Events and Promotions Calendar

Check the Second Harvest Heartland Calendar of Events and Promotions often to discover when, where and how you can participate to bring hope and essential food to Minnesotans experiencing hunger.

We welcome organizations that are seeking a charity partner for their event or cause marketing campaign. If you’d like to connect with us about a campaign or event idea, please share more details via the form below and our team will follow up with you. We look forward to learning more about your campaign or event plans!

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Upcoming events/promotions

  • Pederson

    Pederson's Feeds America

    Today to April 11, 2022

    Pederson’s Natural Farms has partnered with Feeding America to donate 1.5 million meals to people facing food insecurity. When you visit PedersonsFarms.com, you’ll have the option to make a donation that will benefit Second Harvest Heartland and other Feeding America food banks.

  • Nature

    Nature's Way Brands Holiday Gift Sets

    Today to December 31, 2021

    This holiday season, Nature's Way Brands has combined some of their bestselling, high quality supplements into limited edition gift sets – everything from products that went viral on TikTok this year to delicious gummies made just for kids. A portion of every gift set sold will be supporting Second Harvest Heartland and those experiencing food insecurity.

  • Affinity Plus Coins for a Cause

    Affinity Plus Coins for a Cause

    Today to December 10, 2021

    Donate your extra coins in the entryway of participating Affinity Plus branches and help fight hunger. Affinity Plus will match donations to MN food banks, up to $25,000. The first 50 donors at each location on Friday, December 10 will receive a holiday gift bag including a ticket to the GLOW Holiday Festival!

  • Joel Gott Wines "Gott for Good"

    Joel Gott Wines "Gott for Good"

    Today to December 31, 2021

    Joel Gott Wines believes that every family deserves food on the holiday table. That’s why they’re partnering with Second Harvest Heartland and other Feeding America food banks to provide meals to neighbors in need this holiday season.

  • Families Feeding Families with O’Shaughnessy Distilling Co.

    Families Feeding Families with O’Shaughnessy Distilling Co.

    Today to January 2, 2022

    O’Shaughnessy Distilling Co. is proud to partner with Second Harvest Heartland to help feed families in our community. Guests who visit our distillery will have the option to donate directly from their table with a QR code on our menu or through a custom donation link.

  • TikTok Garden of Good

    TikTok Garden of Good

    Today to May 14, 2022

    TikTok has developed a first-ever game feature within its platform: the Garden of Good. TikTokers have the opportunity to build gardens, nurture them into maturity, and eventually harvest those crops in exchange for a real-life monetary donation to support hunger relief. Download or open the app to get started!

  • Dine & Donate at FireLake

    Dine & Donate at FireLake

    Today to December 31, 2021

    Eat and donate locally at the same time: for each Bone-in Filet dish sold at FireLake's two Twin Cities locations, 15% of proceeds will be donated to Second Harvest Heartland. Guests also have the option to donate directly from their table.

  • Read and Feed with Deerly Beloved

    Read and Feed with Deerly Beloved

    Today to March 28, 2022

    Deerly Beloved - a book of light-hearted short stories by Dave Freemore - centers around deer hunting, maple syrup rituals and fun with friends and family. 50% of the net proceeds from the sale of Deerly Beloved will benefit Second Harvest Heartland. Order your copy today.

  • Scan Out Hunger with Hy-Vee

    Scan Out Hunger with Hy-Vee

    Today to December 31, 2021

    Hy-Vee is working with its customers, suppliers and community partners to collect monetary donations to help combat hunger. Hy-Vee customers have the opportunity to donate $1 at checkout, with all local funds directly supporting Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Read Local: Proceeds from Minnesota Mystery to be Donated to Second Harvest Heartland

    Read Local: Proceeds from Minnesota Mystery to be Donated to Second Harvest Heartland

    Today to January 1, 2022

    Proceeds from a Minnesota mystery novel by Dennis Kelly will be donated to Second Harvest Heartland. Read on for more details!

  • Heartland Inspections

    Heartland Inspections

    Today to December 31, 2021

    Heartland Inspections is proud to partner with Second Harvest Heartland supporting the community we work in by pledging to provide 6 meals to families in need for every inspection they perform.

