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The Second Harvest Heartland Blog
August 23, 2017 By: JT Pinther
The Summer Food Service Program had a great year across many sites all over Minnesota.
August 15, 2017 By: JT Pinther
Food is something we all need to thrive. Faced with little choice, Kandy started going to a food pantry.
August 11, 2017 By: JT Pinther
Child hunger is not just an urban issue—it’s suburban and it’s rural too.
August 9, 2017 By: Sarah Rayburn
As our digital marketing intern moves on from her time here, she shares about her experiences at Second Harvest Heartland.
August 3, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
Taprooms and local restaurants often bring people together, and many go above and beyond to give back to their communities. Join us at one of our upcoming events.
August 2, 2017 By: JT Pinther
Meet Ricky, a Minneapolis resident managing his diabetes with the help of produce distributions.
July 28, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
Mobile Café reaches kids in St. Paul with the help of Summer Food Service Program grant from Second Harvest Heartland and Share Our Strength
July 27, 2017 By: JT Pinther
Jade’s work injury changed her life forever.
July 24, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
Fresh Produce Distribution Partnership program helps get more fresh foods into the communities that need it most.
July 19, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
It is paramount to consider food when talking about health. That’s why Rainbow Health Initiative’s Voices of Health Survey covers food insecurity for LGBTQ communities.
July 11, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
If you or someone you know are in need of food this summer, there are several free meal programs and local emergency food services that can help.
July 10, 2017 By: Rob Zeaske - Chief Executive Officer
Our CEO, Rob Zeaske responds to a recent commentary in the Star Tribune about food waste.
July 3, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
Parents, kids and our partners share about the need for free summer meals.
June 30, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
Walmart’s Fight Hunger Spark Change campaign efforts paid off, and more families are fed because of it.
June 29, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
MAZON, A Jewish Response to Hunger, is in town with their first-of-its-kind food insecurity awareness exhibit, “This Is Hunger.”
June 28, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
Learn why Tatiana volunteered at multiple produce distributions last year.
June 27, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
Yolawnda knows her kids used to worry about food, now they don't have to.
June 27, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
After tossing the football around and running sprints, these young athletes were provided a free meal through the SFSP program.
June 23, 2017 By: Marie Pauley
New initiative with KARE 11 gives viewers an opportunity for help end summer hunger.
June 16, 2017 By: Jens Pinther
Jennifer’s life flipped over when she received a cancer diagnosis last year.