Last week, City Harvest
, New York City’s largest food rescue organization, hosted City Harvest: The 2019 Gala and raised $4.1 million — enough to provide over 14 million meals to New Yorkers in need.Richard Gere
is Honored at City Harvest: The 2019 Gala
The electric-rock-themed event, which took place at Cipriani 42nd Street, was hosted by Chrissy Teigen
, TV host, model, and bestselling author, and Antoni Porowski
, Emmy Award-winning TV personality, actor, food expert, author and restaurateur. Both are members of City Harvest’s Food Council, a group of culinary experts and top chefs dedicated to supporting and spreading awareness of City Harvest’s mission.
The evening honored individuals who have shown tremendous commitment to supporting City Harvest’s work to feed the more than 1.2 million New Yorkers who struggle to put meals on their tables.
Richard Gere was presented with the Misook Doolittle Heart of the City Award. As an activist for humanitarian issues around the globe,