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First Harvest Café Menu February 22 & 24

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Offices Closed Monday, February 20

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee will be closed Monday, February 20. We will reopen Tuesday, February 21 at 8:00 a.m. If you are in need of emergency food assistance, please call 2-1-1.

NEW! 2016 Annual Report Released

Every meal has a story. With every one of the 26 million meals provided by Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee in Fiscal Year 2016, there is a story of gratitude and hope. Each story begins with you because you made it all possible. You made a difference whether it was contributing funds, volunteering Read More

Partner Agency Spotlight: Elevate Madison Ministries

Elevate Madison, a homeless care and life skills ministry, has been providing warm meals, computer training, job-skills, and financial counseling to the homeless, uneducated, and under-employed since 2009. Each week, Elevate feeds 150 people and opens the doors to its Computer Learning Center. Beth Vaughan shares, “Through these classes, we seek to demonstrate the love Read More

First Harvest Café Menu February 15 & 17

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Thank You for Ensuring Our Neighbors Eat Nutritiously!

Unfortunately, some of the healthiest foods — like fresh fruits and vegetables — are among the most expensive at the supermarket. For that reason, our neighbors with limited incomes often fill their baskets with cheap processed foods to make their grocery budgets stretch. With only a small Social Security check to depend on each month, Read More

Louise Is Giving Thanks for You!

Louise, 82, just radiates positive energy. Although she’s endured some health issues and heartache over the years, you won’t likely hear her complain — she’d rather tell you about the moments that bring her joy, like baking her signature lemon pie. “When I get down and out, I make a pie,” Louise says with a Read More

First Harvest Café Menu February 8 & 10

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Boy Scouts will Collect Food from Homes for a One-Day Food Drive

Help the Boy Scouts of America fight hunger during their one-day food drive, Scouting for Food! Each year in February, the local Boy Scout troops in Middle Tennessee join together to collect as much food as possible to help feed our hungry neighbors. Participating is Easy! Scout units will distribute door tags and flyers Saturday, Read More

Kroger Donates More Than 3 Tractor-Trailer Loads of Food

Today, our warehouse was busy and food bank employees worked hard to empty 3 tractor-trailer loads of food that Kroger donated to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee! The food donation came from a fundraising campaign that took place during the holiday season. Kroger invited customers and associates to make a donation to the food bank during Read More