Monthly Archives: November 2016

Score Big with the Predators Food Drive!

Written on November 30, 2016 at 8:51 pm, by

We’re teaming up with the Nashville Predators on Tuesday, December 6th for a food drive! Join us at Bridgestone Arena Plaza beginning at 11:00 am until the puck drops. We’ll be on site collecting non-perishable food donations and rallying fans with games, prizes, giveaways and your favorite food trucks! Grilled Cheeserie Brothers Burger City Kitchen Califarmia Read More

Double Your Impact!

Written on November 30, 2016 at 4:41 pm, by

You have the opportunity to DOUBLE your holiday giving! Every $1 you give will be matched to provide eight meals for families like Jennifer’s. Jennifer and her husband, Mark, always look forward to the holiday season and sharing a special meal with their boys, Christopher, 13, and Joey, 16. But this year, things are different Read More

People of All Ages Can Help Alleviate Hunger!

Written on November 28, 2016 at 10:53 pm, by

Thaddeus, 12, first experienced how he could change lives through hunger relief a few years ago when he was living in New York. After receiving a flyer in the mail, he excitedly pursued an opportunity to feed 210 of his homeless neighbors on Christmas Day. Since relocating to Tennessee, he’s become an enthusiastic Second Harvest Read More

Battle of the Boulevard games support Ms. Cheap Penny Drive

Written on November 28, 2016 at 2:49 pm, by

This post was written by Lacey Klotz and originally appeared on the Lipscomb University website here.  For over 50 years, the annual Lipscomb and Belmont universities men’s basketball games –coined the Battle of the Boulevard – has been a highly anticipated event as each team competes for the coveted Battle of the Boulevard trophy and Read More

Join Ole South in making the holidays a joyful time for all

Written on November 23, 2016 at 8:28 pm, by

The holidays are a difficult time of year for 1 in 7 people struggling with hunger in our community. Please join Ole South in supporting Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee this holiday season. Ole South first became engaged with our mission of feeding hungry people and working to solve hunger issues in our Read More

#GivingTuesday is #GivingFoodDay!

Written on November 21, 2016 at 4:58 pm, by

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now we have a day for giving back. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving with the focus of bringing people together around the values of giving back. Second Harvest is celebrating #GivingTuesday with #GivingFoodDay on Tuesday, Read More

Nissan Helps to Put Hope Back on the Table

Written on November 18, 2016 at 9:35 pm, by

This time of year, some people may not have a holiday meal to share with friends and family. That’s why we team up with partners like Nissan to help put food on the tables of families who are struggling. Nissan has been a dedicated parter in the fight against hunger since 2006, contributing more than Read More

Kroger Helps our Hungry Neighbors this Holiday Season

Written on November 16, 2016 at 10:09 pm, by

As we prepare for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, we are busy making preparations to share a special meal with friends and family. Picture your plate without the foods that nourish your family—without your favorite recipes. For 1 in 7 people in Middle Tennessee, this is an everyday reality. This Thanksgiving, we are grateful for partners like Read More

Thank You for Giving Hope in the Form of Food

Written on November 8, 2016 at 10:52 pm, by

Daryl began visiting Hope Food Bank, a Second Harvest Partner Agency in White House, about a year ago. After a fall and a back injury left him unable to work, he was laid off from his job and worried about how he’d be able to feed his daughter and 1-year-old granddaughter, who live with him. Read More

Keora’s Family Is Giving Thanks for You

Written on November 8, 2016 at 10:51 pm, by

Keora and Jaquez were thrilled to welcome their 2-month-old son, Jaquez, Jr., into the world. They’re doting parents and clearly love their little boy dearly. But between all their family’s expenses, they’ve often faced difficult choices like whether to pay bills or buy food. But that’s not for lack of effort. Jaquez takes any work Read More






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