Press Room

(August 27, 2013)
Federal funding cuts to SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program, is likely to drive up need.
(August 12, 2013)
The loss is for a family of four each month. Nearly three million people in Pa. and N.J. stand to lose out.
(August 9, 2013)
A new report out of Washington says nearly 1.8 million Pennsylvanians will see a loss in federal food stamp benefits come fall–cutting roughly $36 per month for a family of four.
(August 7, 2013)
Needy Pennsylvanians will get less help buying groceries come November due to the expiration of a federal stimulus spending bump that has inflated food stamp payments.
(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.