• 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

  • May 02 2016

    30 Days of Volunteers

    30 Days of Volunteers Mary “In 2011, I made a New Year’s resolution to do something for others. I started volunteering with Produce to People then and just never stopped…” Marilyn “I’ve worked and volunteered at a lot of places. But this place has a mission that you can’t argue with…” CH2M At CH2M we...Read More

  • Nov 21 2015

    Peoples Gas Holiday Market 2015

    The Holiday Market, brought to you by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership and Peoples Gas, is a European pop-up market in Market Square. A shopping attraction that further enhances the diverse experience of the Holiday Season in Downtown Pittsburgh – dining, shopping, ice skating, cultural attractions, and free holly trolley and horse drawn carriage rides. Holiday...Read More

  • Oct 22 2015

    Fall Food Share 2015

    Join other shoppers at participating Giant Eagle locations across western Pennsylvania in an opportunity to purchase items from a “most-needed items” list to donate to Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, or make a cash donation at the register. All donated funds are used to purchase food for those in need. This drive covers much of western...Read More

  • 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 10 2015

    ‘Rise Against’ Hunger

    Want to meet Rise Against? Your favorite band is challenging you to ‘Rise Against’ hunger this July. Volunteer at the Food Bank on the dates below, snap and share a photo of you volunteering, and you’ll be entered to win a meeting with the band! Sign up to volunteer on the following days by contacting us...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

  • 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 17 2015

    Chuck Stamps Out Hunger

    Did you know that Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank hosts more than 13,000 volunteers each year? Our volunteers are essential to our ability to sort, repack and distribute 2.2 million pounds of food each year… that’s equivalent to 1,800,000 meals for our community members in need!

  • 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.