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Community Health Matters

Earlier this year, Second Harvest’s President & CEO, Jaynee Day, sat down with Kristin Priesol to talk about the problem of hunger and how Second Harvest is working to solve hunger issues in Middle Tennessee on the “Community Health Matters” program. “Community Health Matters”, underwritten by the United Health Foundation and hosted by former Nashville news anchor Read More

Volunteer with Farm to Families

Fields full of beautiful fruits and vegetables – extras a farmer can’t sell, and Tennesseans, struggling with hunger – unable to get to that food. Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee’s newest program, Farm to Families, wants to build a bridge from one to the other. Gleaning, the ancient practice of harvesting “leftover” food from Read More

Share your weekends with Subway to give back!

Head to your local SUBWAY® restaurant this summer to give back! Share your weekends with SUBWAY® for delicious sandwiches and a great cause! From April 15 to August 31, help support Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee by joining the “You Share. We Share.” campaign with SUBWAY® restaurants in the Middle Tennessee area. For every Read More

Nashville Food Truck Association Supports Second Harvest

This past May, the Nashville Food Truck Association (NFTA) celebrated its third annual Nashville Street Food Month. During the entire month of May, the more than 50 members of the NFTA donated a portion of proceeds from sales to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and Musicians Corner Nashville. Both charitable organizations have been longtime partners 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

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