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Kroger Takes Action Against Hunger with #ZeroHungerZeroWaste Donation Challenge

More than 40 percent of food produced in the U.S. goes uneaten, yet 1 in 8 Middle and West Tennesseans struggle to put food on the table. Kroger wants to change that. In honor of Hunger Action Month, Kroger has launched the #ZeroHungerZeroWaste Donation Challenge to educate and inspire others to fight hunger in their Read More

News 2 Food 2 Families Registration Is Now Open!

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and News 2, WKRN-TV are teaming up once again for the News 2 Food 2 Families School Food Drive!  Elementary, middle, and high schools are all encouraged to participate. Register your school! Download the informational packet. Not only is News 2 Food 2 Families an opportunity for local Read More

Stamp Out Hunger with Kathy Meador

Stamp Out Hunger is Saturday, May 11! Kathy Meador, a retired letter carrier, shares why this day is so important to her. Stamp Out Hunger is our biggest food drive of the year, and Kathy Meador is its biggest supporter. For ten years, she served as a Nashville letter carrier and was a champion for Read More

Your Business Can BITE Hunger!

Rally your colleagues and register your company for BITE Hunger! LIVE LOOK AT THE LEADERBOARD This spring, we’re hosting our BITE Hunger, Businesses Ignite To End Hunger, competition. BITE Hunger is a friendly competition among local businesses to raise food and funds to fight hunger in Middle Tennessee – and we need your help! HOW DOES THIS Read More

How Your Food Drive Donations Become Someone’s Dinner

From donation box to dinner plate, see how your generosity reaches those in need. You see a food drive donation box at your church, your child’s school, or one of your favorite restaurants. The wellbeing of your community is important to you, so the next time you’re at the store you pick up an extra Read More

Spread the Love This February

Peanut butter is one of our most needed items, but it’s rarely donated. Help change that. Open the pantry door in most Middle Tennessee households, and you’re likely to find a jar of peanut butter. It’s a staple in almost every home, including those struggling with hunger. Because of its nutritional value, long shelf life, Read More

What should I donate to a food drive?

Before you donate to your local food drive, learn what foods our hungry neighbors need most! Last year alone we received nearly 2 million pounds of non-perishable food from food drives. That’s equivalent to over 1,660,000 meals! These non-perishable foods are essential to stock the shelves at our Partner Agencies across Middle and West Tennessee, Read More

Kroger Takes Action Against Hunger with #ZeroHungerZeroWaste Donation Challenge

More than 40% of food produced in the U.S. goes uneaten, yet 1 in 8 Middle and West Tennesseans don’t know where their next meal is coming from. Kroger wants to change that. In honor of Hunger Action Month, Kroger has launched the #ZeroHungerZeroWaste Donation Challenge to educate and inspire others to fight hunger in Read More

Feeding Hope with Anne Holt and News 2

Anne Holt and News 2 WKRN have championed our mission to fight hunger for more than 35 years! News 2 WKRN first took up the fight against hunger more than 35 years ago. Anne Holt, news anchor at the time, remembers learning about our efforts and joining the cause as spokesperson for the station’s Food Read More

Vans4Cans with Lee Company

Lee Company is a partner of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and will be hosting Vans4Cans to inspire people to take action and raise awareness about hunger issues in our community. With 1 in 8 Middle Tennesseans struggling with hunger, including 1 in 5 children, we all have a role to play in getting food Read More

 
 
 
 

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