Press Room

(August 2, 2013)
All SNAP participants in the United States--47 million Americans--will see a cut in food assistance in November, equal to 21 lost meals per month for a family of four, according to the USDA.
(July 30, 2013)
Many children whose schools provide their only dependable source of nutritious meals go hungry during the summer when school is out. That needs to change.
(July 29, 2013)
Summer feeding programs tackling hunger are seeing unprecedented demand.
(July 29, 2013)
In what advocates for the poor perceive as a puzzling irony, a Republican lawmaker from western Pennsylvania has embarked on a statewide tour to examine and discuss poverty.
(July 21, 2013)
An unpaid neighborhood do-gooder, Cooper-Chamberlain distributes free lunch every day at noon during the summer, when school lunches are unavailable.