The Cox Foundation said the boxed meals will be provided to health workers at no cost. The food providers include chef Linton Hopkins, Fifth Group restaurants, Local Three restaurants, Bazati, TukTuk, Southern Proper Hospitality, Avalon Catering and Chez Montier Catering.
Emory Healthcare will coordinate weekly payments to the food service companies.
Earlier this month, the Cox Foundation committed up to $5 million to Emory Healthcare to purchase testing equipment for the coronavirus as it become available.
MORE: A map of coronavirus cases in Georgia
MORE: Real-time stats and the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak
Feed the Frontline
Our frontline health care providers are working around the clock, giving their all to treat COVID-19 patients — while also caring for non-COVID-19 patients with acute medical emergencies. Help Emory expand the Feed the Frontline program to even more Atlanta health care heroes by making your gift at www.emory.edu/feedthefrontline.