The city's cab drivers pick up boxes at nine distribution sites and make drop-offs to people on a list compiled by the city.
Each route has about 6-stops, and the cabbies earn $53 per route.
"The people get stuck at home, and they have no food, no jobs, no nothing," said taxi driver Adel Jelassi. "You are helping them and the city helping us, and we help each other."
The program is very popular with taxi drivers, and they often wait hours in line to get the work.
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