FreshDirect held a holiday food donation for Edenwald Houses residents at the Edenwald Community Center
Slick Rick Gives Back At FreshDirect Holiday Food Drive
Residents received many delicious holiday treats including spicy turkey masala.
FreshDirect partnered with legendary hip hop artist Slick Rick, NYCHA, and the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development on Saturday, December 22 to present a holiday food donation to Edenwald Houses residents at the Edenwald Community Center.
Slick Rick was eager to distribute a box of food and condiments courtesy of FreshDirect.
Census Partnership specialist Nicole Yearwood (l) and her colleague Deputy Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden educated the community about many government jobs currently available, both temporary and permanent.
(l-r) Longtime friend of Slick Rick Larry Scott Blackmon, FreshDirect vice president of Public Affairs; Councilman Andy King;Slick Rick; Deputy Borough President Scott-McFadden and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie welcomed residents to the holiday celebration.
Community volunteers helped distribute food to the rest of the Edenwald community.
Brian Melford, Councilman King’s budget director, volunteered his time helping Bronxites in need of some holiday cheer this season.
Posted 12:00 am, January 5, 2019