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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at a press conference, holding up a pamphlet.
The city plans to expand and streamline its home-delivered meals system.
A person fills out a U.S. census form.
The Trump administration has asked for more time to return the latest population counts.
U.S. Capitol Building.
Advocates have also pushed for the charitable deduction to be expanded.
Person handing out food.
Food pantries, soup kitchens and other food providers have been shuttering in the past several weeks because of the COVID-19 crisis.
New York City Hall on a sunny day
Providers are now worried that other financial commitments to human services organizations won't be fulfilled.
The Tenement Museum, located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
Most are seeing major revenue losses and widespread layoffs.
Then-New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito visits students for the first day of the Summer Youth Employment Program in 2014.
Nonprofits operating the programs had already been hiring staff and preparing for the initiative.
Outside of U.S. Small Business Administration building.
Applicants face overwhelmed banks and fears that they won't be able to get funding in time.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at a March 29 press conference.
Human services organizations have asked for support to retain their staff.
Colvin Grannum, President of the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
A Q&A with the president of Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation.
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