Cranksgiving NYC 2014

Cranksgiving is a food drive on two wheels. Part bike ride, part scavenger hunt, and part charity, it has been held annually in New York City since 1999. There are now dozens of Cranksgivings across North America.

Last year in New York alone, over 350 riders collected a total of 1,445 pounds of canned goods, cranberry sauce, potatoes, stuffing, corn, pasta, baby food, pies, 7 turkeys  and 700 jars of baby food for for The Bowery Mission, Nazareth Housing & The New York Foundling.

All food donations will benefit The Bowery MIssion. Cranksgiving helps provide thousands of needy families across the country with a wealth of food during the week of Thanksgiving.

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GoFundMe Contributions will be donated to City Harvest to help feed the more than 1.4 million New Yorkers facing hunger. Twenty percent of funds raised will go to the New York Bike Messenger Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit entity which funds Cranksgiving and supports injured bikes messengers


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  • Robert Paz 
    • $250 
    • 72 mos
  • Lucy Hill  
    • $20 
    • 72 mos
  • Leah Rubin-Cadrain 
    • $50 
    • 72 mos
  • Joel Potischman 
    • $50 
    • 72 mos
  • Stephen B 
    • $30 
    • 72 mos
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Ken Stanek 
Brooklyn, NY
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