What We Do, Our Impact 2018-10-17T03:05:32+00:00

What We Do, Our Impact

Those coming for food assistance include:

  • Working families 73%
  • Families with children under 18 31%
  • Elderly people 30%
  • People in poor health 40%

The total number of people served by Second Harvest North Central Food Bank’s entire region in 2017:

  • Provided 3,745,494 meals throughout north central Minnesota
  • 133,503 Individuals served by food shelves including 42,487 children
  • CSFP NAPS- 20,310 seniors received commodity boxes
  • Itasca Holiday Program- 1,700 families received Christmas food baskets
  • Kids Packs to Go – 28,673 backpack meal sacks distributed to elementary school children

Second Harvest Food Bank has been on the cutting edge of food banking operations for over 30 years.   The diversity of services offered is unique among small rural food banks.

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We receive financial support from a variety of sources including:

• Foundation and Corporate Grants
• Government Grants
• Fundraising/Individual Donors
• Program Fees

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Executive Director
By Email
218.326.4420 ext. 12