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Food Bank Holiday Telethon

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Food Bank Annual Holiday Telethon
Wednesday, December 18th: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WPXI-TV, Channel 11

Join the Food Bank and WPXI news anchor Peggy Finnegan for the Food Bank Annual Telethon on Thursday, December 18th from 4-8 pm. Learn something about hunger in our region, make a donation or sign up to volunteer! 

All donations made to the Telethon will be matched by sponsor FedEx Ground!

The call-in phone number is 412-333-WPXI (9794)

And FedEx Ground has also pledged to match any donation made to the Food Bank - all December long (up to $15,000). This is a perfect way to have your end-of-year giving doubled!!!

Get Involved:

  • Donate Online: Or mail a check to GPCFB, 1 N. Linden Street, Duquesne, PA 15110.
  • Volunteer: Learn about the various opportunities to give your time.
  • Take Action: Advocating to end hunger is easy with the tools available through the Hunger Action Center. Sign up for alerts and email your legislator when hunger issues arise.
  • Host a Food Drive: Help restock our shelves for the hard winter months ahead.
  • Get Help: Everyone is feeling the pinch of the economy and the Food Bank is here to help, whether you need food stamps, a food pantry or information for a friend. Our online directory is a great resource for locating vital services to help you get back on your feet. Or, you can always call us at 412-460-3663, ext 456.

Thanks to everyone who makes the work we do possible. It is never okay for people to struggle with hunger, but the holidays can be especially hard.