Food Bank for Westchester

Area food pantries are seeing a decline in donations this summer. (Credit: CBS2)

Food Pantries Hungry For Summertime Donations

Food pantries, which so many people depend on to fill out tables, are running low on supplies, and those trying to help are worried.


FILE -- U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for The Elton John AIDS Foundation)

Lowey Trying To Protect Summer Meal Funding For Families In Need

A spending bill making its way through the House calls for budget cuts to the National School Lunch Program as well as the Summer Electronic Benefit Transfer for Children pilot program.


Food Bank for Westchester Executive Director Christina Rohatynskyj and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (file / credit: Food Bank for Westchester)

Food Bank For Westchester Moves Into Much Larger Space In Elmsford

The Food Bank for Westchester cut the ribbon on its new 37,000-square-foot warehouse in Elmsford Wednesday. The freezer alone is big enough to play a hockey game.


Canned Food - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Westchester Food Bank Feels Economic Pinch

The cost of living is going up and they’re feeling the strain at the Food Bank for Westchester.


The high cost of food and struggling economy are causing the Food Bank for Westchester struggle to meet the high demand for food for struggling families.

Westchester Food Pantries Struggling To Meet Rising Demand

The cost of food, couple with a tough economy, is driving more people to seek help from local food pantries, not just in the city but even in the affluent suburbs.