The food bank says people who've donated food in the past are now showing up at pantries in L.A. County, looking for help.
Demand grows at Southland food banks
LOS ANGELES The /*L.A. Regional Food Bank*/ says the number of people seeking help has reached a quarter-of-a-million, up 34 percent from last year. The agency says it now supplies its 500 pantries with a million pounds of food every week.