Sort-A-Rama Brings 800+ Volunteers Together to Repackage 200,000 Pounds of Bulk Food to Help Feed Hungry Children and Families This Summer

5/20/19

On May 23rd, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina will host their 4th Annual Sort-A-Rama, a half day of volunteer service jam-packed with energy, networking and teambuilding...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Announces 2019 Partner Appreciation Award Recipients - the David Tepper Foundation, Rick Hendrick, Ed Brown Among Those Recognized for Their Efforts to Help End Hunger

5/14/19

Last week, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina honored 36 award recipients who have worked tirelessly throughout the year to help feed more children, families, seniors, veterans, and pets...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, Walmart, Sam's Club and Feeding America Launch "Fight Hunger. Spark Change."Campaign to Combat Hunger in the Food Bank's 19 County Service Region

4/26/19

In partnership with SHMETROLINA, Walmart and Sam's Club now invite shoppers to help fight hunger in their local community. There are three ways to participate - purchasing a participating item in-store or online, donating in-store or donating on Feeding America's website...

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Second Harvest Student Hunger Drive Breaks All Previous Records!

4/8/19

Students from nine area high schools spent the evening of Monday, March 25th celebrating their success in the 2019 Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Carolinas' Student Hunger Drive...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina's Empty Bowls 2019

3/29/19

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina's Empty Bowls 2019 - filling bowls with food and love along with presenting sponsors Food Lion / Food Lion Feeds and the CRVA (Charlotte Regional Visitor's Authority)...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina & Hendrick Automotive Group Hold Spring Meal Drive Packing Event to Serve More Than 12,000 Charlotte-Area People in Need

3/26/19

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina & Hendrick Automotive Group hold spring meal drive packing event to serve more than 12,000 Charlotte-Area people in need...

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Smithfield Foods Donates More Than 42,000 Pounds of Protein to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina - Food Lion Joins the Seventh Stop of Smithfield's 2019 Helping Hungry Homes Tour

3/19/19

Today, Smithfield Foods, Inc. and Food Lion joined forces to donate more than 42,000 pounds of protein to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina...

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Gaston County Foundation Run on April 13, 2019 Raises Funds with Match for Agencies in Gaston County Served by Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

2/28/19

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina is pleased to announce our participation in the Community Foundation Run 2019...

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Tyson Foods Partners with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to Support Three Backpack Programs in Union County

2/27/19

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina announced today a $40,000 grant from Tyson Foods for the funding of three Union County..

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Food Lion Feeds Presents Ninth Annual Carolinas Student Hunger Drive to Nourish Local Families

2/11/19

Six-week high school food drive competition aims to end hunger...

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Lebron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo Draft Team Rosters For 2019 NBA All-Star Game

2/7/19

Lebron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo draft team rosters for 2019 NBA All-Star game...

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Smart Chicken Extends Helping Hand in Fight Against Hunger in the Metrolina Region

1/31/19

To honor their commitment to ending hunger in the Charlotte Metrolina region, Smart Chicken delivered two loads of much-needed protein...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina is Ready to Assist Those Impacted by Government Shutdown

1/18/19

The Department of Agriculture said in January 8th statement that food service programs, including its Supplemental Nutrition Program, or SNAP, were fully funded for this month and for February...

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Publix, Publix Super Markets Charities, and Carrier Transicold Donate to Second Harvest Food Bank

1/11/19

Since expanding into the Charlotte Market Publix has become one of the Food Bank's largest food donors as well as a major financial partner...

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Wells Fargo Collecting Non-Perishable Food Items during Holiday Season at Branches and Mobile Location in Charlotte

12/6/18

This year, from November 13 through December 31, the second annual Wells Fargo Holiday Food Bank will once again provide the opportunity for customers and community members to conveniently donate items...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina and Walmart present the 4th Annual Santa Express to Provide Gifts to 15,000 High Need Students at 29 Schools in 15 Counties November 30-December 11, 2018

11/28/18

On Friday, November 30th Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina will kick off their 4th annual Santa Express in partnership with Walmart. The event will provide holiday gifts of apples/pears to each school along with items like toiletries, socks, school supplies and shoes  ...

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The GSF Foundation Holds Second Annual Feeding Hunger: A "No Lunch" Lunch to Benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina on November 15th - Special Guest - First Lady of NC, Kristen Cooper

11/2/18

The Golden State Foods (GSF) Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and families in need in the areas where GSF associates live and work, is hosting the Feeding Hunger: A "No Lunch" Lunch event in Charlotte, North Carolina...

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Skechers and Rack Room Shoes to Donate 8,000 Pairs of New Shoes to Charlotte-Area Children

9/28/18

Skechers, Rack Room Shoes and the national nonprofit Delivering Good have partnered with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to distribute over 1,000 pairs of BOBS from Skechers...

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UnitedHealthcare volunteers organize free pop-up market with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina for Lawrence Orr Elementary School students and their families

9/28/18

Today Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina and UnitedHealthcare hosted a free pop-up produce market at Lawrence Orr Elementary School...

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Samsung Donates $100,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina for Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts

9/28/18

Samsung donates $100,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina for Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina's WINE WOMEN & SHOES 2018

9/28/18

The 2018 Wine Women & Shoes is presented by Diamond Stilettos Sponsor Harris Teeter and Platinum Pump Sponsor Felix Sabates' Mercedes-Benz of South Charlotte...

