Friday is the opening of a Just Harvest exhibit of photographs taken by five of our clients. The photos are glimpses into the lives of an increasing number of our neighbors, capturing hardships that too often remain hidden. Related Content: Bruce – a struggling veteran helped by our free tax prep service
Pennsylvania’s Department of Human Services has been instructed to issue food stamp benefits for October, but if a federal government shutdown occurs, they will not be redeemable. Related Content: Help stop food stamp cuts – a key part of the new GOP budget
Just Harvest is now hiring a part-time tax return reviewer for its free tax assistance program, which runs January through April 15. Related Content: Habla Español? Bilingual Tax Preparer needed
Just Harvest is now hiring a part-time Spanish-English tax preparer for its free tax assistance program, which runs January through April 15. Related Content: Tax Return Reviewer needed for 2015 Tax Season
Beginning in 2016, able-bodied adults in Pennsylvania will have to be working to receive food stamps. Our new staff researcher shares her plans to help those affected by that policy change in Pittsburgh. Related Content: No related content.
Although farmers markets have long been a popular source of healthy food, people receiving food stamps have mostly been excluded from these markets due to a lack of access. Related Content: City of Pittsburgh Partners with Just Harvest on Food Bucks at Farmers Markets Quiroz Farm: From Mexico to Beechview Farmers Market Meet a Fresh Access vendor: Edible […]
It is now well past the June 30 deadline for a 2015-16 PA budget and negotiations between Gov. Wolf and state Republican legislators are said to be frozen. Related Content: The Five R’s: What Pennsylvania needs in a state budget
Our family, culture, and early years can have an incredible impact on the food we make and eat. Zouhair Mkais says he owes his culinary expertise to his childhood in Casablanca, Morocco. Related Content: Just Harvest is seeking VISTAs News Release: Just Harvest’s Fresh Access Program Expands for 3rd Year in a Row Meet a […]
Pittsburgh City Council has now passed a bill to guarantee paid sick leave for the 50,000 Pittsburgh workers who don’t have it, and makes clear why. How it will affect Just Harvest. Related Content: No related content.
Just Harvest’s newest program is a healthy corner stores initiative to improve access to fresh, nutritious food in underserved neighborhoods in Allegheny County. Related Content: No related content.