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Volunteer Coordinator: Duties are to recruit and organize volunteers for local hunger relief work. Part-time, 10-15 hours a week. Flexible position designed to enhance the volunteer experience at Second Harvest. Must enjoy working with people. Volunteer Coordinator Position Description November 2017 Repack and Retail Donation Coordinator: Duties include preparing bulk product for repackaging, assembly of [...]
Give to the max day logo Thursday, November 16th is no ordinary day; it is Give to the Max Day 2017. Last year, Second Harvest North Central Food Bank raised over $18,000 from November 1-17th which amounts to over 90,000 meals for men, women, and children in need in north central Minnesota. This [...]
The community is invited to attend The Annual Turkey Harvest Dinner at the Grand Rapids Eagle’s Club, 1776 S. Pokegama Ave. Grand Rapids, MN, to benefit the Second Harvest Food Shelf on Friday, November 3rd from 4:30pm – 7:30pm. Tickets are available at the door. $10.00 per adult, $5.00 per child 4-12, free for children [...]
Join in on the “Great Minnesota Give Together!” Make your donation anytime between 12:00a.m. November 1st and 11:59p.m. on November 16th, and your gift could be matched dollar for dollar up to $4,000 by Second Harvest Board and Staff. Click here to give.
To celebrate World Sandwich Day, Subway will be running a promotion of "Buy one, Get One, Give One". For every sandwich and 30-ounce drink purchased, Subway will give the customer a free sandwich of equal or lesser value, and donate 1 meal to Feeding America. 75% of all funds will be distributed to the local [...]
Together we can end hunger, but it’s going to require an active partnership between individuals like you, charity, the private sector and the government. It’s the only way we’ll end hunger in America. Just like food banks, federal hunger-relief programs help people in need put food on the table. That’s why Feeding America advocates for policies that will [...]
The weather is heating up and the garden plants are taking over! What are these extra branches that my tomato plants are growing and should I worry about them? Those “extra branches” that tomato plants produce between the main stem and a leaf stem is called a “sucker.” And while there it won’t harm your [...]
Summer Eats - is an easy way to locate free and nutritious meals for kids during the summer. A free mobile APP that Minnesota families can use to source meals for their children up to age 18. Kids and teens can download the APP too. Anyone 18 or under can simply show up and eat, [...]