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The Darden Foundation donates $25,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

9/12/18

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina announced today a $25,000 grant from The Darden Foundation to assist in their efforts to provide help for those facing hunger in our community...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Receives $75,000 Grant from the Walmart Foundation to Fund Infrastructure and Equipment Needed for Handling Fresh Food

9/7/18

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina today announced a $75,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to fund the infrastructure that will ultimately help seven of the food bank's partner agencies...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Joins the Quicken Loans Charlotte Community Challenge on CrowdRise. Help SHFBM Win $15,000 by Donating August 1-31, 2018

8/13/18

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina (SHFBM) has joined the Quicken Loans Charlotte Community Challenge, a fundraising competition on CrowdRise...

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Sam's Club Teams Up with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to Help Families in Need with Diaper Donations

7/26/18

Sam's Club is working together with Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to help families stock their shelves with diapers...

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Players and Coaches in this weekends Powerade Blazing 7 on 7 Tournament and Coca-Cola Consolidated Team teammates Participate in Backpacking Event

7/12/18

On Thursday, July 12th from 2:00pm to 3:30pm, high school athletes and coaches from 18 states participating in this weekend's Powerade Blazing 7 on 7 Tournament...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina kicks Off Their Summer Feeding Program

6/3/18

SHFBM will announce that summer feeding services in and around the Charlotte area will be expanded...

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BI-LO Donates More Than $43,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

11/29/17

BI-LO Donates More Than $43,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina...

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Harris Teeter & Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Kick Off Harvest Feast Marathon

11/10/17

On Friday, November 10th at 10:00 a.m., Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina kicks off their annual holiday food drive, Harvest Feast Marathon...

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CIAA Coaches and Staff Backpacking Event

10/4/17

On October 4th, CIAA Men and Women's Basketball coaches and staff will participate in a backpacking event...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Partners with Lowcountry Food Bank in honor of Brother David

07/18/17

On July 20th Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina will be in Rock Hill at Dorothy Day Soup Kitchen...

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to Carry Forward the Banner of Local nonprofit, Together We Feed

06/30/2017

Following the 2016-2017 school year, Together We Feed dissolved its 501(c)3 status and transferred ownership...

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Second Harvest Food Bank to Fill the Shelves of Dorothy Day Soup Kitchen and St. Mary's Pantry in Honor of Brother David Boone

06/21/2017

On June 21, 2017, Second Harvest delivered two truckloads of canned goods, packaged food items and meat... 
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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to Expand Summer Feeding Services

06/20/2017

Second Harvest announced today that Summer Feeding Services in and around the Charlotte area will be expanded...

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Huntersville Target Store Donates Over 30 Pallets of Food to Second Harvest Food Bank

05/31/2017

Target located in Huntersville, NC donated almost 12,000 pounds of frozen and refrigerated... 
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600 Volunteers to Repackage 132,000 Pounds of Bulk Food at Sort-A-Rama Event

05/03/2017

To repackage 132,000 pounds of bulk food at Sort-A-Rama event to help feed hungry... 
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Fifth Third Bank and Roush Fenway Racing Team up to Drive Away Hunger

05/03/2017

to provide 1 million meals to families in need throughout the bank’s 10-state footprint... 
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Smithfield Foods Partners with NASCAR Hall of Fame and Richard Petty Motorsports

01/30/2017

to donate nearly 250,000 pounds of protein to six North Carolina Food Banks... 
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Smart Chicken Extends Helping Hand in Fight Against Hunger in the Charlotte Region

01/30/2017

To honor their commitment to ending hunger in the Charlotte Metrolina Region, Smart Chicken donated... 
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AXA's Operations Center Supports Second Harvest Food Bank

01/2017

AXA volunteers at Second Harvest Food Bank for Day of Service and bestows grand that will provide 28,000... 
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Charlotte Hornets and Food Lion Partner for Annual Food Drive to Benefit Second Harvest

1/18/2017

The Charlotte Hornets and Food Lion Feeds today are launching the 2017 Food Lion Feeds Food Drive to ... 
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Land O'Lakes Donates 40,000 Pounds of Macaroni & Cheese

12/14/2016

Land O'Lakes, Inc. donated 40,000 pounds of Land O'Lakes Macaroni & Cheese to Second Harvest Food Bank... 
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Santa Express to Proved Gifts to 15,000 High Need Students

12/5/2016

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina in partnership with Walmart kicked off the 2nd annual Santa Express... 
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Hornets and Food Lion Feeds Partner at Annual Cornucopia Event on November 17

11/16/2016

The Charlotte Hornets and Food Lion Feeds announced today that the two organizations will once again provide... 
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The Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade is Almost Here

11/24/2016

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the parade, and by all measures it is shaping up to be the biggest yet... 
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WFNZ Street Turkeys Food Drive Event Raises Over $12,000 For Local Food Organizations

11/23/2016

Charlotte's premier Sports Radio Station 610 AM and 102.5 FM WFNZ The Fan broadcasted its 14th annual... 
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PRSA Charlotte Announces UNCC's Dr. Alan Freitag and Second Harvest Food Bank's Kay Carter as 2016 Infinity Award and Pegasus Award Honorees

11/3/2016

PRSA Charlotte is pleased to announce the winners of its prestigious Infinity Award and Pegasus Award Honorees... 
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Perdue Farms Makes 10,000 Pound Protein Donation to Second Harvest Food Bank and Kicks off 2nd Year of School-Based Mobile Pantry Program in Concord, NC

10/11/2016

Perdue Farms made a 10,000 pound donation of chicken to Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina... 
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