In the News

Our nine member food banks are constantly working to reduce hunger and food insecurity in Pennsylvania. Below, read the latest news about hunger relief efforts throughout the state.

MARC Member Spotlight: City Harvest

February 2, 2021

When Feeding Pennsylvania began the development phase of creating the MARC in June of 2016, City Harvest was one of many food banks who saw the value of a regional produce cooperative in the northeast […]

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HPI Success Story with Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania

January 28, 2021

About Union City Food Pantry Union City Food Pantry is a partner agency of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania. As a food pantry, they help provide much needed food and supplies for […]

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HPI Success Story with Philabundance

January 11, 2021

About Lifewerks Lifewerks is a nonprofit that encourages volunteering in those they serve. Using roughly 10,000 volunteer hours, they are able to supply around $100,000 worth of food and serve 15,000 people in various programs […]

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What is Contract Planting?

January 4, 2021

In Pennsylvania, there are more than 52,000 farms spanning over 7.3 million acres across the state. With this abundance of resources, there should be no reason anyone should be struggling with hunger, yet more than […]

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HPI Success Story with PA Eats

December 18, 2020

  About Pennsylvania Healthy Pantry Initiative (PA HPI) Through the Pennsylvania Healthy Pantry Initiative (PA HPI), Feeding Pennsylvania works with our member food banks to increase healthy food and beverage options available in food pantries. […]

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2020 Highlights: 15 Positive Things that Happened at Feeding PA this Year

December 14, 2020

The past year has been unlike anything we’ve ever seen before, and it has affected all of us in so many ways. Although it was a year of growth and providing more meals to our neighbors than […]

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