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Soup Kitchen Cook Faces 'Iron Chef' Challenge Three Times a DayDNAinfo New York, 3/31/2014

Lehman OK's New Cabin RequestPocono Record, 3/27/2014

Winter Homeless Outreach: Working to get the Homeless out of the ColdAl Jazeera America, March 2014

The Kelly Gang St. Patrick's Day Benefit, Fox5, 3/10/14

The Bowery Mission's 15th Annual Valentine Gala, Gotham Magazine, 3/7/14

New York Today: Seeking the Homeless, The New York Times City Room, 2/28/14

NY Food Pantries Feel the Pain of Food Stamp Cuts, Epoch Times, 1/24/14

The Bowery Mission Sheltering Hundreds During Cold Snap; No One Turned Away, Bowery Boogie, 1/08/14

It’s Movie Night at The Bowery Mission, Bedford+Bowery New York Magazine, 1/07/14

Record freeze extends to eastern U.S., at least 6 dead, Reuters, 1/07/14

Homeless in Frigid Cold, 96.7 K-LOVE, 1/06/14

A Community of Homelessness, Our Town Downtown, 1/02/14

The Bowery and the Blizzard, 96.7 K-LOVE, 1/02/14



Bowery Missionary, Our Town Downtown, 12/26/13

Volunteers Serve Homeless At Bowery Mission For Christmas, NY1, 12/25/13

Christmas Spirit at the Bowery Mission, NBC4 New York, 12/25/13

New York Sports and Beyond (Segment: Helping New York's Homeless) (Interview begins at 7:11) ESPN Radio, 12/14/13

NYC homeless shelters packed as frigid temps send NYC into ‘Code Blue’, Pix 11, 12/12/13

The Bowery Mission - BTR Pulse, BTRtv, November 2013

Thanksgiving Unites Struggling NYC Families Who Survived a Tough Year, NY Daily News, 11/29/13

Sorry, Morrissey, The Bowery Mission Served 540 Turkeys to 7,000 people yesterday, Bedford+Bowery New York Magazine, 11/29/13

Bowery Mission Continues Tradition of Serving Poor and Homeless on Thanksgiving, NY1 News, 11/29/13

The Bowery Mission Feeding Hungry New Yorkers on Thanksgiving, WPIX-11, 11/28/13

Mayor Bloomberg Spends Last Thanksgiving in Office Helping Those in Need, CBS-2, 11/28/13

Bowery Mission Feeding Thousands of Hungry New Yorkers, WABC - 7, 11/28/13

John Liu Volunteers to Bring Relief to the Bowery (in Chinese), The World Journal, 11/28/13

Roast Turkey and Pumpkin Pie for Americans (in Slovenian), TV Slovenia, 11/28/13

How Do the Homeless and Orphans Celebrate the Holiday?, The Christian Post, 11/28/13

New York Today: Feeding Stomachs and Souls, The New York Times, 11/27/13

Bowery Mission Prepares for Busiest Day of the Year, NY1, 11/27/13

The Bowery Mission to Serve Meals All Day Thanksgiving With the Help of 600 Volunteers, The Christian Post, 11/27/13

Bowery Mission Hace Que Miles Tengan Su Cena de Accion de Gracias (In Spanish), NY1 Noticias, 11/27/13

Christian Rescue Missions Set to Feed Thousands of Poor, Homeless for Thanksgiving, The Christian Post, 11/25/13

Soup kitchens and food pantries dream of year-round generosity in the season of giving, Metro, 11/25/13

Christian Rescue Missions Set to Feed Thousands of Poor, Homeless for Thanksgiving, The Christian Post, 11/25/13

A Veteran Chef Serves New Crowd, The Wall Street Journal, 11/24/13

Crunch Time for Local Charities, Our Town Downtown, 11/20/13

Katie Couric brings burritos to Bowery Mission, NY Post, 11/15/13

New York Cares Launches 25th Annual Coat Drive: 100 Coats Handed Out To Residents At Bowery Mission, CBS New York, 11/12/13

