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Philabundance a la búsqueda de más alimentos frescos y diversidad

October 7, 2015  by Amanda White

A pesar de contar con un legado de 30 años en la región de Filadelfia, Philabudance comenzó este año una nueva etapa bajo la dirección de un nuevo líder. Desde junio de este año Glenn Bergman fue nombrado el nuevo director ejecutivo de la organización no lucrativa, y con ello una ...

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We Did It: Hunger Action Month Raises 35K Meals!

October 6, 2015  by Brittany Barbato

Thanks to our generous Hunger Action Month Heroes, we met – and exceeded! – our goal of raising 30,000 meals in the 30 days of September. The meals raised will go to some of the 750,000 people in our area facing hunger. The generosity demonstrated last month by every supporter, ...

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Philabundance Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

October 5, 2015  by Amanda White

Philadelphia, PA, September 30, 2015 -- Philabundance, the region’s largest hunger relief organization, is pleased to announce Mark Wilson as its new Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Mark began his new position on September 16. As Vice President of Finance and CFO for Philabundance, Mark will provide operational ...

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Penn State Alumna Hungry for Change

September 15, 2015  by Brittany Barbato

Guest Blog post by Christina Moresi, educator, and Community Service Director for the Philadelphia Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association As an educator, I know the profound effects hunger has on my students’ health and education. It’s a distraction. It hurts their achievement. It’s the reason why I made fighting hunger ...

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Discounts Offered at Delco Supermarket

September 2, 2015  by 

By Caitlin McCabe Discounts offered at supermarket As part of a monthlong campaign to raise awareness about hunger and healthy eating, Philabundance's Fare & Square supermarket in Chester is offering shoppers a 25 percent discount on certain produce items. Throughout September, Fare & Square, located on Ninth Street, is to sample select produce ...

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September is Hunger Action Month!

September 1, 2015  by 

Jenn & Bill spoke with Stefanie Arck-Baynes from Philabundance.  Throughout September, Philabundance is holding a fundraiser and food drive with a goal of raising 30,000 meals in 30 ways in 30 days to help feed those in need! Click here to listen to the full More FM Radio clip.

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“Food Fight” for a Good Cause

September 1, 2015  by 

30-thousand meals ... In 30 days. That's the ambitious goal of a new campaign that Philabundance kicked off Tuesday. The Action Cam was there as there as the Great Food Fight got underway this morning. The initiative comes as part of September's National hunger Action Month. Walmart helped get things going, with a 75-thousand ...

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Philabundance To Raise 30,000 Meals In 30 Ways In 30 Days

August 25, 2015  by Brittany Barbato

Philadelphia, PA – August 25 – September is Hunger Action Month, and to help feed those in need, Philabundance is launching a fundraiser and food drive to raise 30,000 meals during the 30 days of September for its hungry neighbors in the Delaware Valley. Hunger Action Month is a movement to ...

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Temple University Great Food Fight Benefits Philabundance

August 20, 2015  by Brittany Barbato

September is Hunger Action Month and Temple University is taking charge. Temple is teaming up with Philabundance for The Great Food Fight. The Temple community will collect canned goods and nonperishable donations at designated campus locations. Every pound of food helps Philabundance provide one meal. Click here to see The ...

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One Step Away: Combating Food Waste Globally, Nationally, and in Philadelphia

August 12, 2015  by Brittany Barbato

In June, Tesco, the largest chain of grocery stores in the United Kingdom, announced it would donate all of its unsold food to charity in an effort to reduce waste. In a statistical analysis of its own practices, the company revealed that it threw away 55,400 tons of food in the ...

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