Hot Bread Kitchen stands firmly in solidarity with members of New York City’s food and restaurant industry, who face unprecedented challenges as a result of COVID-19.
Hot Bread Kitchen is pivoting our program support to provide the most critical relief that women in the food industry, small business owners, families, and communities need in these challenging and uncertain times. Here’s what we’re doing:
Financial stipends for our workforce program alumni and grants to small business owners to use for rent/utilities, covering payroll, and essential household needs.
Resources for New York food workers and small business owners as they face challenges applying for unemployment, increased anxiety, child education challenges, and unforeseen gaps in sales, wages, or employment.
Meals for Healthcare Workers
Support for small businesses preparing meals daily for hospital workers across NYC.
Emergency Relief Impact to Date
- $256KFunds distributed
- 24,632Meals served to hospital workers
- 175Food workers + small business owners supported through stipends and grants
Contribute to Hot Bread Kitchen’s Emergency Relief Effort
We remain steadfast in our commitment to supporting women, immigrants, and people of color in the food industry.
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