older. In-home care, such as assistance with household chores, personal care, and referrals to additional resources, is available.