NBC4 Interviews NYCP Guest Jose Garcia on Immigrant Hunger Pains

“The NY Common Pantry in East Harlem has also noticed a downturn. Jose Garcia, a retired father from the Dominican Republic, says this pantry ‘helps his budget.’ Garcia says he no longer encounters some of his fellow immigrants on the food line. He says he worries about some of them who are collecting bottles and cans instead to make ends meet.”

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by Melissa Russo