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 – Agricultural Partnerships

August 12, 2020

  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 […]

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Pennsylvania Produce Month

August 3, 2020

August is “Produce Month” in Pennsylvania – a month-long celebration of locally grown vegetables sponsored by the Pennsylvania Vegetable Marketing and Research Program. This event is the perfect opportunity to recognize the millions of dollars […]

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Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section Donates $10,000 To Feeding PA

July 21, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PENNSYLVANIA BAR ASSOCIATION FAMILY LAW SECTION DONATES $10,000 TO FEEDING PA Pennsylvania Bar Association helping families facing food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Harrisburg, PA (July 22, 2020) – The Pennsylvania Bar Association […]

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Helping Harvest Fresh Food Bank: March – June Featured Work

June 25, 2020

Helping Harvest and The Reading Fightin Phils Team Up The Reading Fightin Phils went to bat for their neighbors in need. The team partnered with the Helping Harvest food bank to host a pop-up food distribution […]

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania: March – June Featured Work

June 25, 2020

Chef-made Meals Distributed in Erie County The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in major economic and social impacts. Due to social distancing guidelines, many states ordered the closure of all bars and restaurants. With shelter orders […]

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Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank: March – June Featured Work

June 25, 2020

Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank joined WNEP’s Special Edition of Feed A Friend With so many people out of work because of the COVID-19 pandemic, families who never had to ask for help before are […]

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