Why I Volunteer With The Grand Central Food ...

Arvind Singh, a Senior Analyst at AIG, started volunteering with the Grand Central Food Program in 2004. Below, he shares why ... Read more

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Congratulations to First Step Classes 124 and 125!


On Wednesday, November 5th, family, friends and staff gathered at the offices of Hughes Hubbard and Reed, LLP, to celebrate the 33 remarkable women who successfully completed the First Step Job Training ... Read more

The Coalition Thanks Our GCFP Volunteers


Every single night of the year, the dedicated volunteers of the Grand Central Food Program (GCFP) help the Coalition serve 1,000 hot, nutritious meals to our homeless neighbors on the streets of NYC. But ... Read more

Number of NYC Homeless Reaches New Record High


New York City has set a new record, but one not to be proud of: the number of individuals experiencing homelessness every day has reached nearly 57,000, the highest since modern homelessness began. Tonight, ... Read more

Today’s Read: Cluster-Site Shelters


The Coalition has long derided the use of informal and often dubious deals between the City and private landlords to provide emergency shelter for families. Begun in the last years of the Giuliani Administration ... Read more

Housing Programs Announced


State and City Officials Announce Programs to Move Homeless Families from Shelters The Cuomo and de Blasio administrations have announced the creation of two rent subsidy programs to stabilize homeless ... Read more