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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina has always prioritized the health and safety of our community, volunteers and staff. Food safety has been a number one goal of the Food Bank’s since we started in 1981. We are taking extra safety and cleanliness precautions in all of our facilities as our country struggles to best manage the Coronovirus (COVID-19)....Click here for updates, information, and ways you can help»


Join Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina this September for Hunger Action Month, a 30 day awareness campaign where people all over the United States stand together to end hunger. It’s a month to spread the word and take action on the hunger crisis — and dedicate ourselves to a solution.....

Click here for ways to take action during Hunger Action Month»

Sort-A-Rama is a half-day event packed with high energy volunteering, team-building, and networking. Volunteers will assemble thousands of meals for distribution to families in need while interacting with local organizaitons. This event is not open to the general public...Click here for sponsorship opportunities»


Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina sees an increased demand during the summer months when kids are out of school and during this same period of increased demand, donations are often at their lowest as many people are focused on summer activities. To help during this time of critical need, we encourage individuals, businesses and organizations of all shapes and sizes to organize creative and fun fund and food drives to help...Click here for fun ways that you can help us feed children in need during the summer months»


The end of the year is always a time for us to reflect and see how well we did on achieving our primary goals. This year we went a step further and reviewed our progress since 2004....

Click here to view our key categories for the 2020-2021 year»

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina strives through education, advocacy and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food. SHFBM has been in existence since 1981...
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Check Out our Latest Blessings Newsletter

Twice a year, we publish Blessings to show the community our work in helping hungry children, families, and seniors...Learn More»

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500-B Spratt Street  •  Charlotte, NC 28206

Phone: (704) 376-1785 • Fax: (704) 342-1601



Hours: Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. EIN: 56-1352593
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