  • Donate Perks and Give to the Max with Caribou Coffee

    Donate Perks and Give to the Max with Caribou Coffee

    Today to December 31, 2021

    As a Caribou Coffee Perks Member, you can give 140 perks points in-store, online, or through the Caribou Coffee app. When you give, Caribou Coffee will donate $5 to Second Harvest Heartland on your behalf.

  • A Minnesota Holiday, Volume 13 by Phil Thompson Productions

    A Minnesota Holiday, Volume 13 by Phil Thompson Productions

    Today to December 25, 2021

    Minnesota's favorite stocking stuffer is returning to the Twin Cities once again! For the past 12 years, Woodbury singer and pianist Phil Thompson has recruited his fellow Minnesota musicians to contribute a song or two to his annual charity CD "A Minnesota Holiday." Sales from this year's Volume 13 CD, as well as iTunes downloads, will support Second Harvest Heartland.

  • The Cheesecake Factory

    The Cheesecake Factory's Annual Slice Campaign

    Today to July 29, 2022

    Nothing is sweeter than a dessert that gives back! Buy a slice (or two!) of Coconut Cream Pie Cheesecake at a local Cheesecake Factory location and you'll generate a donation to Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Sun Country Airlines

    Sun Country Airlines' Do Good Fund: Minnesota

    Today to December 3, 2021

    Sun Country Airlines is partnering with Do Good Points to support four local Minnesota nonprofits, including Second Harvest Heartland. When you contribute to 'Do Good Fund: Minnesota,' your donation will be distributed across the organizations. Sun Country Rewards members will earn 250 points for their first donation through Do Good Points.

  • Pampered Chef Round Up from the Heart

    Pampered Chef Round Up from the Heart

    Today to August 31, 2022

    Fighting hunger for more than 30 years, Pampered Chef provides easy ways for customers to support hunger relief through the Round Up from the Heart campaign.

  • Crate & Barrel Holiday Campaign

    Crate & Barrel Holiday Campaign

    Today to December 26, 2021

    The holidays are a time for helping our neighbors in need. Now more than ever, every zip code, every neighborhood, every community is touched by hunger. As you shop this holiday season, make a donation at your local Crate & Barrel store to support Second Harvest Heartland in our work to end hunger.

  • Crocs Cares

    Crocs Cares

    Today to December 31, 2021

    Crocs is proud to partner with Feeding America and its network of food banks to support our communities and neighbors in need. Every time you complete a purchase on Crocs.com, or at any Crocs retail store, you’ll have the opportunity to add a donation to support the Feeding America network. A portion of donations made locally will directly support Second Harvest Heartland.

  • American Eagle x Aerie Holiday Campaign

    American Eagle x Aerie Holiday Campaign

    Today to December 31, 2021

    As you do your holiday shopping at American Eagle and Aerie this season, you will have the opportunity to help fight hunger by making a donation at checkout. Donations made at metro American Eagle and Aerie stores and online will support Second Harvest Heartland.

Ongoing Promotions

Supporting the work of Second Harvest Heartland is sometimes as easy as shopping at your favorite local business. Check out these ongoing promotions designed to promote awareness and help us bring more food to hungry people.

  • Community alliance

    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 at CommunityAll.com/sign-up and make sure to select Second Harvest Heartland as your benefiting organization! . .

  • AmazonSmile

    AmazonSmile: 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. Get started today at www.smile.amazon.com.

  • Dine4Dinners horizontal

    Dine4Dinners

    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! Learn more. .

  • spoonful

    Spoonful Apparel — Look Good. Do Good. Feed Kids!

    Help Second Harvest Heartland make sure no child goes hungry when you buy inspiring, fashionable apparel and accessories from Spoonful Apparel, LLC. Spoonful Apparel is donating 50% of the profits from online sales made in Minnesota and select events to Second Harvest Heartland. Visit www.spoonfulapparel.com to learn more.

  • SIMEK'sOneGivesOne

    SIMEK’s 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. For more information, visit: simeks.com/onegivesone.

  • L & B Smart Tote (thumb)

    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. www.lundsandbyerlys.com

  • Galactic Pizza

    Galactic Pizza

    Location: 2917 Lyndale Ave S Minneapolis, MN

    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). www.galacticpizza.com

  • Hillary's Gift Baskets

    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.

    Click here to learn more or purchase a basket.

    For orders of 10 or more gift baskets, please call Hillary Feder or Jan Lapp at 952-933-8365 or 800-742-6800.

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