• Sep 05 2017

    Don’t let Congress slash food assistance

    September is Hunger Action Month. Yet the U.S. House of Representatives is getting ready to vote on a bill that could significantly increase food insecurity in America. We need you to contact your Representative today and tell them that during Hunger Action Month we should be protecting effective programs that provide nutritious food to our neighbors...Read More

  • May 24 2017

    Federal budget to take millions of meals away from Americans

    President’s budget makes massive cuts food assistance programs. President Trump’s budget proposal includes major cuts to vital programs that would harm the people we serve who are at risk of hunger. Federal nutrition programs are critical to making sure these families can put food on the table.  Cutting funding to these programs would allow our neighbors...Read More

  • Feb 24 2017

    Ask your members of Congress to protect nutrition programs

    Make your voice heard. With the new administration and Congress already hinting at cuts to programs like the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/food stamps), we need our Food Bank supporters to contact their members of Congress to tell them that no one should go hungry in America. Send a quick email. Give two minutes of...Read More

  • Mar 24 2015

    Join us for a national call-in day today!

    Join advocates across the nation for a call-in day today! This week, the U.S. House and Senate are expected to vote on budget resolutions that include severe cuts to programs that provide nutrition assistance for low-income Americans. Send a strong message to our members of Congress. Let them know that you agree with the majority...Read More

  • Mar 18 2015

    30 Seconds to Support SNAP

    Have half a minute to spare today?   Use those 30 seconds to speak out against hunger and support SNAP! The U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee presented their proposed budget yesterday – and it doesn’t look good for Americans in need of food assistance. The Senate Budget Committee is expected to present their proposed...Read More

  • Dec 29 2014

    5 Ways You Fought Hunger in 2014

    THANK YOU! We want to extend a big thank you to everyone who spoke out against hunger in 2014.  The past year has brought with it a few challenges, but also several successes in the fight against hunger – none of which would have been possible with you. Let’s keep the momentum going into 2015...Read More

  • Oct 30 2014

    Thousands of Indiana County Residents Eligible for SNAP Benefits

    Thousands of Indiana County Residents Eligible for SNAP Benefits Southwestern Pennsylvania Food Security Partnership provides assistance with application process for families and individuals PITTSBURGH (October 30, 2014) – Thousands of households in Indiana County are eligible to receive food assistance benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known as SNAP, but 61 percent of...Read More

  • Oct 30 2014

    Thousands of Cambria County Residents Eligible for SNAP Benefits

    Thousands of Cambria County Residents Eligible for SNAP Benefits Southwestern Pennsylvania Food Security Partnership provides assistance with application process for families and individuals PITTSBURGH (October 30, 2014) – Thousands of households in Cambria County are eligible to receive food assistance benefits through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known as SNAP, but 43 percent of...Read More

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