Monthly Archives: December 2016

Your Gifts Are a Lifeline to Families in Need

Written on December 28, 2016 at 10:50 pm, by

“I’ve always wanted to provide for myself, but sometimes I can’t,” Anita says, honestly. She does her best to support her daughter, Kristin, but doesn’t always have enough money left over after paying bills to afford basic expenses, like a trip to the grocery store. Anita’s budget is even more constricted during the winter months Read More

Nissan Helps Feed Hungry People

Written on December 13, 2016 at 8:57 pm, by

Many people don’t realize that 1 in 7 people, including 1 in 5 children, struggle with hunger in Middle Tennessee. The holiday season can be a particularly difficult time of year for families struggling to make ends meet. Fortunately, we partner with friends like Nissan to help fight hunger here in our community. Earlier this December employee Read More

Make Holidays a Little Brighter with Grocery Food Drives

Written on December 1, 2016 at 5:15 pm, by

We’re so grateful for our grocery partners and their incredible support. Last year, we are able to rescue more than 10 million pounds of food from nearly 200 stores. This season, many local groceries are sharing their commitment to the fight against hunger with their customers by offering easy ways to support the cause. No matter where Read More

Traditions of Giving

Written on December 1, 2016 at 2:50 pm, by

Holiday traditions of giving make this season special because those of you who give are making our community – or nation, or world – a better place by giving a gift that truly does keep giving. At Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, we encourage traditions of giving because we know that without generous Read More






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