COVID Updates

Feeding Pennsylvania promotes and aids our member food banks in securing food and other resources to reduce hunger and food insecurity in their communities and across Pennsylvania.

USDA Awards Mid-Atlantic Regional Co-Op (MARC) Box Contract

May 12, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   USDA Awards Mid-Atlantic Regional Co-Op (MARC) Box Contract $3.7 Million Awarded to Distribute Produce Boxes for the Mid-Atlantic Region.   HARRISBURG, Pa. (May 11, 2020) — The Mid-Atlantic Regional Cooperative (MARC) […]

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Feeding Pennsylvania Responds to Urgent COVID-19 Need, Joining #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity

April 27, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HARRISBURG, Pa. (April 27, 2020) — Feeding Pennsylvania is responding to meet the needs of our member food banks during the Covid-19 Pandemic by participating in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity […]

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LEGAL PENNSYLVANIA SKILL DONATES $250,000 TO FEEDING PA

April 9, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Donation provides 750,000 meals for families facing food insecurity during pandemic economic hardship HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Skill, whose skill games are manufactured by Pace-O-Matic and Miele Manufacturing, today donated $250,000 to Feeding […]

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USDA Approves Statewide Plan for Disaster Food Distribution

March 30, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE USDA Approves Statewide Plan for Disaster Food Distribution Pennsylvania Food Banks Receive Waivers to Serve Those Adversely Impacted by COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts HARRISBURG, Pa. (March 30, 2020) — Following a statewide advocacy […]

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Should I host a food drive?

March 27, 2020

Feeding Pennsylvania is discouraging traditional food drives in order to better allocate employee and volunteer time to mission-critical activities like packing food boxes, sorting bulk produce, and conducting enhanced cleaning procedures. Rather than bringing people […]

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Feeding Pennsylvania COVID-19 Updates

March 24, 2020

Last Updated: April 6, 2020 Feeding Pennsylvania Updates: Feeding Pennsylvania Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic Feeding Pennsylvania and Hunger-Free Pennsylvania: A Message from our Executive Directors USDA Approves Statewide Plan for Disaster Food Distribution Should […]

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