Commissioner Kelly helps kick off ‘Super Community’ coat drive amid frigid temps, Pix11, 11/12/13

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, Jets' owner Woody Johnson kick off 25th annual New York Cares Coat Drive, News 12 The Bronx, 11/12/13

Local camp has provided a summer retreat for 60 years, Bowery Mission offers week of fun, faith for inner-city kids, Pocono Record, 8/16/13

Importers donate citrus to The Bowery Mission, Produce Plaza, 7/22/13

South African summer citrus plays lead role in Mandela International Day, The Produce News, 7/20/13

Bowery Mission Receives South African Oranges On Mandela-Themed Day Of Service, NY1, 7/18/13

Shelter space crunch: More than 50,000 are homeless in NYC, and they’re not all from here, Pix11, 4/1/13

Homelessness numbers reach record highs, Washington Square News, 3/27/13 

Bowery Mission’s Valentine gala raised almost $810,000 for New Yorkers in need, New York Beacon, 3/7/13 

Don’t walk by: Homeless ministries complete project to canvass every block in Manhattan, as new numbers show homelessness in New York reaching record highs, World Magazine, 3/7/13

Judith Light Introduces Sandra Lee at the Bowery Mission, Huffington Post Huffpost Impact, 2/22/13

City in Need: New York’s homeless struggle, Metro, 2/21/13

Liz Smith: A Good Day...,New York Social Diary, 2/19/13

Homeless Outreach Steers Manhattan's Severely Needy Away From The Streets, NY1, 2/17/13

NYC Group Walks to End Homelessness, EbruNews, 2/16/13

Evening Hours: Wearing of the Red, Celebrating Chinese New Year and Valentine's Day, The New York Times, 2/17/13  (6 photos in lower right corner)

Ed Morgan on The Rita Cosby Show, WOR 710, 2/15/13

Brian Johannson on The John Gambling Show, WOR 710, 2/15/13 

Big Hearts and Stars for Valentine’s Day, Red Girls Salon, Written by Dee Dee Benkie: Fox News Commentator, 2/15/13

Food guru Sandra Lee to be honored for her volunteer work at The Bowery Mission, AMNY, 2/14/13

Sandra Lee on The Rita Cosby Show, WOR 710, 2/13/13

Bowery Mission celebrates Valentine's Day,, 2/10/13

Catholic Online Exclusive - An interview with the Bowery Mission, Catholic Online, 2/5/13

NYC Homeless Campaign 'Don't Walk By' Teaches to Not Ignore City's Poor, The Christian Post, 2/5/13 

Private Missions Restoring Hope to NYC's Homeless, CBN News US, 2/3/13

The Bowery Mission Acquires 315 East 115th Street for $5.3M, Commercial Observer, 1/29/13


Residents of Far Rockaway who suffered the effects of Hurricane Sandy receive supplies and food from the Bowery Mission’s drive, Jewish World, 1/18/13




Bowery Mission offers healing to women in Harlem, Amsterdam News, 12/28/12

Bowery Mission provides food and shelter for holiday

Bowery Mission provides food and shelter for holiday, Fox5 Good Day, 12/25/12 

The Bowery Mission Braces for Winter, The Local East Village, 12/21/12

United Way Awards Grant To Bowery Mission, NY1, 12/7/12

Rangel and Ray Kelly join mission to open transitional home in Harlem, Beacon, 11/29/12

Bowery Mission commemorates 8th annual Celebration of Hope Auction, Beacon, 11/29/12

United Way Will Give Grants To Some Charities Affected By Sandy, NY1, 11/28/12

Learning lessons on Skid Row; Family spends Thanksgiving at the Bowery, Portage Daily Register, 11/28/12 

