United Healthcare of Philadelphia has presented new grant funding to Philabundance, which helps supply local food banks across western Montgomery County with groceries for families in need.
Latest news in the local war against hunger: a Pottstown women's group plans food item collections through June; a well-known Limerick banker throws open the doors of his business as a food drop-off point; and the blogging Queen of Frugality enlists plenty of food drive help in Phoenixville.
More than ever, food pantries across our area are in desperate need of help in assisting those less fortunate to put a meal on their families' tables. The Mercury newspaper, The Posts, and other local news sites and bloggers are working together to meet that need. And we're asking for readers' help.