Collaborative Effort to Grow Fresh Produce for the County’s Hungry Kicks Off in the Rain Lancaster, PA – On a recent rainy Saturday, a group of volunteers planted seeds on a […]
When it comes to school breakfasts, two is better than none, says a new report in the journal Pediatric Obesity. Researchers tracked nearly 600 middle-school students from fifth to seventh […]
Pequea Valley is a small, rural school district that encompasses three townships in eastern Lancaster County. It’s got lots of farms, a few small villages strung along routes 30 and […]
via Lancaster Online, by Tim Stuhldreher, December 15, 2015 Elizabethtown College’s campus security department is very pleased with the results of its first holiday “Food for Fines” initiative, Director Andrew […]
via Bustle, by Meghan DeMaria, November 26, 2015 If the Thanksgiving season has you thinking about giving back to the community, that’s great! Many local food programs may be looking […]
HFLC Board member Alice Yoder of Lancaster General Health wrote in defense of healthy school lunches in LancasterOnline recently. Among other interesting things, Yoder points out that that more than […]
via Vox, by Dylan Matthews, October 27, 2015 A new study suggests that programs like food stamps and housing vouchers cut poverty by almost twice as much as we thought […]
via Fox 43 (November 6, 2015) Lancaster, Pa. – Local mothers and their children will soon have more access to nutritional and healthcare resources thanks to a new mobile clinic. […]
Read more on page 3 of the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank’s Newsletter.
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