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Special Delivery! Kroger Donates 2 Truckloads of Food

Each year, our friends at Kroger share their passion for the fight against hunger with their customers. Through their CAN Hunger campaign, Kroger offers the opportunity for shoppers to donate funds to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee while they check out their groceries. We are overwhelmed by the generosity of Kroger shoppers–whose donations Read More

All-Star Support from the Nashville Predators

The Nashville Predators have been a dedicated supporter of fighting hunger and feeding hope in the Nashville community for many years, and the NHL All-Star weekend was no exception. As the team unrolled the red carpets for the best and the brightest of the NHL, the team also rolled up their sleeves to take part in the Read More

Winter Weather Response

As Middle Tennessee prepared for, suffered through and recovered from Winter Storm Jonas, Second Harvest continued to do what we do every day – feed those in need. Hunger is a reality 24 hours a day, seven days a week and emergency winter weather places an extra burden on those who are struggling. In partnership Read More

Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Last weekend, we joined together with local government officials, college students and community volunteers to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a four-day volunteer sort-a-thon. Beginning Friday, January 15th through Monday, January 18th, we hosted special volunteer opportunities to make it easy for groups, families and individuals to spend a day in service and celebrate the legacy of Read More

Thank You for an Incredible Winter Party!

Give Big. Live Big.  Thank you for celebrating the holiday season with us! Our 13th annual Winter Party, hosted by Brian and Haden Cook and our Friends of the Food Bank, was a fun-filled evening of food and dancing, working towards our mission. Together, event attendees and Second Harvest donors raised more than $15,900, providing more than Read More

Ms. Cheap Wants Your Pennies to Fight Hunger!

The Ms. Cheap Penny Drive is in full swing and we were delighted to read about how some dedicated participants are getting creative about collecting. In Ms. Cheap’s recent article for the Tennessean, she shares some inspiring penny drive stories: Diane Bringht, who greets and seats customers at the White Bridge Road Waffle House has posted Read More

Second Harvest Food Bank wins 2015 NEXT Award for Social Enterprise and Sustainability

We are thrilled to share that Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN was again recognized for our distinguishing work last week at the 2015 NEXT Awards! The annual NEXT Awards were developed by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center to spotlight the companies and individuals whose drive and entrepreneurial Read More