Participate and Make a Difference

participate_dish_10padGet your friends, family and colleagues together to have fun and fight hunger at the same time. We make it easy to get involved – from hosting a food drive to attending Second Harvest Heartland events and taking part in local and national hunger-relief promotions. Continue to check back often to discover when, where and how you can participate.

Planning an event that benefits Second Harvest Heartland? Please let us know!

Calendar of events and promotions

Check out these events and locally sponsored promotions designed to help you give hope to hungry people.

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Ongoing promotions

To learn easy ways to help feed our hungry neighbors, check our our list of ongoing promotions. Enjoy a slice of pizza and have $1 donated to Second Harvest Heartland or bring reusable bags for your groceries to have 5 cents donated to help end hunger.

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Host a food & fund drive

Collect food and/or monetary donations so families don't have to choose between food and housing.

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Host an event that benefits Second Harvest Heartland

We welcome organizations that are seeking a charity partner for their event. If you're planning an event, please let us know.

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