Just Harvest’s Approach to Ending Hunger

Founded in 1986, Just Harvest works in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania to reduce hunger by addressing its root cause: economic injustice. We do this through a focus on public policy and community food access.

Just Harvest Bonner Leader holding sign: 1 in 7 people in Allegheny County are living in poverty. We Must Do Better.The United States could end hunger in this country tomorrow if our legislators truly wanted to.

We live in the world’s wealthiest nation. It has no shortage of food. Yet hunger persists in this country because of misguided public priorities.

So Just Harvest works at the local, state, and federal level to adjust those priorities.

Along with our partner organizations, Just Harvest works to end hunger in our region by:

Just Harvest staff Josh Berman and client holding signs about poverty and hunger in Allegheny County