Citymeals-On-Wheels

Rating: 4.8 stars   25 reviews

Issues: Food

Location: 355 Lexington Ave 3rd Fl New York NY 10017 USA

Mission: Citymeals-on-Wheels mission is to provide a continuous lifeline of nutritious food and human contact to homebound elderly New Yorkers in need, thereby helping them live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities. Citymeals supplements the New York City Department for the Aging?s weekday meal program.
Programs: Citymeals-on-Wheels' programs include Weekend Meals, Holiday Meals, Flash-Frozen Holiday Meals, Holiday Food Packages, Emergency Food Packages, Weekday Waitlist Meals, Second Meals, and the New Populations Initiative.
2009 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 13-3634381
212-687-1234
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Rating: 4 stars  

1 person found this review helpful

This is one of the Best NY Meals program we have in NYC. Other then 1 complaint I see & hear only good things about this agency. The 1 problem is the salary pid to Ms. Marcia Stein. $285,340 + for an agency that should use all availible funds to help the hungry I think $285,000+ is just way to much. I see other agencies who solicite public money pay their Presidents (or what-ever they call themselves) do it for FAR less money. I find it hard to want to give my hard earned money when I see how much she's paid for a job that many others do for far less. It makes me think 2-3 times before I donate. I guess I would give more or more often if this wasn't such a sticking point.

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2011

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Rating: 5 stars  

5 people found this review helpful

I am confindent to contribute to this organization in a time when you must be wary of how your dollars are spent. My research has shown them to be reputable. I myself have many new bills this year as my son goes to collage for the first time and my job in retail is questionable. As I find that I can make it I am actually giving them more than I have in the past as see contributions overall are down. I thank them for allowing me to help in a small way, and to keep our homebound feed with visitors. e

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

It could feed the home bound and help with more visits!

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-12-01

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