Press Room

(November 2, 2015)
About 30,000 people in Pennsylvania could lose their food stamp benefits early next year
(September 30, 2015)
Deep poverty is measured as income of 50 percent or less of the poverty rate.  
(September 17, 2015)
Philadelphia remains the poorest of the nation's ten largest cities.
(September 11, 2015)
The Community Table was held ahead of the Papal visit.
(September 4, 2015)
Policy Manager Kathy Fisher's Op-Ed on the PA budget impasse
(August 31, 2015)
Hunger advocates hope Pope's visit brings change 
(August 28, 2015)
New food resource offers comprehensive map of emergency food providers in the city. 
(July 30, 2015)
Emergency Food Provider Report shows 9 out of every 10 providers either ran out of or had to provide less food last year.
(July 18, 2015)
Rep. Fitzpatrick visits Creekside Summer Camp, supports summer meals legislation
(July 18, 2015)
In Philadelphia, 22 percent of children are food-insecure. The city is hoping more families take advantage of free summer meals.
(June 24, 2015)
Find the nearest summer meals site by calling 1-855-252-MEAL
(June 5, 2015)
New report shows Pennsylvania still has room to grow in summer meals participation
(June 2, 2015)
Philadelphia powered the state's improvement
(May 21, 2015)
A look into SNAP use in the Philadelphia Latino community
(May 12, 2015)
Pennsylvania became 36th state to do away with asset test