Stop & Shop 捐s $10k to New Y要么k Institute of Technology Food Pantry

二〇二〇年十月一十五日

Stop & Shop has made a $10,000 in-kind donation to New York Institute of Technology’s new food pantry, in support of students enrolled at the university’s Long Island and New Y要么k City campuses.

纽约高科技食品储藏室,被称为 灰熊橱柜, opened on October 1 as an inclusive, welcoming, and confidential resource to students offering free, wholesome, and healthy nonperishable food items. Stop & Shop, which has a longstanding history of giving back to the neighborhoods it serves with a focus on fighting hunger, has donated $10,000 in gift cards to New Y要么k Tech to purchase food items to stock pantry shelves.  

篦条筛柜子的部分 熊字节 initiative at New York Tech, which provides students with food as well as health and wellness resources and information. 熊字节 is a collaborative effort among partners such as Stop & Shop and internal resources including Campus Dining, NYIT School of 管理 Student Advis要么y Board, and a committee whose members include nutrition experts from NYIT School of 卫生专业, among others.

“We are grateful to Stop & Shop for its partnership and sense of community, as it will require a collaborative eff要么t to help address the societal need and resolve the problem of food insecurity,” said 凡尼布雷克,M.S.,教育硕士,纽约科技助理教务长学生参与和发展,并承担字节的原动力。她补充说,该超市公司还将提供通过熊字节主动获取健康和保健产品的分销。

而对于灰熊橱柜的计划是在发展中的covid-19大流行,布雷克笔记之前推出熊字节,食品储藏室更重要的是,现在比以往任何时候。 “健康的生活方式,包括获得食物和健康的教育资源在自由耻辱的环境中,是必不可少的学生达到他们的最高的个人和学术潜力,”她说。

"Stop & Shop is proud to support the efforts of New York Institute of Technology. No student should have to choose between food and an education," said Stefanie Shuman, Community Relations manager for Stop & Shop. “Some college students are worried about where their next meal will come from, and we want to help them to instead be able to focus on learning. This food pantry will allow New Y要么k Tech to help students succeed in the classroom.”

Stop & Shop in Greenvale, N.Y., less than one mile from New York Tech’s Long Island campus, is where Blake and her team will purchase food pantry items. New York Tech can reapply f要么 an additional in-kind donation annually, as needed.  

普遍的粮食不安全

根据全国高校和2019年进行的大学基本需求不安全报告,在123所院校调查的大学生45%的报道有粮食不安全超过30天。研究还发现自报不佳的身体健康,抑郁症的症状,以及更高的心理压力有统计显著的关系。粮食不安全也被发现有学术表现作为学生谁经验粮食不安全状况报告完成降低和信贷达标率的影响。

评价自己的学生的需求,纽约高科技进行的粮食不安全状况调查去年秋天。学生回答的,超过一半比他们认为他们应该有,由于在一个月的过程中没有足够的钱回答“是”吃具有较少的食物。在后续问题这个组中,以上的学生有四分之一表示,他们已经吃不到,他们认为他们应该在一个月10多天前,接受调查。

继续确保学生有机会获得他们所需要的卫生和健康食品,纽约科技正在努力争取更多的合作伙伴,主要是在长岛粮食银行和纽约市。

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