By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Farmers across the Pittsburgh area are teaming up with the food bank to help families in need.READ MORE: Community Garden In Pittsburgh Holds Volunteer Events To Help Community Heal After Tree Of Life Shooting
The effort will make local produce more accessible to those families.READ MORE: Study: Rural Home Sales In Pennsylvania Increased During Pandemic
Volunteers will gather produce donations each week from farmers’ markets then deliver them to food pantries.
On Thursday, they dropped off donations at the Allegheny Health Network Healthy Food Center.MORE NEWS: Doctor Accused Of Hoarding Dead Kittens In Her Freezer
The AHN Healthy Food Center acts as a “food pharmacy” where patients can get nutritious foods.