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Masbia
Organization Name: Masbia
Primary Address 1: 1372 Coney Island Avenue
Primary Address City: Brooklyn
Primary Address State: NY
Primary Address Zip: 11230
Other Locations 1: 98-08 Queens Boulevard
Rego Park, New York 11374
Other Locations 2: 5402 New Utrecht Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11219
Long Organization Description:

Masbia is a nonprofit soup kitchen network and food pantry, everyday providing hot, nutritious meals for hundreds of New Yorkers in desperate need of food. Alongside our hot-meal program, we also give out bags of much needed groceries every week to those with not enough at home, through our weekend take-home package program. Masbia works to not only feed the hungry, but to provide free, wholesome, and delicious meals for people in a restaurant-style environment, with volunteer waiters serving each person with respect and dignity.

Organization Website Address: www.masbia.org
Organization Phone Number: (718) 972-4446
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name): Alexander Rapaport
How do customers and clients contact your organization?: Email
How often does your organization use social media?: 4-5x per week
Interesting Fact About the Organization: This past year has been an incredible time of growth for our organization. Masbia has had an almost 300% increase in meal distribution, serving over 500,000 meals to New York’s hungry in this fiscal year alone.
Community members (approx.): 8,000
Number of staff/employees: 2
Year Started: 2005
Organization Type: Anti-Hunger Organization, Food Pantry, Provide Emergency Food
About the Organization: Masbia is a nonprofit soup kitchen network and food pantry, everyday providing hot, nutritious meals for hundreds of New Yorkers in desperate need of food. Alongside our hot-meal program, we also give out bags of much needed groceries every week to those with not enough at home, through our weekend take-home package program. Masbia works to not only feed the hungry, but to provide free, wholesome, and delicious meals for people in a restaurant-style environment, with volunteer waiters serving each person with respect and dignity.
Latest Project: Masbia CHOP Hunger Featuring cutting edge kosher cuisine and a chopped style competition with celeb judges and chefs. This is a charity to benefit the needy.
Areas Served: Brooklyn, Queens
Core Programs: Food Pantry, Soup Kitchen, fresh and local produce, weekend take home packages
Major Issues: Food Assistance Programs (SNAP/WIC/EBT), Healthy Food Access, Socioeconomic Health Disparities
Hours of Operation: Sunday – Thursday 3pm-7:30pm
Non-profit?: Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?: Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
Frequently used hashtags 1: #masbia, #nycjews,#kosher, #foodjustice
Frequently used hashtags 2: #weneedyourhelp,#charity
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