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UnitedHealthcare® will match your gift now through August 1!

In the summer, children who rely on their schools’ free and reduced-price meal programs lose access to crucial nutrition. Families are left struggling to replace these meals without any added income. That’s why we’ve made it our goal to provide a hunger free summer for all. By sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program, we’ve ensured 37 sites across Read More

Summer Meals Fill the Gaps Until School Begins

This summer, we are helping to make sure children are not left hungry with the absence of free and reduced-price school meals by once again sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program. This year, there are 37 sites participating. This week, we visited the Napier Elementary site. The school has been running the program for its Read More

Stars for Second Harvest Concert Raised $140,000!

Host Craig Wiseman and Friends brought the audience to their feet over and over again last week at the annual Stars for Second Harvest benefit concert in the newly remodeled Ryman Auditorium. The nearly sold out show raised more than $140,000. This year’s event was a star studded evening, thanks to performances by headliner Dierks Read More

American Idol Star Clark Beckham & UHC Team Up to Fight Hunger!

Last week, American Idol Star Clark Beckham donated his time volunteering at a Second Harvest Food Bank Mobile Pantry, sponsored by UnitedHealthcare. Mobile Pantries are one of our most effective ways to get food to those in need because they deliver food directly to individuals and families during large-scale, one-day food distributions. We work with partner Read More

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee Sponors 2015 Summer Food Service Program: Enrolled Sites & Camps

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee announces its sponsorship of the 2015 Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) which is administered in Tennessee by the Department of Human Services under an agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Meals will be provided to all eligible children free of charge. Acceptance and participation requirements for Read More

Your Generosity Helps Hungry Kids Thrive

As the program coordinator of the At-Risk Afterschool Meal Program at the Coleman Community Center in Nashville, Angela Booker knows how important afterschool and summer feeding sites are to children in Middle Tennessee. On any given day, she says she and her team see between 60 and 80 elementary and middle school students — all Read More

Help fight hunger at Publix!

Now through July 1 you can help get food to those in need by shopping at your local Publix store! Purchase the participating products below that will benefit Feeding America and Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. Check out tasty ways to use these products in the Publix recipe section, and look for the Read More

Goodall Homes Believes in a Hunger Free Summer

Goodall Homes is proud to sponsor Second Harvest’s Hunger Free Summer campaign for the second year in a row. Rachael Overall, the company’s marketing director, says this initiative will help raise awareness about the thousands of children who lose access to their school’s free and reduced-price meal programs each summer. “It’s really crucial to provide these Read More