• Dec 02 2016

    Produce of the Month: Spaghetti Squash

    Look below for more information about spaghetti squash including: health benefits, general cooking tips, and recipes using spaghetti squash. Spaghetti squash has been a popular offering at the Food Bank’s Produce to People distributions across Southwestern Pennsylvania. Spaghetti squash is categorized as a winter squash, like acorn squash or butternut squash. However, spaghetti squash is...Read More

  • Nov 07 2016

    Produce of the Month: Cauliflower

    Look below to find more info about cauliflower including: health benefits, general cooking tips and some of the best Food Bank recipes that include cauliflower. While white cauliflower is the most common variety, this cousin of broccoli comes in all different colors of the rainbow, from orange and purple to vibrant green.  So, why is...Read More

  • Nov 01 2016

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites Newsletter | November 2016

    You can read the latest stories and updates here or download PDF here.    

  • Oct 05 2016

    Produce of the Month: Broccoli

    Look below to find more info about broccoli including: health benefits, general cooking tips and some of the best Food Bank recipes that include fresh broccoli. Broccoli may not seem like a fall vegetable, with its bright green florets that look like little trees, but in Southwestern Pennsylvania, we actually get two seasons worth of...Read More

  • Sep 13 2016

    Produce of the Month: Sweet Corn

    Look below to find more info about corn including: health benefits, general cooking tips and corn recipes as well as information about the Food Bank’s gleaning program. Labor Day may have come and gone, but we still have a few weeks of summer left and there is still lots of fresh corn-on-the-cob to be had!...Read More

  • Sep 09 2016

    WORLD VISION, KELVIN BEACHUM KICK OFF HUNGER ACTION MONTH IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA WITH NEW PARTNERSHIP

    WORLD VISION, KELVIN BEACHUM KICK OFF HUNGER ACTION MONTH IN SOUTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA WITH NEW PARTNERSHIP Feeding America® Network Food Banks across the Country Promote Hunger Action Month DUQUESNE, PA (September 9, 2016) — September is Hunger Action Month; a time to bring increased action and awareness to the issue of hunger in communities across the...Read More

  • Aug 22 2016

    Pittsburgh Steelers Sammie Coates teams up with Food Bank for ‘Scores for Kids’

    Pittsburgh Steelers Sammie Coates teams up with Food Bank for ‘Scores for Kids’ Pittsburgh, PA (August 22, 2016) — The beginning of football season creates a buzz of excitement in Pittsburgh and throughout Steelers Nation. This year it means so much more to families in need throughout southwestern Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates...Read More

  • Jul 12 2016

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites Newsletter | July 2016

    You can read the latest stories and updates here or download PDF here.

  • Jun 21 2016

    How One Dad is Helping Our Community

    “I truly believe that helping those in our community who need assistance is an obligation of our society.” -Dan McCaffrey This past weekend was Father’s Day, a day of golf and grilling, tools and ties. Our dads can be heroes, protectors, advice givers and champions. And come on, who doesn’t love a good dad joke?...Read More

  • Jun 17 2016

    Feed More Festival announces performance schedule featuring headliner, Cold War Kids

    Feed More Festival announces performance schedule featuring headliner, Cold War Kids Community unites to #FeedMorewithmusic Pittsburgh, PA (June 17, 2016) — When the gates open Sunday, July 17 at Stage AE for the Feed More Festival presented by People’s Natural Gas, and Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s largest fundraising event a host of exciting national...Read More

  • Jun 08 2016

    Produce of the Month: Strawberries

      Look below to find more info about strawberries including: health benefits, how to store, general cooking tips and strawberries recipes. Health Benefits to Strawberries: Great source of vitamin C, which helps keep our bodies healthy. Contains fiber, which helps regulate digestion and cholesterol levels. How to Store Strawberries: Store strawberries for 1-3 days in the fridge. If cut, store...Read More

  • May 20 2016

    Produce of the Month: Cabbage

      Look below to find more about cabbage including: health benefits, how to store, general cooking tips and cabbage recipes. Health Benefits to Cabbage: Excellent source of vitamin C, which helps keep our bodies healthy. Excellent source of vitamin K, which is necessary for blood clotting. Good source of potassium, which helps lower your blood pressure and your kidney health. Contains fiber, which...Read More