Bowery Mission Opens Women’s Shelter in Harlem, Bowery Boogie, 11/27/12

Thanksgiving at The Bowery Mission, Metro, 11/23/2012

Food Banks Face Empty Larders, The Wall Street Journal, 11/22/2012

The Bowery Mission Offers True Life Transformation on Thanksgiving and Year-Round, The Christian Post, 11/22/2012

Bowery Mission Brightens Thanksgiving in Far Rockaway, NY1, 11/22/2012

Day to Reflect After Bearing Storm’s Wrath, The New York Times, 11/22/2012

Voluntarios de Mision Bowery Ayudaron a Distribuir a Alimentos en Far Rockaway (in Spanish), NY1, 11/22/2012

City Outreach Efforts Abound This Thanksgiving, NY1, 11/22/2012

Happy Thanksgiving from Martin Bashir, MSNBC, 11/22/2012

Americani Praznujejo Zahvalni Dan (in Slovenian), TV Slovenija, 11/22/2012

Bowery Mission Opens Manhattan's Only Faith-Based Women's Shelter, The Christian Post, 11/21/2012

Femi Redwood for Ebru News: The Bowery Mission, Ebru News, Aired 11/21/2012

NYC Mission Says Thanksgiving a Time to Bless Our Neighbors and Our City, The Christian Post, 11/20/2012

Downtown Organizations Help with Hurricane Relief, New York Press, 11/8/2012

Post-Sandy, Bowery Mission and Other Shelters Kept Up Their Good Work, The Local East Village (NY Times), 11/6/2012

City's displaced and homeless facing another storm this week, many without heat, Metro, 11/6/2012

Charitable Organizations Offer Storm Relief (video), NY1's Inside City Hall, 11/5/2012

Southern Tier Donations Arrive In NYC (video), WENY-TV News, 11/5/2012

Feeding the hungry, World Magazine, 11/5/2012

Hain Celestial CEO Irwin Simon discusses his relief support of The Bowery Mission (video), Mad Money with Jim Cramer - CNBC, 11/5/2012

Storm Impact Lingers, Signs of Life Emerge, The Wall Street Journal, 11/3/2012

Celebrity chef Sandra Lee lends hand after Sandy, NY Daily News, 11/3/2012

Governor: Progress Seen As Power And Transit Systems Light Back Up, NY1, 11/3/2012

Rescuing the Rescuers, Utica Observer Dispatch, 11/2/2012

Manhattan Homeless Shelters Serve Those Displaced by Hurricane Sandy, Everyday Christian, 11/2/2012

After Sandy, World Magazine, 10/30/2012


The Heart Behind The Bowery Mission Women's Center, New York Daily News, 7/28/2010 (Download PDF)

New York City Urban Project and The Bowery Mission (with video),, 4/22/2010

Something Different, World Next Door magazine, 3/25/2010

Women Shaping History: Veronica Kelly, Education Update, 3/2010 (Download PDF)

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Hearts and Flowers, The New York Times, 2/14/2010 (Download PDF)


Hard Luck Thanksgiving For Some, New York Daily News, 11/27/2009

Troubled Souls Find Redemption at New York City's Bowery Mission Chapel (with video), Fox News, 11/26/2009

A Commissioner and a Congresswoman Serve Thanksgiving Meals, LIFE, 11/26/2009

The Spirit of This Season: Be Thankful, Spend Less, USA Today, 11/25/2009

Katie Couric's Notebook: The Bowery Mission (with video), CBS News, 11/24/2009 (Download PDF)

Bowery Chapel's Centennial Marks Mission Milestone, The Villager, 11/18/2009 (Download PDF)

More New Yorkers Seeking Food Assistance (with video), NY1, 11/16/2009

Bowery Mission Featured: AmeriCAN Family's Mission to Serve (with video), ABC Good Morning America, 10/30/2009

