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Feeding Westchester Puts Food on the Table During the Pandemic

As seen in 914INC. Taking over the top post at Westchester’s largest food bank at the height of a global pandemic is no easy feat. Anti-hunger executive Karen Erren, who replaced former CEO Leslie Gordon in July, gives us the low-down on how Feeding Westchester is fulfilling its mission during these turbulent times.

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Karen Erren Named Feeding Westchester President and CEO

As seen in Yonkers Times. Feeding Westchester Following an extensive nationwide search, the Feeding Westchester Board of Directors is pleased to announce the arrival of incoming President & Chief Executive Officer Karen Erren. With more than 20 years of nonprofit experience, Erren most recently served as Executive Director of the Palm Beach County Food

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Food Banks Demand Surges Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Feeding Westchester is responding to the greatest need and demand it’s ever seen for food in the county. In the middle of the coronavirus outbreak, so many people are out of work and need help putting food on the table for their families. The county’s leading nonprofit, hunger-relief organization is also feeding seniors shut in

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New York Plastic Bag Ban Takes Effect

If you head to the supermarket you better BYOB – bring your own bag. The state’s plastic bag ban went into effect on March 1st.The State DEC is distributing reusable bags to food banks throughout New York State. Feeding Westchester received 5,000 of them. 85-percent of the single-use plastic bags used by New Yorkers every

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