Hunger Alert: We have ramped up and adapted food distribution to meet the increase in need due to COVID-19. We need your help to continue.

Find/Give Help: Meals and supplies for Twin Cities communities in need due to the recent destruction of local grocery stores, businesses and homes.

Do you need help accessing food? Get help with locating emergency food services in your community.

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  • $50
    150 meals

  • $100
    300 meals

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    600 meals


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We’re working around the clock to deliver as much food as possible to local individuals and our food shelf and meal program partners.

If you or someone you know needs nutritional assistance, we can help you locate emergency food services in your community.

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Our Response to Coronavirus

The demand for emergency food assistance has risen to historic levels. It’s vital that we support our community’s access to food during the coronavirus pandemic. We're working around the clock to get much-needed food to local families, partner food shelves, and other hunger-relief programs.

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Restaurants step in to feed a community in need

As concerns regarding COVID-19 grow, Minnesotans are cooking and eating at home and the hospitality industry is left with few patrons, an abundance of food and teams with little work. Second Harvest Heartland and a growing group of local restauranteurs are getting creative about the problem.

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Bank of America

Gifts Matched Now

Bank of America is providing a second guaranteed match of $200,000 to help fund free emergency farmers markets, food boxes, and other desperately needed meals.

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Find/Give Help

We stand with our Twin Cities neighbors seeking justice and equity. Help us ensure everyone is fed as we rebuild. Sprawling food deserts now exist where Twin Cities grocery stores once stood.

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Do you know the two most shocking facts about hunger in your community?

Did you also know…

As one of the nation’s largest, most efficient and innovative hunger-relief organizations, Second Harvest Heartland has a huge impact on local hunger with your support.

  • 97 million meals provided locally by SHH and partners last year
  • 1000 food shelf and meal program partners received food from us
Some of our hunger fighting programs include:

Thousands of our neighbors are facing hunger. Together we can help.

Our food shelf partners are reporting more local people in need than ever. Many are asking for food assistance for the first time in their lives.

  • 1 in 11 people in our region are affected by hunger
  • 500k+ people are served by us and our partners each year
The face of hunger in our community includes:

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