Yankee pitcher and councilwoman team up to promote the city’s free summer meals program at Mullaly Pool

Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson and former New York Yankee pitcher Mike Torrez with some of the people that attended the End Hunger Event.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

New York Yankee great Mike Torrez and Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson joined local advocates to help promote the city’s free summer meals program for children by serving lunch to young people at the Mullaly Pool on Tuesday, July 21. The event was co-hosted with support from the Department of Education, Parks Department, Share Our Strength, the New York City Coalition Against Hunger, and the American Dairy Association & Dairy Council.

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