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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

Find the opportunity that's best for you below. And if you're a company or group looking to launch your own event, complete our partnership interest form and we'll be in touch.

Current and Upcoming Events

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Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon

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Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon

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Join us for the 14th annual Let's Kick Hunger Day Radiothon, hosted by News Talk 830 WCCO, on Thursday, February 2 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. to raise funds for Second Harvest Heartland. 

Your generosity and listenership are needed to provide stability to more than half a million Minnesotans facing hunger right now. Thanks to our generous Let's Kick Hunger Day sponsors, your gift can be matched, meaning your impact can grow to help more local families.

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Mighty Spark | Eat Well. Give Back.

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Mighty Spark | Eat Well. Give Back.

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Mighty Spark is on a mission to spark change with their consumers to help those in need. For every purchase of Mighty Spark’s all-natural poultry, they will donate the monetary equivalent of 10 meals to support Feeding America and its network of food banks.

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Ongoing Promotions

Community Alliance

Looking for a fun way to support Second Harvest Heartland? Download the Community Alliance App to receive exclusive food, drink and entertainment specials at over 100 Minnesota businesses. Additionally, you can enjoy monthly BOGO drinks at 70+ locations! New locations are added every month so you will never run out of places to explore. Annual memberships are only $5 per month, with 50% of your subscription profit going back to Community Alliance’s mission of feeding the food insecure. Sign up today and make sure to select Second Harvest Heartland as your benefiting organization!

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Amazon Smile. You shop. Amazon Gives

Did you know you can generate donations for Second Harvest Heartland every time you shop through Amazon? Simply visit smile.amazon.com to select Second Harvest Heartland as your charity of choice. From there, shop and feel good about the purchases you make knowing Amazon will donation 0.5% of your eligible purchases to support hunger relief. There are no fees or extra cost to shop with AmazonSmile.

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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! 

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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.

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Rescue and Reward with Lunds and 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. 

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Galactic Pizza

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). 

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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 service@askhillarys.com

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