A new study finds that incentives to purchase fruits and vegetables help low-income families eat healthier
In conjunction with The Food Trust, support food pantries in West Philadelphia by purchasing and donating produce at Clark Park Farmers' Market! Your donation will make a fresh addition to a low-income family's holiday meal. The produce drive will run from 10am-2pm on Sat. Dec. 20. See you there! Questions?: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Eagles fans donate enough healthy food to serve Coalition's Green Light Pantries for several months
Eagles Care raised 3,200 lbs of healthy food for the Coalition's Green Light Pantries
Your donation can help struggling families put food on the table
The holiday season can mean deciding what to prepare for a special family meal. However, far too many people in our region struggle simply to have enough food to feed their families.
According to the US Census Bureau, 36 percent of children in Philadelphia now live in poverty. In fact, Philadelphia is the poorest of the nation's large cities.
#GivingTuesday promotes giving back to charitable causes around the world
By Alfred Lubrano
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday are about accumulating stuff.
Giving Tuesday is about giving back.
Tuesday is the third Giving Tuesday, a day dedicated to charitable giving throughout the world.
VIDEO: The Eagles partnership with the Coalition and other organizations is highlighted
By Miguel Marquez
The Coalition's relationship with the Philadelphia Eagles is highlighted, with a focus on the Green Light Pantry launched by the Coalition in 2013
Make healthy food and monetary donations online
What is #GivingTuesday?
Jon Dorenbos and the Eagles to raise healthy food for Green Light Pantries
November 5, 2014
By Tom Mahon
Jon Dorenbos, the Eagles' long-snapper who dabbles in magic, wants to make hunger disappear.
He and the Eagles have been partnering with the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger to promote a website that allows people to donate money that will be used to purchase healthy foods for the Green Light Pantry Program.
The website has a long address: yougivegoods.com/eaglesfooddrive2014.