Monthly Archives: February 2016

Ms. Cheap’s Penny Drive Tops 1,000,000 Meals!

Written on February 24, 2016 at 9:07 pm, by

Ms. Cheap has once again turned spare change and stray bills into thousands of meals for our neighbors in need. We are excited to share that this year’s penny drive has raised a total of $69,084.63! That equates to more than 276,339 meals to help feed hungry children, families and seniors in Middle Tennessee. This was Read More

You Enable Older Adults to Give Back

Written on February 23, 2016 at 9:18 pm, by

Charles is an author, musician and vocal advocate for those living in poverty. In recent years, he’s published an autobiography and released an album of gospel songs — both with the goal of touching the hearts of those who are hungry and homeless in Nashville and beyond. As a former member of the local homeless Read More

Providing Hope, One Helping at a Time

Written on February 19, 2016 at 6:24 pm, by

Dear Friends, It is an unfortunate reality that the need for our services still exists nearly four decades after we opened our doors in 1978. Hunger is a complicated issue, but we are not giving up. We believe that although there is hunger, with your help there is also hope. Download our 2014-2015 Fiscal Year Read More

Special Delivery! Kroger Donates 2 Truckloads of Food

Written on February 5, 2016 at 2:35 pm, by

Each year, our friends at Kroger share their passion for the fight against hunger with their customers. Through their CAN Hunger campaign, Kroger offers the opportunity for shoppers to donate funds to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee while they check out their groceries. We are overwhelmed by the generosity of Kroger shoppers–whose donations Read More

All-Star Support from the Nashville Predators

Written on February 4, 2016 at 10:24 pm, by

The Nashville Predators have been a dedicated supporter of fighting hunger and feeding hope in the Nashville community for many years, and the NHL All-Star weekend was no exception. As the team unrolled the red carpets for the best and the brightest of the NHL, the team also rolled up their sleeves to take part in the Read More

Winter Weather Response

Written on February 4, 2016 at 8:53 pm, by

As Middle Tennessee prepared for, suffered through and recovered from Winter Storm Jonas, Second Harvest continued to do what we do every day – feed those in need. Hunger is a reality 24 hours a day, seven days a week and emergency winter weather places an extra burden on those who are struggling. In partnership Read More

Thank You for an Incredible Winter Party!

Written on February 3, 2016 at 9:40 pm, by

Give Big. Live Big.  Thank you for celebrating the holiday season with us! Our 13th annual Winter Party, hosted by Brian and Haden Cook and our Friends of the Food Bank, was a fun-filled evening of food and dancing, working towards our mission. Together, event attendees and Second Harvest donors raised more than $15,900, providing more than Read More






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