Campaign Partners

A huge thank you to all who have contributed to the fight for universal free school lunch. 

We could not have done this without you.

  • Advocates for Children 

  • African American Clergy & Elected Officials Education Committee (AACEO)

  • Ali Cayne, Owner and Founder, Haven's Kitchen 

  • Alliance for Quality Education 

  • American Academy of Pediatrics New York Chapter 3 

  • Bed-Stuy Campaign Against Hunger 

  • Beth Hark Christian Counseling Center, Inc. 

  • B'nai Jeshurun

  • Borough President Eric Adams

  • Borough President Gale Brewer

  • Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.

  • Borough President Melinda Katz

  • Borough President James Oddo

  • Bronx Bethany Community Corporation 

  • Bronx Health Reach  

  • BronxWorks

  • Brooklyn Food Coalition 

  • Brooklyn Kindergarten Society  

  • Brooklyn Movement Center  

  • Cafeteria Culture

  • CAMBA  

  • Celebrevents 

  • Chhaya CDC 

  • Child Development Support Corporation 

  • Children's Aid Society 

  • Children’s Defense Fund - NY 

  • Citizens' Committee for Children 

  • City Harvest 

  • Coalition for Educational Justice 

  • Community Food Advocates 

  • Community Health Action of Staten Island 

  • Congregation Ansche Chesed 

  • Congregation Rodeph Sholom 

  • Corbin Hill Farms 

  • Council of School Supervisors and Administrators, Local 1: American Federation of School Administrators, AFL-CIO 

  • CUNY School of Public Health  

  • District Council 37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO

  • East New York Farms!

  • EcoStation 

  • El Puente 

  • Every Day is a Miracle, Inc.  

  • Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies  

  • First Corinthian Baptist Church Fishes and Loaves 

  • Food Bank for New York City 

  • FoodFight 

  • Food Research and Action Center 

  • Fort Greene Peace 

  • Goddard Riverside Community Center  

  • Good Shepherd Services 

  • Henry Street Settlement 

  • Hour Children 

  • Human Services Council of New York  

  • Hunger Action Network of NYS 

  • Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement House  

  • Jamaica Seventh Day Adventist Church 

  • Jan Poppendieck, Author, Free for All: Fixing School Food in America 

  • Judson Memorial Church 

  • Just Food 

  • Kolot Chayeinu/Voices of Our Lives 

  • Laurie M. Tisch Center for Food, Education & Policy at Teachers, College Columbia University  

  • Lazarus Project

  • Make the Road New York 

  • Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer 

  • Marion Nestle, Paulette Goddard Professor, NYU, Steinhardt School, Department of Nutrition, Food Studies & Public Health 