Bowery Chicken by Chef Clyde Edey (with video), Fox 5 News, 10/12/2009

A Constant Christian Presence, WORLD, 10/10/2009 

With Art, Music, History, Mission Marks Milestone, The Villager, 9/30/2009

Anne Graham Lotz: Nothing God Won't Forgive, Christianity Today, 9/3/2009

Veronica Kelly Cooks Lasagna in The Bowery Mission Apron (with video), Fox 5 Good Day New York, 5/7/2009

Main Street NYC: The Bowery, Manhattan, WNYC News Blog, 3/20/2009

From Ranks of Jobless, A Flood of Volunteers, The New York Times, 3/16/2009 (Download PDF)

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Waltzing Away, The New York Times, 2/15/2009 (Download PDF)


Hunger Jumps as City Copes with Hard Times, Metro, 7/16/2008

How Much Food Does America Waste? (with video), NBC, "TODAY," 6/24/2008

Students on Spring Break Skip Cabo to Serve at The Bowery Mission, Bloomberg News, 3/28/2008

Google Reaches Out (with video), MobLogic.TV Daily with Lindsay Campbell, 3/24/2008

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Remembrances, The New York Times, 2/24/2008 (Download PDF)

Seeing the Unseen (with video), ABC News Now with Charlie Gibson, 2/11/2008

Making Eye Contact: Seeing the Overlooked, City Limits, 2/4/2008

New Photo Exhibit Highlights the Faces of Homelessness (with video), NY1 News, 1/23/2008

Graphic Content, TimeOut New York, 1/17/2008 (Download PDF)


Building Up the Bowery (with audio), The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC New York Public Radio, 12/21/2007

The End of the Road, David Goodwillie, 12/7/2007 (Download PDF)

Thanksgiving Means Giving Back (with video), ABC, "Good Morning America," 11/22/2007

NY Mets Manager Willie Randolph Visits The Bowery Mission,, 11/19/2007

At the Bowery Mission, Songs of Faith and Redemption, The New York Times, 6/26/2007 (Download PDF)

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Winter Palaces, The New York Times, 2/18/2007 (Download PDF)


Giants Give Thanks, Give Back,, 11/15/2006

Tech-Saavy Homeless Stay Connected, ABC News, 8/11/2006

Comfort and 2nd Chances, The New York Times, 7/15/2006 (Download PDF)

Glad to Be Off the Street, But Still in Need of a Gift or Two, The New York Times, 7/15/2006 (Download PDF)

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Warm Receptions, The New York Times, 2/19/2006 (Download PDF)

Homeless Women On The Rise In New York, WNYC New York Public Radio, 1/27/2006 (Download PDF)


Willie Serves Up Mets Optimism, New York Daily News, 12/20/2005 (Download PDF)

Reaching Out to the Displaced & Unlucky, New York Daily News, 11/25/2005 (Download PDF)

Lens; Observance; A Once Homeless Woman Leads A Daily Prayer Service, The New York Times, 9/07/2005 (Download PDF)

Women Find New Hope at Center, New York Daily News, 7/2/2005 (Download PDF)


Blessingdales, Where the Willing and Able Help the Down and Out, The New York Times, 5/30/2004 (Download PDF)

Bowery Mission Gala in Evening Hours; Passions, The New York Times, 2/14/2004


Love & Caring - On a Plate, New York Daily News, 11/28/2003

A Clinic Where Simple Gifts Add Up, The New York Times, 6/23/2003 (Download PDF)

On the Bowery With a Mission, New York Daily News, 5/5/2003


Mayor Warms Winter, Newsday, 12/3/2002 (Download PDF)

Ruling the Roast, The New York Times, 11/27/2002 (Download PDF)


Restoration Job, The New York Times, 11/22/2001 (Download PDF)


Warming Up In The Bowery, The New York Times, 12/1/2000 (Download PDF)

Corporate Communion, Forbes Magazine, 4/3/2000 (Download PDF)


Graduating With Honor After Rebuilding Their Lives, The New York Times, 9/28/1997

Pep Talks With A Higher Purpose, The New York Times, 6/20/1997