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Western Distribution Center Opens in Camden

The Ray Smith Family Distribution Center will serve 40,0000 food-insecure individuals across 14 counties in our western service area. As part of our ongoing efforts to grow capacity, distribution, and feed more people in need, we are proud to announce the opening of the Ray Smith Family Distribution Center in Camden! The nearly 26,000 square Read More

Harvest Moon Raises Over 1 Million Meals

In celebration of our 40th anniversary, Harvest Moon raised over $268,000 to fight hunger in Middle and West Tennessee. This year, Harvest Moon was a celebration of our 40th anniversary and the last four decades of Feeding Hope in Middle and West Tennessee. Thanks to the generous support of our guests and partners, we raised Read More

Celebrate Giving Tuesday as Giving Food Day

Celebrate Giving Tuesday on November 27 and bring hope to those struggling with hunger this holiday season. GIVE TODAY  We have one day for giving thanks and two days for getting deals. On November 27, give back! November 27 is #GivingTuesday, a day of global giving after the shopping sprees of Black Friday and Cyber Read More

Give a Meal with Bank of America

This holiday season, Bank of America will triple your donations to end hunger. Bank of America is partnering with the Feeding America network of food banks to break the cycle of hunger in our community. Now until the end of the year, Bank of America will give $2 for every $1 you donate to families Read More

A Veteran in Need Can Eat Because of You

Job insecurity and unexpected home repairs left Barry and his family in great need this holiday season. Barry is a survivor. As a U.S. Army veteran, and in everyday life, the 63-year-old has learned to make do with very little. But sometimes, life piles it on. Right now he’s caring for his 83-year-old mother, he’s Read More

You Inspire Single Moms to Give Back

The West Nashville Dream Center provides Chawnika with a place to feed her son and give back to her community. When we met Nashville mom Chawnika, and her son Tristan, they were attending a Thanksgiving dinner at the West Nashville Dream Center — a Partner Agency of Second Harvest. You might find Chawnika sitting down Read More

President & CEO Jaynee Day to Retire in June 2019

JAYNEE DAY, LONGTIME LEADER OF SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE, TO RETIRE NEXT SUMMER After more than 30 years as President & CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, Jaynee Day will retire in June 2019. Jaynee is among the longest-tenured and most respected non-profit leaders in Middle Tennessee and the Feeding America Read More

Volunteerism: A ‘labor of love’ for Barbara Turner

For the past 25 years, Barbara Turner has donated her time, energy, and resources to ending hunger in Middle Tennessee What started as a simple way to get involved at her children’s school quickly turned into a passion for Barbara Turner. Barbara’s children all collected food for elementary school food drives. The collected food was Read More

You Gave Hope to a Mother in Dickson County

Mary could feed her children nutritious food because of your support. Mary only sought help to feed her family three times in the last two years. But for this single mother, it’s made all the difference. “I don’t think that people would get by in life without this,” Mary says. Your support helps parents like Read More

4 Reasons to Celebrate 40 Years of Feeding Hope at Harvest Moon

Harvest Moon is November 10 and we have 4 reasons you need to celebrate 40 Years of Feeding Hope with us! Harvest Moon is just around the corner, and this year, we have even more to celebrate than usual, because it’s our 40th anniversary as an organization! Join us Saturday, November 10 at Loveless Barn Read More






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