  • Met Council on Jewish Poverty 

  • Metropolitan NYC WIC Association

  • Middle Collegiate Church 

  • MinKwon Center for Community Action  

  • Mosholu Montefiore Community Center 

  • Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project 

  • National Council of Jewish Women New York

  • Neighborhood Family Services Coalition 

  • New York City Coalition Against Hunger  

  • New York City Coalition of Educational Justice

  • New York City Council Black, Latino/a, and Asian Caucus

  • New York City Progressive Caucus

  • New York City Council Member Inez Barron  

  • New York City Council Member Fernando Cabrera 

  • New York City Council Member Margaret Chin

  • New York City Council Member Andrew Cohen 

  • New York City Council Member Costa Constantinides 

  • New York City Council Member Robert Cornegy 

  • New York City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley 

  • New York City Council Member Laurie Cumbo 

  • New York City Council Member Maria del Carmen-Arroyo 

  • New York City Council Member Chaim Deutsch 

  • New York City Council Member Inez E. Dickens 

  • New York City Council Member Daniel Dromm 

  • New York City Council Member Rafael Espinal  

  • New York City Council Member Mathieu Eugene  

  • New York City Council Member Julissa Ferreras-Copeland

  • New York City Council Member Daniel Garodnick  

  • New York City Council Member Vincent Gentile 

  • New York City Council Member Vanessa L. Gibson 

  • New York City Council Member David G. Greenfield 

  • New York City Council Member Barry Grodenchik

  • New York City Council Member Corey Johnson 

  • New York City Council Member Ben Kallos 

  • New York City Council Member Andy King 

  • New York City Council Member Peter Koo 

  • New York City Council Member Karen Koslowitz 

  • New York City Council Member Rory Lancman 

  • New York City Council Member Brad Lander 

  • New York City Council Member Stephen Levin 

  • New York City Council Member Mark Levine 

  • New York City Council Member Alan Maisel 

  • New York City Council Member Carlos Menchaca 

  • New York City Council Member Rosie Mendez 

  • New York City Council Member I. Daneek Miller 

  • New York City Council Member Annabel Palma 

  • New York City Council Member Antonio Reynoso 

  • New York City Council Member Donovan Richards 

  • New York City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez 

  • New York City Council Member Deborah Rose 

  • New York City Council Member Helen Rosenthal 

  • New York City Council Member Rafael Salamanca

  • New York City Council Member Ritchie Torres 

  • New York City Council Member Mark Treyger 

  • New York City Council Member James Vacca 

  • New York City Council Member Paul Vallone 

  • New York City Council Member Mark Weprin  

  • New York City Council Member Jumaane D. Williams 

  • New York City Council Member Ruben Wills

  • New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito

  • New York City Food and Fitness Partnership 

  • New York City Food Forum

  • New York City Food Policy Center at Hunter College 

  • New York City LGBTQ Chamber of Commerce 

  • New York City Public Advocate Letitia James 

  • New York Common Pantry 

  • New York Faith and Justice 

  • New York State Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas  

  • New York State Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal  

  • New York State Senator Liz Krueger  

  • Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation 

  • Rachael Ray and her Yum-o! Organization 

  • Red Rabbit 

  • Resilience Advocacy Project

  • Robert Jackson, Former Chair, New York City Council Education Committee 

  • Romemu: Judaism for Body, Mind, Spirit 

  • School Food FOCUS 

  • Share Our Strength 

  • Silvia Center 

  • Single Stop USA 

  • Slow Food NYC 

  • Society for the Advancement of Judaism 

  • Southside United HDFC

  • Los Sures 

  • St. Nick's Alliance 

  • Students for Service

  • Sunnyside Community 

  • Teenergetic

  • The After School Corporation 

  • The Battery Conservancy  

  • The Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew  

  • The Coalition for Asian American Children and Families (CACF) 

  • The Fort Greene/Clinton Hill Community Food Council 

  • The New York Academy of Medicine

  • THE POINT Community Development Corporation  

  • The River Fund 

  • The Ryan Center 

  • Trinity Lutheran Church of Manhattan 

  • True Gospel Tabernacle 

  • UJA-Federation of NY 

  • United Community Centers/United Community Day Care Center 

  • United Federation of Teachers 

  • United Neighborhood Houses 

  • Union Settlement Association 

  • United Way of New York City 

  • Uniting Disabled Individuals, Inc. 

  • University Settlement 

  • Urban Youth Collaborative

  • Wellness In The Schools 

  • West End Presbyterian Church 

  • West Side Campaign Against Hunger 

  • WhyHunger 

  • Women’s City Club of New York 

  • YMCA of Greater New York 

  • YWCA of the City of New York

PARENT LEADERSHIP BODIES

  • The Chancellor’s Parent Advisory Council (CPAC)

  • The Education Council Consortium (ECC)

  • Citywide Council on High Schools (CCHS)

  • Citywide Council on Special Education (CCSE)

  • Citywide Council on English Language Learners (CCELL)

  • Brooklyn High School Presidents’ Council

  • Alumni/Senior Members, Borough High School Presidents’ Council of Brooklyn

  • Manhattan High School Presidents’ Council

  • Queens High School Presidents’ Council

  • Staten Island Federation of Parent Teacher Associations

  • Community Board 2 (Manhattan)

  • Community Education Council 1 -Manhattan

  • Community Education Council 2 -Manhattan

  • Community Education Council 3 -Manhattan

  • Community Education Council 4 -Manhattan 

  • Community Education Council 7 -Bronx

  • Community Education Council 8 -Bronx

  • Community Education Council 9 -Bronx

  • Community Education Council 11 -Bronx

  • Community Education Council 12 -Bronx

  • Community Education Council 13 -Brooklyn

  • Community Education Council 15 -Brooklyn

  • Community Education Council 16 -Brooklyn

  • Community Education Council 17 -Brooklyn 

  • Community Education Council 18 -Brooklyn 

  • Community Education Council 19 - Brooklyn

  • Community Education Council 20 -Brooklyn 

  • Community Education Council 21 -Brooklyn 

  • Community Education Council 23 -Brooklyn 

  • Community Education Council 26 –Queens

  • Community Education Council 28 -Queens

  • Community Education Council 30 -Queens

  • Community Education Council 31 -Staten Island

  • District 9 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • District 10 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • District 13 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • District 17 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • District 18 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • District 26 PTA Presidents’ Council

  • Academy of American Studies PTA, Queens

  • Baccalaureate School for Global Education PTA, Brooklyn

  • Bedford Academy High School Parent Teacher Association, Brooklyn

  • Bronx Leadership Academy High School PA, Bronx

  • Community School 55 PA, Bronx

  • Intermediate School 2 Parent Teacher Association, Staten Island  

  • IS 117 Joseph H. Wade PTA, Bronx

  • IS 259 Parent Teacher Association, Brooklyn

  • IS 313 School of Leadership and Development PA, Bronx

  • Mount Eden Children’s Academy PA, Bronx

  • MS 145 Arturo Toscanini PTA, Bronx

  • MS 327 PA, Bronx

  • MS 328 New Millennium Business Academy PA, Bronx

  • New Dorp High School Parent Teacher Association, Staten Island 

  • Park Slope Collegiate Parent Teacher Association, Brooklyn

  • PS 8 Robert Fulton School Parent Teacher Association Executive Board, Brooklyn

  • PS 9 Teunis G. Bergen School Parent Teacher Organization, Brooklyn

  • PS 20 The Clinton School Parent Teacher Association, Brooklyn

  • PS 35 Franz Siegel PTA, Bronx

  • PS 42 Calremont PTA, Bronx

  • PS 70 PA, Bronx

  • PS 109 Sedgwick PA, Bronx

  • PS 126 Dr. Marjorie H Dunbar PTA, Bronx

  • PS 144 Michelangelo PA, Bronx

  • PS 164 Parent Teacher Association, Brooklyn

  • PS 199 The Shakespeare School PTA, Bronx

  • PS 251 Paerdegat PTA, Brooklyn

  • PS/IS 266Q Parent Teacher Association, Queens

  • PS 443 Family School PTA, Bronx

  • PS 454 Mott Hall PTA, Bronx