Not poor enough to where their enablers can't be discriminating in the kinds of foods that get donated to the starving masses:
New York City Anti-Salt Crusade Demands Gov't-Run Shelters Turn Away Donated Food
In New York's homeless shelters it'll be low-fat, low-saturated fat, low sodium, low cholesterol, foods that are high in vitamin A, vitamin C, iron, calcium, protein, and fiber only.
The compassionate Mayor Blumberg to those less fortunate: Eat this shit or die.
Either way, I feel good about myself.*
* The classic definition of the word "liberal."
** I once read of a starving man eating axle grease from a can just to stay alive. I'd say New York City's poor people, by comparison, are doing just fine.