HARLEM, NY — People today in Harlem who will need one thing to consume can uncover free, clean, nutritious foods in a new community fridge that opened this week.
The fridge is on West 134th Avenue in between Lenox Avenue and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard. It is operate by Harlem Grown, the nonprofit that has converted dozens of vacant loads into city farms, aiding nourish foods-insecure young children.
Stocked with produce, sealed retail outlet-bought products and even recipes, the fridge is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Neighborhood fridges commenced popping up all-around the city final calendar year as a way for New Yorkers to assistance their neighbors continue to be nicely-fed inspite of common position loss and sickness throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Other nearby fridges involve the Harlem Neighborhood Fridge at 116th Avenue and Manhattan Avenue Local community Fridge 120MMM at 86 West 120th St. and the Peoples Peoples Fridge at 908 St. Nicholas Ave.
To aid the fridge, donate to Harlem Grown or end by in person to fall off foodstuff merchandise.