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2024 Hope Blooms Spring Benefit May 10th

Mark your calendar for our Spring Gala to support POTS! Honoring the Sisters of Charity of New York and the wonderful work they do to serve the community. Please join us on May 10th in celebrating POTS and its transformational impact on the lives of thousands of New Yorkers in need.

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POTS Junior Board Comedy Night | April 4

On April 4th, POTS’ Junior Board hosted the annual Comedy Night at the Broadway Comedy Club to raise awareness and funds. Back by popular demand, Chris Brown headlined this event along with a variety of talented comedians. More than 80 attendees helped us raise critical funds for low-income New Yorkers.

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POTS’ Annual Fall NYC Benefit

In 2023 POTS held its 5th Annual New York City Benefit Building a brighter future together and honored Maverick Capital Foundation a longtime supporter and partner of POTS in its fight against poverty and hunger in the Bronx. Save the date for October 16, 2024 for our next fall benefit,

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POTS’ Annual Harvest Dine-Around!

Don’t miss out on our most exciting culinary event this year! Sample a wide array of gourmet food, beverages, and desserts from some of the top country club chefs in Westchester. Featuring about 25 different tasting stations, there are enticing options for every palate.Save the date for Tuesday, November 12,

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2023 POTS Breakfast Forum

On December 6, POTS’ annual Breakfast Forum focused on the 2023 True Cost of Living Report, revealing that 50 percent of working-age New Yorkers cannot afford to live on what they earn. A high-level panel, moderated by POTS Executive Director Christina Hanson, discussed how this measure starkly contrasts with the

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The Recipe: A quarterly Newsletter

We proudly present our new quarterly newsletter, the Recipe. Please click here to enjoy these stories from our shared community and as always, thank you for being a part of the solution.

CBS-2 News Profiles POTS as part of "Unifying America" series

WCBS-TV’s Aundrea Cline-Thomas visited POTS on Tuesday, February 16th to profile POTS as part of the network’s “Unifying America” series about Americans finding common ground.  

Watch the story here directly on the CBS website.

Helping the Bronx Bounce Back on 10/22/20


On Thursday, October 22, at 7pm EST, POTS honored the resiliency of the people of the Bronx and telling the story of POTS. POTS stayed throughout the worst of the pandemic to help its community of over 30,000 low-income individuals and families. 

POTS live streamed Helping the Bronx Bounce Back on Thursday October 22nd at 7pm EST. View the recording and learn about the resilience of the people of the Bronx, our client community’s stories, and the showcase the tireless work of POTS – from its origins as a soup kitchen in 1982, to meeting the challenges of the current crisis.