Those who kindly recognize the importance of sharing their abundance and faithfully provide relief from despair.

With a gift of $1,000 or more annually to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, you join a special group of dedicated families and individuals – Harvesters of Hope —those who are deeply committed to providing for the most basic of human needs, food. Donors who give $2,500+ annually are acknowledged on our donor wall in our lobby to recognize their philanthropy and to encourage others in making our community a better place.

  • Harvester of Hope Levels of Giving

    To recognize our Harvester of Hope members, Second Harvest offers seven levels of giving:

    • Seed of Hope, $1,000 – $2,499
    • Gardener of Hope, $2,500 – $4,999
    • Nourisher of Hope, $5,000 – $9,999
    • Cultivator of Hope, $10,000 – $24,999
    • Gatherer of Hope, $25,000 – $49,999
    • Provider of Hope, $50,000 – $99,999
    • Sustainer of Hope, $100,000+ cumulative lifetime giving
  • Harvester of Hope Benefits

    We recognize the generous commitment of our Harvester of Hope members through a range of expressions of appreciation:

    • Invitations to exclusive Harvester of Hope events and Second Harvest’s signature events
    • Specialized volunteer opportunities to get a hands-on experience in the fight against hunger
    • Advance communications about new developments and achievements in hunger relief
    • Personal, behind-the-scenes tour of Second Harvest’s distribution facility
    • Private, one-on-one lunch update at our First Harvest Café with a personal staff liaison who will also serve as your ongoing, designated resource for any volunteer activity, donor service, or questions you may have
  • Financial Information

    Supporting Second Harvest is also a wise investment: for every dollar donated, we can provide four meals to your hungry neighbors — that means that for every $1,000 gift, we can provide at least 4,000 meals, as 96 cents of your charitable donation goes to programs that feed hungry people. View our Financial Information.

  • More Ways to Give

Want to learn more?

Events

Sign up for our emails to get updates and inspiration straight to your inbox.