We Are a Food Bank and More

At Second Harvest Heartland, solving the problem of hunger is our passion. As one of the largest and most efficient food banks in the United States, we leverage our unique position in the emergency food chain to make an impact.

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Food Sources & Donors

Second Harvest Heartland procures food from manufacturers, farmers, food drives and more.

Second Harvest Heartland

Distributes enough food for more than 74 million meals annually, ensuring food safety throughout entire process.

Agency Partners

Food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, meal programs and after-school programs distribute food in our community.

Clients

Children, parents and seniors have access to food.

Help Us End Hunger

We depend on people like you. Join us as partners in our work to close the missing meal gap by donating funds, food or volunteer time. Together we can give our neighbors the hope and stability they need.

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5 dollars donated gives 15 meals to your community
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Hunger Matters

Recent news and articles from our blog.

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Need Food?

Everyone needs a little help from time to time.

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Food & Fund Drive Promo Callout

Host a Drive

Host a Summer Food & Fund Drive to help to ensure that Minnesota kids get the nutritious food they need to grow.

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1 in 6 Minnesota kids is HUNGRY

Child Hunger

No child should go to bed hungry. You can help fight summer hunger and provide meals for kids in our community.

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Dollar Tree Drive

Customers can donate non-perishable food items at more than 5,500 Dollar Tree stores nationwide.

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Make a Difference

Check out our full calendar of events and promotions for more ways to help end hunger in our community!

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