Philabundance in the Press

October 2020


Charitable Organizations Can’t be the Only Ones Working to Solve Hunger and Housing Crises | Opinion by Sister Mary Sullion and Loree D. Jones, For The Inquirer  


September 2020


Philabundance CEO: Business can be part of the solution for food insecurity


May 2020


May 2020 was an exciting time for Philabundance. From the appointment of new Chief Executive Officer Loree D. Jones to launching a temporary drive-thru food distribution to help those in need during COVID-19, Philabundance received some great media coverage highlighting its hunger relief efforts across the Delaware Valley. Check out some of the top press clips from the month of May.


Loree D. Jones | Philabundance CEO


–  Power moves: Loree D. Jones has been named the CEO of Philabundance.

– Phillies Phans Feeding Families Food Drive Goes Virtual With the Help of Philabundance.

– La organización Philabundance inició la repartición de comida, tipo servi-carro, en el Citizens Bank Park.

– 1,000 receive food in coronavirus relief effort by Montco Anti-Hunger Network.

– Stories of Americans suddenly jobless from the coronavirus pandemic.


April 2020


Approximately two months into the COVID-19 pandemic, April 2020 had some of the highest rises in food insecurity in Philabundance’s 35-year history. By increasing its food output while cutting back on volunteers, the hunger relief organization is constantly navigating the new normal faced by food banks across the country. Thankfully, April also brought about acts of generosity and kindness that will allow Philabundance to continue the fight against hunger. Check out some of the media coverage highlighting the need, new programs and bountiful donations from the month of April.



Eagles safety Rodney McLeod wants to help residents impacted by COVID-19.

76ers’ Josh Richardson Helps Provide 500,000 Meals During COVID-19 Pandemic.

Philly has handed out 72,000 free food boxes. Here’s how they come together.

Free food at sites in Rhawnhurst, Somerton, Far NE.

Philabundance helps families in need.

Philabundance tackles effects of COVID-19 on multiple fronts.

October 2020 Newsroom

October 2020 Newsroom

October marks the first month of the busiest time of year for food banks across the country. To kick off…
September 2020 Newsroom

September 2020 Newsroom

September brought new beginnings and big events for Philabundance, putting the issue of hunger at the forefront of people’s minds.…
August 2020 Newsroom

August 2020 Newsroom

August was a critical month for Philabundance’s hunger relief efforts. The organization acted quickly to ensure Eastwick community members had access to…