The Food Pantries for the Capital District welcomes news media to cover various events and initiatives throughout the year. For information and requests please contact Wes Burton at wes@thefoodpantries.org or call 518-458-1167 x 12. 

​​​​​Feeding the hungry since 1979. Helping food pantries provide groceries for 3.3 million meals annually.

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Just $1 can provide 6.25 pounds of

food to a hungry neighbor

THE FOOD PANTRIES FOR THE CAPITAL DISTRICT

Tri-City ValleyCats and Hannaford Supermarkets to team up to stock up area food pantries

CBS6 News

7/31/17


Hannaford Food drive at Joe Bruno Stadium to benefit area food pantries

CBS6 News

7/31/17


Tri-City ValleyCats aim to strike out hunger

Spectrum News

7/30/17


Food pantry has new home

Times Union

7/20/17


Special section shines light on nonprofits
Times Union
6/22/17


In Focus: How Food Pantries Fare in Capital Region
Spectrum News
6/18/17


United Against Hunger: Eating on $21 per Week Not a SNAP
Spectrum News
6/14/17


WAMC helps those in need and the environment in 19-hour fund drive
Madison County Courier 
6/8/17


WAMC Helps Those In Need, Environment In 19-Hour Fund Drive
WAMC Northeast Public Radio
6/6/17


SEEN: 23rd Annual Community Auction

Times Union

5/19/17


SEEN: Capital District Food Summit
Times Union
4/25/17


Troy Food Pantry Faces Uphill Battle 
Times Union
 4/20/17


New Yorkers Agree: It's Harder to Eat When You're Poor
Times Union
4/6/17


Food Insecurity Remains a Problem for many New Yorkers, Study Finds
WBFO88.7
4/5/17

 
Food Summit Address Hunger Problem
WNYT
4/4/17


Regional Partnership to Assess Food System
The Record News
 3/29/17


SEEN: Capital Region CANstruction

Times Union
3/9/17


CANstruction 2017

All Over Albany
3/8/17


Go Team: 7th Annual Capital Region CANstruction at The NYS Museum

WAMC Northeast Public Radio
3/8/17


CANstruction Project Begins at State Museum

Times Union
3/7/17


WAMC Northeast Public Radio Raises $1M in 12 Hours During Fundraiser

NEWS10ABC
2/7/2017


Falling Into Place: The Food Pantries For The Capital District

WAMC Northeast Public Radio
2/6/17

WAMC HELPS THE ENVIRONMENT AND PEOPLE IN NEED
WAMC Northeast Public Radio
2/6/17


The Power of Pantries

Honest Weight: Coop Scoop
January-February 2017 Edition