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.

Feeding Pennsylvania Statement on the Release of the House of Representatives’ Updated HEROES Act

September 30, 2020

Statement Attributed to Jane Clements-Smith, Executive Director “Feeding Pennsylvania strongly supports the 15 percent benefit increase in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) included in the updated HEROES Act introduced in the House of Representatives. This […]

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Get #VoteReady, PA!

September 21, 2020

Why Voter Engagement? Hunger in America impacts every single congressional district in the country, and the millions of people who are struggling with hunger have many barriers in front of them that may discourage them […]

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Despite Cancelation, PSECU Chips In Golf Outing raises $40K for Beneficiary Feeding Pennsylvania

September 14, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Despite Cancelation, PSECU Chips In Golf Outing raises $40K for Beneficiary Feeding Pennsylvania  PSECU, Pennsylvania’s anytime, anywhere digital credit union, and its partners (listed above) raised more than $40K through the 2020 […]

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PA Produce Month: PASS Feature with Heritage Farm

August 20, 2020

  In 2011, Methodist Services revitalized 4 of its 22 acres to establish Heritage Farm. Heritage Farm is a community-based food system growing and providing fresh produce and offering hands-on education and life skills to […]

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Pennsylvania Produce

August 18, 2020

Now is the time to take advantage of all the delicious produce Pennsylvania has to offer.  Benefits to buying in season: -Tastes great -Less expensive -Supports local farmers -Packed with nutrition   What is in […]

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PA Produce Month: PASS Feature with Pennypack Farm & Education Center (PFEC)

August 17, 2020

Pennypack Farm & Education Center (PFEC) is a non-profit farm dedicated to increasing public understanding of the health, economic, ecological, and social issues involved in sustainable food systems. To learn more about PFEC, we spoke […]

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