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Welcome to Chinatown

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***Please note as of June 21st, 2020, we are no longer running the Feed Our Heroes initiative. Any donations received moving forward will be re-allocated to other Welcome to Chinatown initiatives that aid Chinatown businesses. Thank you in advance for your continued support! ****

Welcome to Chinatown is organizing this fundraiser to say THANK YOU to the essential workers keeping the greatest city in the world running. Donations will be used to purchase and deliver meals from New York City Chinatown restaurants to essential workers. Help Chinatown help our heroes! 

Daily deliveries began the week of April 6th and will continue as long as we have the money to fund this while NYC PAUSE is in effect.  Please consider visiting our page on a weekly basis and making this a recurring donation. 100% of all proceeds will go towards purchasing meals.

To stay updated on the progress of our deliveries, follow us on Instagram at @welcome.tochinatown or subscribe to our newsletter at

If you have a message of positivity and gratitude you would like us to pass along, please write in the comments of your donation and we will include it with that week's delivery.

Essential Organizations Receiving Donated Meals
1. New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
2. Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
3. Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler
4. Montefiore Medical Center - Moses
5. Montefiore Children's Hospital
6. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
7. NYU Langone - Main Campus
8. Mount Sinai Hospital
9. Mount Sinai West
10. Mount Sinai Warehouse
11. Mount Sinai Queens
12. Kings County Hospital
13. SUNY - University Hospital of Brooklyn
14. Richmond University Medical Center in Staten Island
15. Memorial Sloan Kettering
16. Elmhurst Hospital
17. Maimonides Medical Center
18. Bellevue Hospital
19. Coney Island Hospital
20. NYC Guardian Angels
21. C-Town Supermarket @ St. James Place

Participating Chinatown Restaurants
1. Grand Seoul 
2. Rabbit House
3. Tonii's Fresh Rice Rolls
4. Thailicious NYC
5. Cha Chan Tang
6. Yi Fang Taiwan Fruit Tea
7. Kong Sihk Tong
8. Nyonya Malaysian Cuisine
9. Wok Wok Southeast Asian Kitchen
10. NB Wing Wong
11. Sai Gon Dep
12. Tofu Tofu
13. My Food House
14. Soft Swerve
15. Noree Thai Bazaar
16. 21 Shanghai House
17. Asia Roma
18. Aux Epices
19. Taiwan Bear House
More to be added

Are you an essential business interested in receiving a delivery, or are you a Chinatown restaurant open and available to fulfill donation orders? 
Please contact us at [email redacted]

Welcome to Chinatown is a grassroots initiative to support Chinatown businesses following the rapid decline in business as a result of COVID-19 and increased xenophobia. Welcome to Chinatown serves as a free voice to generate much needed momentum for one of New York City's most vibrant neighborhoods, and offers resources to launch a new revenue stream during this unprecedented time. We're here to help say Chinatown will always be open for business.


  • Helen Seachrist
    • $50 
    • 2 yrs
  • Casey Adams
    • $40 
    • 2 yrs
  • Anonymous
    • $50 
    • 3 yrs
  • Anonymous
    • $25 
    • 3 yrs
  • Joanne Chu
    • $100 
    • 3 yrs

Fundraising team (10)

Welcome to Chinatown
New York, NY
PPF FBO Welcome to Chinatown
Alan Chan
Team member
Alison Lee
Team member
Astisya Siswanto
Team member
Hoang Mai Phung
Team member

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