Monthly Archives: May 2018

One Family Proves That Giving Back Is as Important as Receiving

Written on May 21, 2018 at 8:00 am, by

To show their gratitude, Lisa and her son volunteer at the very food bank they receive groceries from. Lisa wants you to know that your gifts have inspired her and her family – even as they receive your gifts of food, they are looking for ways to give what they can to others. “[You] helped Read More

Greenhouse Ministries Restores Hope to a Murfreesboro Family

Written on May 18, 2018 at 8:00 am, by

A Murfreesboro mother could feed her three sons, because of your support. It’s tough to make ends meet during big life transitions. Tekki and her three children recently relocated from Mississippi to Tennessee, meaning Tekki had to give up a job she’d had for 15 years. During that lapse in steady income, Tekki still tried Read More

You Help Tyler Grow Big and Strong

Written on May 17, 2018 at 9:20 am, by

Thanks to you, Tyler can eat his favorite summer vegetables. It might surprise you if you ask 4-year-old Tyler what his favorite foods are… Turnip greens, broccoli, and carrots (with a little ranch dip on the side, please)! Your donations make it possible for him to eat his favorite foods a lot more often. The Read More

Fighting Hunger with Purity Dairies for 40 Years

Written on May 16, 2018 at 4:11 pm, by

For four decades, we’ve been lucky to have Purity Dairies by our side in the fight against hunger. Second Harvest began its mission to feed hungry people and to solve hunger issues in our community back in 1978, and Purity Dairies has been a generous partner from the start. “It’s been a really natural partnership, Read More

Generous Helpings Preview with Rebekah Turshen and Lisa Marie White

Written on May 8, 2018 at 11:33 am, by

Chefs Rebekah Turshen and Lisa Marie White share their versatile cookie recipes just in time for Generous Helpings. We were lucky to have Rebekah Turshen of City House and Lisa Marie White of Marsh House join us last month for Chefs’ Dinner. Now the two Generous Helpings chefs are opening up their recipe books and Read More






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