+-

Spare Change NYC app works to end hunger in NYC

The app also rewards users for their philanthropy

The app also rewards users for their philanthropy by offering things like free drinks, appetizers, and even money off the bill. (May 1, 2014 9:57 PM)

A young Bronx resident created an app to help end hunger in New York City.

Andra Tomsa created the app Spare Change NYC. The app asks New Yorkers to round up their bill when they are out eating or drinking to then donate the money to the Food Bank for New York.

The food bank is then able to take every dollar and convert it into four meals for hungry New Yorkers.

The app also rewards...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12