Meals are prepared for people to receive at the Thessalonica Christian Church during a distribution on October 22, 2020, in New York City. The Bronx, a borough which has long struggled with poverty, has been especially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The official unemployment rate in the Bronx is approximately 21%, while the unofficial number is presumed to be almost twice that. With many residents unable to afford health care and being home to a significant amount of front-line workers, the Bronx has the highest COVID-19 death rate in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)