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Recognize a friend, colleague or loved one with a one-time or recurring donation in their honor.

Give a Gift that Gives Back

Your tribute gift allows you to honor a person or occasion while putting meals on the table for people who might otherwise go without food. A tribute gift is a great way to:

Celebrate Special Occasions: Donate for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings or holidays.

Remember Loved Ones: Honor the memory of a family member, colleague or special friend.

Recognize Achievements: Show your support for personal successes or professional milestones like promotion or retirement.

Make a Tribute Gift   Call us at 651-209-7950

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Help End Hunger and Honor Someone Special

How to Make a Tribute Gift

When you donate money to Second Harvest Heartland, you help us fill the fridges of families, seniors and children struggling with hunger and food insecurity. Why not use your contribution to make an impact in our community and recognize someone special with a tribute gift in their honor? You can send an optional e-card or letter to notify your recipient of the donation in their honor. And you can even set up your tribute gift in advance to correspond with a special date or occasion.

Send an E-Card With Your Gift

Here are some of the e-cards you can select to notify your recipient of the donation in their honor.

How Tribute Gifts Work

It’s fast and easy to donate money as a tribute gift, and a powerful way to honor a loved one.

  1. Fill out the online form
  2. Choose your amount as a one-time or recurring monthly gift
  3. Indicate the name(s) of those you are honoring
  4. Choose an optional e-card or letter to notify your tribute person(s)
  5. Write an optional message to those individuals
  6. Specify the date to deliver your message
  7. Include payment information for your credit card, debit card or bank account

Have questions? Contact our Donor Relations team at 651-209-7950 or Please do not include credit card or bank account numbers in your email message.


Second Harvest Heartland is a tax-exempt 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization recognized by the IRS, tax ID number: 23-7417654. Your gift is tax-deductible as allowed by law.