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The Second Harvest Heartland Blog
October 21, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
We had the chance to interview an expert about the intersection of hunger and health.
October 20, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
When Brian needed help, our SNAP assistance team was able to provide a lot more than just food.
October 19, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
These two dedicated volunteers are the true ‘callunteer’ dream team!
October 14, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
Flossie passed away at age 95, but her legacy lives on to feed hungry neighbors in our community.
October 12, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
Two stories of how we’re expanding our work with agency partners and the community to reach more people and get more food to individuals we serve.
October 3, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
Thanks to volunteers, donors and other partners who stepped up to take action this September, we’re able to provide more than 800,000 meals to our neighbors in need.
September 29, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
Kick Hunger Challenge and the Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon provide opportunities for Vikings fans to support local hunger relief through the Taste of the NFL organization.
September 22, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
We know that hunger is in our communities, but so are we and so are our partners.
September 21, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
Springfield Area Food Shelf is reaching more seniors with a new approach to promoting senior food boxes and support from the local clinic.
September 19, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
FOODRx expands the capacity of health systems by providing patients with a turnkey connection to food and basic need resources when they need it most.
September 12, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
Four-year volunteer Jon talks about the importance of meaningful help.
September 9, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
Round up to the nearest dollar at checkout when making a purchase at Cub Foods, and the difference will be donated to Second Harvest Heartland and other Minnesota Feeding America food banks
September 7, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
Tomorrow is Hunger Action Day, and this whole month there are many ways for you to make a difference. There’s something for everybody!
September 2, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
For Sarah, hunger isn’t necessarily about having an empty stomach. It’s what goes into the stomachs of her kids that counts.
September 1, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
September is Hunger Action Month, a nationwide campaign to mobilize the public to take action against hunger. Volunteer, donate and go orange this September.
August 29, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
This is a post by our Communications Coordinator, Jens Pinther. He had the opportunity to go for a ride-along with a Food Rescue driver and shared the experience.
August 19, 2016 By: Marie Pauley
When Htee moved to Minnesota just one month ago from a refugee camp in Burma she came here not knowing where she would live or work, let alone find food.
August 12, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
When it comes to health, patients who make a visit to their doctor may find traditional pharmaceuticals are not the only prescription recommended by medical providers.
August 11, 2016 By: Jens Pinther
A group of young volunteers packed more than 1500 Hygiene Kits for their communities, and had the chance to meet a former Minnesota Viking.
August 4, 2016 By: Jens Pinther Tags: Share Fresh, fresh produce
Mini Cooper makes a stop in the Twin Cities to discover how Second Harvest Heartland is combining two problems to make a solution.