Monthly Archives: December 2017

Ole South Puts Hope Back on the Table

Written on December 21, 2017 at 4:57 pm, by

It started with a volunteer shift. Several years ago, Ole South employees joined us in the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee warehouse for a volunteer shift of sorting and boxing pallets of donated food to be sent to our 450+ Partner Agencies. Inspired by our mission of feeding hungry people and working to solve Read More

Logan’s Roadhouse Gives Back!

Written on December 21, 2017 at 3:25 pm, by

For the one in seven Middle Tennesseans struggling with hunger, the holidays can be a difficult time. Fortunately, we have partners like Logan’s Roadhouse who support our mission and want to ensure that no one goes hungry this time of year. Early this winter, Logan’s Roadhouse employees volunteered in our warehouse by sorting and packing Read More

Ole South Feeds Hungry Children This Holiday Season

Written on December 20, 2017 at 8:09 pm, by

Members of Ole South’s sales, production, and construction team recently volunteered in our warehouse sorting and packing food for the 380,000 people struggling with hunger in our area. As Tennessee’s number one home builder, Ole South cares about our local communities. “As we go through our neighborhoods, if you see five children on a playground, one of those Read More

Logan’s Roadhouse Has a Passion to Serve

Written on December 11, 2017 at 9:00 am, by

Logan’s Roadhouse has a passion to serve inside and outside of their Nashville-area restaurants. “Hunger doesn’t care who you are,” Megan Daniele, Manager of Instructional Design at Logan’s Roadhouse said. “One in seven Tennesseans goes hungry and one in five children goes hungry. We can’t stand for that especially around the holidays.” Daniele says that inside Read More

Nissan Fights Hunger in Middle Tennessee

Written on December 8, 2017 at 10:39 pm, by

This holiday season, many of our neighbors in Middle Tennessee will not have a holiday meal to share with friends and family. We’re grateful to have partners like Nissan to help put food on the tables of hungry children, families, and seniors in our area. Since our partnership began in 2006, Nissan has contributed over Read More

16th Annual Feed the Need Project Provides 1,900 Food Boxes for Seniors

Written on December 5, 2017 at 4:44 pm, by

The Rotary Club of Nashville joined us for our 16th annual Feed the Need project and prepared 1,900 food boxes for local senior citizens in need. Arriving as early as 5:30 a.m., over 250 Rotarians, family members, and friends packed into Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. Rotary volunteers bagged 13,500 pounds of fresh Read More

Nissan Hosts Mobile Pantry for the Holidays

Written on December 4, 2017 at 12:00 pm, by

It’s a cool December morning, and Nissan is out at one of our Partner Agencies, Loving Care Ministries, hosting a Mobile Pantry for hungry families in our area. As Nissan employees pack boxes of food, a line of cars patiently wait to receive much-needed groceries to get through the holidays. “Many people don’t realize that Read More

Health & Hunger Summit Brings Together Leaders to Work on Solutions

Written on December 1, 2017 at 7:57 pm, by

Leaders from the world of healthcare and from food banks around the Southeast recently met at Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to share ideas for addressing hunger in the context of healthcare. Convened by the Safety Net Consortium of Middle Tennessee, the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance, and Second Harvest, the Health & Hunger Summit began Read More

Second Harvest Packs 61,152 Disaster Relief Boxes for Hurricane Victims

Written on December 1, 2017 at 3:44 pm, by

At Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, we are committed to helping families in need in our 46 county service area. However, when major disasters occur outside of Middle Tennessee, we are called to help. Thanks to an incredible volunteer effort, Second Harvest sent 61,152 Disaster Relief Boxes to hurricane victims. In just 3 Read More






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