• Aug 28 2015

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites From the Food Bank

    FOCUS ON: September is Hunger Action Month Hunger Action Month is a nationwide campaign, organized by Feeding America, to mobilize the public to take action on the issue of hunger.Join your community all Spoontember™ long for #HungerAction with our daily calendar. Take Action!   Food Bank Friend Jeremy Suschak Chats Charity Golf We recently asked a great friend of the Food...Read More

  • Jun 29 2015

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites From the Food Bank

    Words From Lisa “For the past 20 years, the annual Pittsburgh Blues Festival has supported our mission by inviting the community to a fun and entertaining event that also is our biggest single fundraiser.”    “It’s three days of great music that also serves to call attention to the many friends and neighbors in our...Read More

  • Jun 02 2015

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites from the Food Bank

    FOCUS ON: Kids Did you know that 1 in 5 children in the Food Bank’s service area are food insecure? Undernourished children are at risk of serious health, social and educational problems carrying into adulthood. You can find out more about childhood hunger here on our website. Join the Food Bank and ensure that all children have access...Read More

  • Jun 01 2015

    Fighting Hunger with the One-Two Punch

    Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather may not have delivered as many punches as audiences had hoped for, but this year the General Assembly at least can deliver a huge “one-two punch” in the fight against hunger. First, hit ‘em with the jab — a $21 million appropriation for the State Food Purchase Program (SFPP). Over...Read More

  • Apr 28 2015

    F.R.E.S.H. Bites from the Food Bank

    FOCUS ON: Our Volunteers Letter Carrier. Advocate. Volunteer. Meet our good friend, Chuck. For the past 23 years, Chuck has spearheaded ‘Stamp Out Hunger’, the national letter carriers food drive at the McKeesport branch.  Each year in May, Chuck oversees the collection of thousands of non-perishable items from more than 87,000 homes throughout the communities...Read More

  • Apr 16 2015

    Making Sense of ‘Map the Meal Gap’ 2015

    Tackling the issue of hunger is both challenging and inspiring — it’s why we work tirelessly at Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank to feed people in need and mobilize our community to eliminate hunger. The release of this year’s Map the Meal Gap data is a stark reminder of our challenge and the need for...Read More

  • Mar 30 2015

    Greg Phillips: I am a volunteer.

    My name is Greg Phillips and I’m a volunteer. I was born and raised in the Pittsburgh area. My passions include the outdoors, music, reading, my friends and family, and it turns out volunteer work. In the past, I think I probably viewed volunteer work as something I did; now, however, I view it as...Read More

  • Dec 29 2014

    YOU make it possible to feed those in need

    The Food Bank works year-round to provide food assistance to people in need. You make it possible! Please let President & CEO, Lisa Scales, take a moment to share with you the impact of a gift to the Food Bank.

  • Sep 20 2014

    Set an Empty Plate at Dinner

    1 in 7 of the population in our region is food insecure. Set an empty plate tonight at your dinner table to remember that we have struggling neighbors in need.

  • Sep 19 2014

    “Like” Us on Facebook

    This is a Hunger Action Month initiative, but hunger is an issue each month of the year. It is important that we share our mission each and every day. Expand our network by “liking” us on Facebook. You could even share our next Facebook post.  

  • Sep 17 2014

    Follow Us on Twitter

    Stay up to date on all things Food Bank through your Twitter feed. Go even further and Tweet to speak out today!