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Registration Now Open for Food 2 Families Annual School Food Drive!

It’s that time of year again! Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee & WKRN News 2 are teaming up for the annual Food 2 Families school food drive. Elementary, Middle, and High Schools are encouraged to participate in the food drive running through the end of October. Register your school for the 2017 Food 2 Read More

Children At Project S.E.E. Are Grateful For You!

The back-to-school season is a busy time at Project S.E.E., one of Second Harvest’s many faith-based Partner Agencies. Each August, Cynthia Macon Gordon, the executive director and pastor, oversees an annual event for local students that includes the distribution of uniforms, backpacks and other essentials for the first day of class. But this is only Read More

The Rotary Club of Nashville Cares

Throughout its history, the Rotary Club of Nashville has worked hard to serve the needs of the local community. It began partnering with Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee in 2002 through a joint holiday campaign called “Feed the Need.” This campaign, which involves Club members assembling food boxes and delivering them to elderly Read More

Thank You for Nourishing Students in Need!

When the school day ends, not every child at Glenview Elementary has a nutritious meal they can count on when they get home. Every year, Olivia Brown, the school counselor, meets students whose families could use just a little extra help ensuring their needs are met. Many are going through a difficult time – some Read More

Students Across Middle Tennessee Have Food, Thanks to You!

As classes resume this fall, thousands of children across Middle Tennessee are looking forward to the renewed stability of school meals. But it’s the generous support of our community that makes it possible for kids to eat healthy over the weekends too. The bright, young students at Buena Vista Enhanced Option Elementary School are just Read More

Piedmont Partners with Second Harvest to Rescue Fresh Produce

Once again, Piedmont Natural Gas employees met at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee this week to pack sweet potatoes as part of the Sweet Potato Rescue Initiative, a two-year project funded with a $100,000 grant from the Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation in 2016.  “We’re excited to partner with Second Harvest on this initiative that Read More

First Harvest Café Menu August 16 & August 18

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First Harvest Café Menu August 2 & August 4

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First Harvest Café Menu August 9 & August 11

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Committed Volunteers Make a Big Difference

June Keel is a longtime volunteer at Second Harvest, having started here after retiring from her role as Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources at Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools. She first became familiar with Second Harvest when she saw what we were doing in the schools to help kids in need. She also saw the impact that Read More