Wrapping Up

After six weeks of sending meals to our frontline healthcare workers across the country, we have decided to wrap up. With food more regularly coming in to hospitals, and a funding slowdown, we have decided to shift to donating to nursing home employees in the NY/NJ area with our…

Daily Update: April 23, 2020

10,000 meals served. 10,000 healthcare workers who through being satiated were able to perform their life-saving duties more fully. 10,000 generous meals donated by funds from so many; small amounts at a time, in great thanks to these heroes. So long as the need is there, we…

Daily Update: April 21, 2020

Welcome back from Passover! Phase II is now just starting to roll out regularly scheduled deliveries at hospital units across the country. This week, we have already fed 410 new healthcare heroes, bringing our totals to: 6,340 healthcare heroes fed9,306 meals delivered178 hospital units served$74,251 raisedYou…

Daily Update: April 7, 2020

Tonight marks the end of Kosher19's Phase I. Starting with a single tweet from our founder, Bethany Mandel, just two weeks ago, this idea has blossomed into a national effort. What began as a way to pay for a single hospital's kosher-keeping staffs' meals has mobilized into volunteers, donors, restaurants,…

Daily Update: April 6, 2020

Today and tomorrow are the last days of Phase I -- where we accepted and fulfilled each and every order. We have been working behind the scenes to prepare for a larger rollout after Passover with regular deliveries according to a broad schedule. Another exciting announcement is that we have…

Daily Update: April 2, 2020

Systems Today the fulfillment team kept pushing out more deliveries as we cross into triple digits hospitals served! We worked internally on beefing up our systems, partner development, and putting new plans in place for post-Passover. You will hear more about our broader vision and implementation plan for phase two…

Daily Update: April 3, 2020

Phase IIAs we enter week two, I am reminded hour by hour of the important work we are all doing because of your generosity. Giving our frontline healthcare workers much-needed nourishment could be the difference between life and death for patients and caregivers alike. So far, we have made an…