Monthly Archives: August 2017

Farm Bureau Health Plans Joins the Fight to End Hunger

Written on August 31, 2017 at 8:16 pm, by

Farm Bureau Health Plans is a sponsor of this year’s Hunger Action Month, the time when food banks across the nation come together to spread awareness and take action to end hunger in our communities. There are more than 375,000 food insecure individuals in our 46-county service area. Farm Bureau Health Plans is addressing the need Read More

Lee Company Fuels the Fight Against Hunger

Written on August 31, 2017 at 7:32 pm, by

Lee Company is a partner of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and once again a sponsor of Hunger Action Month, the month-long campaign in September to inspire people to take action and raise awareness about hunger issues in our community. With 1 in 7 Middle Tennesseans struggling with hunger, including 1 in 5 children, we all Read More

Visit Your Local Kroger to Help Fight Hunger!

Written on August 30, 2017 at 8:15 pm, by

September is Hunger Action Month when food banks across the country unite to raise awareness of the issue of hunger and inspire their communities to take action. There are many actions you can take to join the movement. You can Go Orange at home, at work, or with friends, attend one of our Hunger Action Read More

Nashville Sounds Strike Out Hunger and Kick Off Hunger Action Month

Written on August 24, 2017 at 3:09 pm, by

Join us at First Tennessee Park on August 28th as we cheer on the Nashville Sounds against the Omaha Storm Chasers as their Charity of the Game! Our CEO Jaynee Day will throw out the first pitch and there will be a Strike Out Hunger Food Drive at the front gate. Everyone who brings a donation Read More

Children At Project S.E.E. Are Grateful For You!

Written on August 8, 2017 at 5:51 pm, by

The back-to-school season is a busy time at Project S.E.E., one of Second Harvest’s many faith-based Partner Agencies. Each August, Cynthia Macon Gordon, the executive director and pastor, oversees an annual event for local students that includes the distribution of uniforms, backpacks and other essentials for the first day of class. But this is only Read More

The Rotary Club of Nashville Cares

Written on August 3, 2017 at 5:47 pm, by

Throughout its history, the Rotary Club of Nashville has worked hard to serve the needs of the local community. It began partnering with Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee in 2002 through a joint holiday campaign called “Feed the Need.” This campaign, which involves Club members assembling food boxes and delivering them to elderly Read More

Thank You for Nourishing Students in Need!

Written on August 3, 2017 at 5:41 pm, by

When the school day ends, not every child at Glenview Elementary has a nutritious meal they can count on when they get home. Every year, Olivia Brown, the school counselor, meets students whose families could use just a little extra help ensuring their needs are met. Many are going through a difficult time – some Read More

Students Across Middle Tennessee Have Food, Thanks to You!

Written on August 3, 2017 at 5:36 pm, by

As classes resume this fall, thousands of children across Middle Tennessee are looking forward to the renewed stability of school meals. But it’s the generous support of our community that makes it possible for kids to eat healthy over the weekends too. The bright, young students at Buena Vista Enhanced Option Elementary School are just Read More






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