World Central Kitchen
Dance/NYC is working with World Central Kitchen the non-profit organization founded by internationally known Chef José Andrés, to establish a coalition of cultural organizations throughout New York City as meal distribution sites for residents, artists, and health care workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Starting Monday, April 20, 2020, partner distribution sites will include Mark Morris Dance Group, which will serve as a distribution site in Brooklyn and Museum of the Moving Image, which will serve as a distribution site in partnership with local immigrant-owned restaurants in Queens. Additional partners include Staten Island Arts/La Colmena, which will serve as a distribution site for Staten Island. Each of the sites will provide free, pre-packaged meals from World Central Kitchen on a first-come, first-served basis.
Partner Distribution Site Addresses, Days, and Hours include:
Mark Morris Dance Group (BROOKLYN)
Mark Morris Dance Center
3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Distribution Start Date: April 20, 2020
Monday - Friday
12:30 - 2:30 p.m. (or until meals are no longer available)
For more information visit: https://markmorrisdancegroup.org/covid-19-update/
Museum of the Moving Image (QUEENS)
Distribution Start Date: April 20
36-01 35 Ave, Astoria, Queens 11106 (map)
*Distribution from 36 Street side entrance
Monday – Friday
12:00 – 3:00 p.m. (or until meals are no longer available)
For more information visit: http://www.movingimage.us
Staten Island Arts/La Colmena (STATEN ISLAND)
Distribution Start Date: April 29
La Colmena, 774 Port Richmond Ave, Staten Island 10302
12 - 4 p.m. (or until meals are no longer available)
For more information visit: https://statenislandarts.org/
WCK has additional meal distribution sites across the metropolitan area. For a list of sites, visit https://wck.org/news/ny-nj.