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Welcome to the 5th Annual helpNYC Holiday Meals & More campaign for New Yorkers who are facing food insecurity this holiday season.  

If you're in need of food assistance this holiday season please access the programs and organizations below to receive assistance.  

Also, check our Food Assistance section for more information on other programs that can help you with getting food. 

Find free holiday meals and events in your borough.

Unless otherwise noted, events are first-come, first-served while supplies last; no registration is required to receive service.

Listings are updated daily as programs register their events. The events listed are verified and low-barrier.  If you have challenges receiving services from the listed programs please email us at  

Free Meals & Events

Across New York City!