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30 10, 2018

Sharon’s Story

2018-11-01T14:36:13+00:00

Sharon didn't expect to receive the phone call she did from her 14-year-old granddaughter but when she did she knew she needed to act. Hear Sharon's story in her own words and how receiving food has helped her and her grandchildren. https://youtu.be/uGHs4011LUI    

Sharon’s Story 2018-11-01T14:36:13+00:00
30 10, 2018

Don’t miss your chance to “Give to the Max” and help END hunger

2018-10-30T15:43:50+00:00

Thursday, November 15th is no ordinary day; it is Give to the Max Day 2018. Last year, we raised over $20,000 from November 1-16th which provided thousands of meals for men, women, and children in need in north central Minnesota.  This year, thanks to the Second Harvest North Central Food Bank Board of Directors and [...]

Don’t miss your chance to “Give to the Max” and help END hunger 2018-10-30T15:43:50+00:00
10 09, 2018

Email Congress On Sept 13th

2018-09-10T17:23:13+00:00

Email Congress on September 13th using the email template below. Dear [STAFFER NAME], As the Farm Bill advances through the legislative process, I would like to urge [NAME OF MEMBER OF CONGRESS] to keep federal nutrition programs strong and ensure the final legislation keeps America’s national commitment to reducing hunger. More than 508,000 people in [...]

Email Congress On Sept 13th 2018-09-10T17:23:13+00:00
10 09, 2018

National Call-in Day

2018-09-10T17:26:00+00:00

You can take action today by joining anti-hunger advocates across the country to send one clear message to Congress: Keep our federal nutrition programs strong in the Farm Bill and ensure we don’t take away food from our children, seniors and veterans. Currently, Congress is considering the future of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) [...]

National Call-in Day 2018-09-10T17:26:00+00:00
21 08, 2018

Tell Congress to fight hunger

2018-08-21T11:52:31+00:00

The Farm Bill is the largest piece of legislation impacting the nation’s agriculture policy and nutrition program funding. We work with the Feeding America network, the agriculture and food industry and other partners to ensure the Farm Bill protects SNAP funding, strengthens the Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) and the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) [...]

Tell Congress to fight hunger 2018-08-21T11:52:31+00:00
14 08, 2018

Hunger Action Month

2018-08-21T11:53:05+00:00

There are three easy ways to participate in Hunger Action Month.  Start a fundraiser:  This can be done in many different ways: Ask your friends and family to donate in your honor or in memory of someone special. Gather a group of friends and hold an event like a "Dinner for a Cause."  This may involve food, [...]

Hunger Action Month 2018-08-21T11:53:05+00:00
7 08, 2018

Jerry Kleven, Second Harvest former board member and long time volunteer recognized as 2018 Itasca County Outstanding Senior Volunteer

2018-08-22T16:20:52+00:00

Jerry Kleven, of Grand Rapids, has been named as one of the 2018 Itasca County Outstanding Senior Volunteer Award recipients. At 91-years young, Jerry Kleven is generous with his time and resources and is genuinely passionate about the community as a whole. He gives his time to Grand Rapids Rotary Club, Zion Lutheran Church and [...]

Jerry Kleven, Second Harvest former board member and long time volunteer recognized as 2018 Itasca County Outstanding Senior Volunteer 2018-08-22T16:20:52+00:00
26 06, 2018

Summer Heros

2018-06-27T12:26:42+00:00

It's just part of who they are...  For many people giving is something that is ingrained in them as a child.  They may learn it from their parents, school, a club or even their faith.  There are also many that, as a young child, have the ability to recognize that they have the power to [...]

Summer Heros 2018-06-27T12:26:42+00:00
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