“So many people have reached out. They’ve lost their jobs, they’re worried about rent.”
City Harvest and other NYC food banks are providing kosher food to the growing number of food-insecure Jewish households this Thanksgiving.
Greenfield said that the activists’ “anti-Semitic” letter “calls into question the true motivation of this group.”
The Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty paid a combined $750,000 to two separate CEO’s while its revenue dropped by 30%.
The longtime advisor handpicked to take the new Met Council CEO’s City Council seat is the Met Council’s former director of external affairs.
Amid a leadership transition at the Met Council, the group’s finances are far worse than have been publicly acknowledged.
— William Rapfogel, who was sentenced to 3 1/3 years to 10 years in prison for stealing $9 million from the New York Jewish nonprofit he h…
Five years ago, the Met Council was one of the largest, most powerful charities in New York City. Today, it’s little but an afterthought.
New York City Councilman David Greenfield’s longtime adviser Kalman Yeger will inherit Greenfield’s ballot line.
The Met Council does not yet have approval from government monitors to hire David Greenfield, a member of the City Council, as its new CEO.