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One of the many ways you can get involved in the work of ending hunger is by participating in a hunger-fighting event. From in-person activities to virtual organizing to supporting local retailers and companies, see a complete list below.
Attending an Event or Supporting a Local Promotion Helps End Hunger
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Current and Upcoming Events
Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon
Join us for the 15th annual Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon, hosted by News Talk 830 WCCO, on Thursday, February 1 from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. to raise funds for Second Harvest Heartland.Learn More
Hy-Vee 100 Million Meals Challenge
Now through December 31st, you can round up your purchase at the register at all Hy-Vee, Dollar Fresh Market and Hy-Vee Fast & Fresh locations. All funds collected at Hy-Vee stores in our service…Learn More
A Minnesota Holiday, Vol. 15 by Phil Thompson Productions
Minnesota’s favorite holiday soundtrack is back in its milestone 15th Volume! For the past 14 years, Woodbury singer and pianist Phil Thompson has recruited his fellow Minnesota musicians to…Learn More
Surly Brewing Co: Get Winterized
Surly Brewing Co. launched Winterize, their new seasonal beer, brewed for more than just consumption. Winterize is a collaboration between Surly Brewing and Second Harvest Heartland to raise money,…Learn More
Carmenet Winery Cares
For every bottle of Carmenet Wine sold at select local Hy-Vee, Coborn's and MGM stores, Carmenet Winery will donate $1 to support Second Harvest Heartland, up to $5,000.Learn More
Crate & Barrel Holiday Campaign
For the seventh year, Crate & Barrel invites you to celebrate the holiday season by giving back. From November 16 – December 26, you will have the opportunity to donate at the register and online…Learn More
Soups for a Cause at Churchill St.
For every cup or bowl of seasonal soup bought, Churchill St. will generously donate $0.50 to Kitchen Coalition.Learn More
Fire Lake Grill House at the Radisson Blu Mall of America
In honor of the 10th anniversary of Fire Lake Grill House & Cocktail Bar, they are partnering with Second Harvest Heartland to give back to the community. For every FireLake Walleye Double…Learn More
Rustica Bakery's Kitchen Coalition Bundle
Beloved local bakery, Rustica, is committed to Kitchen Coalition's mission to ensure that every neighbor has a meal that is right for them. Buy a "Kitchen Coalition Bundle" from Rustica…Learn More
Dine for Dinners
Dine4Dinners works to combat hunger in partnership with organizations, such as Second Harvest Heartland, that provide meals for those in need of daily nourishment through dependable, reliable, and sustainable sources. Providing a unique, intimate in-home dining experience, Dine4Dinners inspires clients to give back to those who are faced daily with food insecurity. One quarter of the cost of the dining experience goes to a food charity selected by the client and the donation is made by the client. Since founding in June 2020, Dine4Dinners has delivered several experiences, providing 31,035 meals!
Simeks One Gives One
SIMEK’s is dedicated to providing great food for the greater good - that’s why they’re partnering with Feeding America to provide meals to hungry neighbors in need. One meal will be generously donated to Second Harvest Heartland for each SIMEK’s product purchased at local grocers in our service area.
Reuse and Reward with Lunds & Byerlys
Bring your reusable Lunds & Byerlys bags each time you shop at one of their stores, and you’ll not only reduce our impact on the environment you’ll also help those in need. For every one of these reusable bags used to bag groceries at Lunds & Byerlys stores, the company will make a 5 cent donation to Second Harvest Heartland.
At Galactic Pizza, they serve pizza with a conscience. They value creativity, community and sustainability. Their mission is to inspire others to help save the Earth by creating a fun example of what the future would look like if businesses geared themselves towards more sustainable values. One of the many initiatives Galactic Pizza engages in to fulfill their mission is to donate $1 to Second Harvest Heartland every time a customer orders the namesake pizza, “The Second Harvest Heartland”! Stop by and help make a difference today (2917 Lyndale Ave S in Minneapolis).
Hillary's Heartland Hunger Relief Gift Baskets
Hillary's Heartland Hunger Relief Gift Basket can help you show appreciation, say thank you or send well-wishes.
Purchase a Heartland Hunger Relief Gift Basket filled with sweet and salty treats for your business associates, friends or family and 10% of the proceeds will be donated to Second Harvest Heartland. Each basket will include a special card acknowledging that this is a Gift that Gives.
For orders of 10 or more gift baskets, please call 952-933-8365 or email firstname.lastname@example.org