Hunger in America


Conducted every four years, this is the largest study of the charitable food assistance network in America.  The most recent report was released at the end of August 2014.

  • Take a look at the report’s key findings for Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank: how many people we serve, who do we serve, and information about our member agencies and programs.
  • For a broader look at the findings for Pennsylvania, take a moment to read the key findings from all Feeding America food banks in Pennsylvania.
  • Want to know about hunger at the national level?  Visit Feeding America’s Hunger in America 2014 page.

Fact Sheets

These fact sheets explain how hunger affects different populations in Pennsylvania and how the Food Bank and various public nutrition assistance programs help feed Pennsylvanians in need.

Hunger Profiles by County

These profiles provide information on the impact of the Food Bank, our community partners, and public food and nutrition assistance programs throughout our 11-county service area.


Map the Meal Gap – a map of food insecurity by county, food bank, state or Congressional district.

Feeding America’s Map the Meal Gap, funded with the generous support of the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, Nielsen and ConAgra Foods Foundation,  shows interactive hunger data at the local level.

Use Map the Meal Gap.

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