September is Hunger Action Month- how can you help?

According to the latest statistics found on the Feeding America website, there are over 1,500,000 people who identify as “food insecure” in Pennsylvania. Children account for 437,340 of that statistic. So what does the term “food insecure” actually mean? Food insecurity refers to USDA’s measure of lack of access, at times, to enough food for an active, … Continued

Program Highlight: Columbia Child Development Program

This week I had the immense pleasure to visit the Head Start center at Columbia Child Development Program. I was able to see some of the ways that the Berwick center chooses to keep healthy choices as an integral part of their program. As Health Coordinator Becky Aardweg shared with me, the community plays a large … Continued