Pearce Barringer

Is Dairy Important in the Fight Against Hunger?

June is National Dairy Month, and at Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, we recognize the significant impact dairy products have in the fight against hunger. Dairy products are not only a delicious part of our daily meals but also a crucial component in providing nutritional security to families in need. This month let’s …

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Is Pride Month Important for Tennessee?

You may think that Pride Month isn’t that important of a month for Tennessee. Stereotypes and misguided preconceptions could have some think that in the South there just aren’t as many people in the LGBTQ+ community so this holiday shouldn’t be an important focus for our state. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Tennessee …

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What Food Insecurity Means for LGBTQIA+ People in Middle and West Tennessee

Tennessee is home to approximately 225,000 LGBTQIA+ people, including approximately 30,800 people who identify as transgender. LGBTQIA+ Tennesseans are your neighbors, your family, your coworkers, and your community members. LGBTQIA+ Tennesseans deserve to be safe, respected, celebrated, and never have to worry about where their next meal may come from.  LGBTQIA+ Tennesseans face an unsupportive …

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How Does Second Harvest Fight Hunger During the Summer 

Hunger Free Summer: Ensuring No Child Goes Hungry When School’s Out  Summer is a time of joy and relaxation for many children, but for some, it can also mean uncertainty about where their next meal will come from. When school cafeterias close for summer break, vulnerable kids lose access to the free and reduced breakfasts …

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Stars Through the Years

Stars for Second Harvest: Celebrating 46 Years of Feeding Tennessee  The 46th anniversary of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is a milestone worth celebrating. It’s not just about the number; it’s about the impact – serving 46 counties across Middle and West Tennessee. One of the cornerstones of this remarkable journey is …

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A Friend of the Food Bank

Friends of the Food Bank and Lee Cunningham  In the heart of Middle and West Tennessee, a group of young professionals is making a significant impact through volunteerism, fundraising, and community engagement. Friends of the Food Bank, an initiative from Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, is a vibrant community of individuals aged 25-40 …

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How a Mobile Pantry Makes a Difference

Brenton is feeling the pinch. He and his wife live with their 3-year old daughter. And despite having two incomes, they can barely pay their bills and keep their family fed. Brenton earns a decent wage as an accounts payable clerk. Combined with his wife’s part-time job, they make a little too much to qualify …

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This 11-Year-OldIs Thankful for Kids Cafe!

Jerick, 11, loves gym class and hopes to be a professional soccer player when he grows up. The sixth grader knows that any athlete needs fuel to excel, so he’s really glad that Second Harvestprovides nutritious food through a Kids Cafe at a Community Center in Nashville. Jerick admits that he’s a sucker for gummy …

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How You’reHelping Students Like Maya

Maya, a seventh-grade student in Nashville, loves to express herself, particularly as a writer and through the arts. She sings in the choir, and her favorite artist is composer Lin-Manuel Miranda. Maya starred in her school’s production of Moana, singing the songs Miranda wrote for the musical. In the story, Moana, a young girl, lives …

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