Press Room

(September 18, 2014)
Philadelphia's poverty rate remains the highest among the nation's ten largest cities, despite dipping slightly to 26.3 percent.
(September 11, 2014)
Thanks to the Community Eligibility Provision, more students in Pennsylvania will receive free meals this school year
(September 4, 2014)
High rates of hunger persisted in the United States in 2013, with 49 million Americans unable to consistently eat nutritious food.    
(August 18, 2014)
A nationwide study released today by the nonprofit group Feeding America reveals that in the daily scramble for food, about 1 in 7 Americans now rely on local aid programs.
(August 1, 2014)
People in need who walk into a new kind of food pantry in Philadelphia are walking out with bags full of food they can be sure will be good for their families.