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 food to people who need it.

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Upcoming events/promotions

  • Hy-Vee Feed the Need

    Hy-Vee Feed the Need

    Today to February 28, 2019

    Help “Feed the Need” in our communities by rounding up your purchase at local Hy-Vee stores. All funds raised will go to support Second Harvest Heartland and other food banks serving the one in 11 neighbors who are hungry.

  • Community for All Brewery Crawl

    Community for All Brewery Crawl

    March 30, 2019, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Enjoy a cold brew and support Second Harvest Heartland by participating in Community Alliance’s first annual Brewery Crawl on Saturday, March 30! A portion of every ticket will help provide 45 meals to hungry neighbors.

  • Community for All Brewery Crawl

    Community for All Brewery Crawl

    March 30, 2019, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

    Enjoy a cold brew and support Second Harvest Heartland by participating in Community Alliance’s first annual Brewery Crawl on Saturday, March 30! A portion of every ticket will help provide 45 meals to hungry neighbors.

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Past events/promotions

  • Kick Hunger Challenge

    Kick Hunger Challenge

    September 14, 2018 to February 4, 2019

    Team up with the Kick Hunger Challenge and thousands of other football fans across the country to defeat hunger! Show support for your favorite team and become a champion for hunger relief.

  •  Community Pint Night with Korpi Restaurant Group – every Thursday in January

    Community Pint Night with Korpi Restaurant Group – every Thursday in January

    January 3, 2019 to January 31, 2019

    Join Korpi Restaurant Group for their Community Pint Nights every Thursday in January! The Crooked Pint and select Green Mill restaurants are donating $1 to Second Harvest Heartland for every tap Grain Belt Premium beer purchased.

  • White Castle Craver Night – Jan 24

    White Castle Craver Night – Jan 24

    January 24, 2019

    Make White Castle Maplewood your dinner-of-choice on Thursday, January 24. Stop by between 5-8pm and White Castle will donate 15% of sales proceeds to Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Go Show with Hippo Campus – Jan 22

    Go Show with Hippo Campus – Jan 22

    January 22, 2019

    Go 96.3 is teaming up with Hippo Campus to support Second Harvest Heartland at a special invite-only Go Show. Your admission? A non-perishable food item for neighbors in need!

  • Heartbeat for Hunger

    Heartbeat for Hunger

    January 20, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

    Heartbeat for Hunger is an annual concert with local bands designed to attract a new generation of philanthropists, create awareness of the issue of hunger in our community and expose them to Second Harvest Heartland and their efforts to eradicate hunger. This year’s line-up is headlined by Trampled by Turtles with special guests Pert Near Sandstone.

  • Let

    Let's Kick Hunger Radiothon

    January 17, 2019, 6:00 am to 7:00 pm

    Join us for the 10th Annual Let’s Kick Hunger Radiothon! WCCO Radio, Taste of the NFL, Land O’Lakes, General Mills and Compeer Financial are teaming up again for the fundraiser to benefit Second Harvest. Heartland. Be sure to tune into 830AM on January 17, starting at 6 am.

  • Crate and Barrel

    Crate and Barrel

    November 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018

    Donate in-store at Crate and Barrel and you’ll be helping feed hungry neighbors in our community.

  • Bank of America Give a Meal

    Bank of America Give a Meal

    October 22, 2018 to December 31, 2018

    Donate to the Give A Meal campaign to help break the cycle of hunger in our community.

  • Wells Fargo Holiday campaign – Nov 13-Dec 31

    Wells Fargo Holiday campaign – Nov 13-Dec 31

    November 13, 2018 to December 31, 2018

    Join Wells Fargo making a HUGE impact on hungry families this holiday season. Donate at a local Wells Fargo ATM or online, and all donations will be matched $1 for $1, supporting Second Harvest Heartland!

  • Whole Foods One Dime at a Time

    Whole Foods One Dime at a Time

    October 22, 2018 to December 31, 2018

    Visit your local Whole Foods now to the end of December and donate your 10¢ bag refund for every bag you reuse while shopping.

  • Soundset Sale to Fight Hunger

    Soundset Sale to Fight Hunger

    November 23, 2018 to December 24, 2018

    Soundset is donating 100% of profits from all sales on Soundset Merchandise to Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Pizza Luce Food Drive Event with New Belgium – Dec 7-21

    Pizza Luce Food Drive Event with New Belgium – Dec 7-21

    December 7, 2018 to December 21, 2018

    Pizza Luce Richfield is partnering with New Belgium Brewing to bring more food to more neighbors this holiday. Donate a non-perishable food item for a FREE pint voucher for New Belgium Fat Tire, redeemable at their Coming Together Event on Friday, December 21.

  • KS95 & Staci Food Frenzy Competition – Dec 17-21

    KS95 & Staci Food Frenzy Competition – Dec 17-21

    December 17, 2018 to December 21, 2018

    KS95’s Moon and Staci are having a Food Frenzy to see who can raise the most money for Second Harvest Heartland! Help decide which fierce competitor will come out on top, by donating to one of their teams.

  • Chipotle - Dec 13

    Chipotle - Dec 13

    December 13, 2018, 10:45 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    Make eating a selfless act. Dine at any MN Chipotle on Dec 13 and tell them you’re supporting the cause! 33% of proceeds will benefit Second Harvest Heartland and local Feeding America food banks.

  • Candlelight & Cocoa – December 11

    Candlelight & Cocoa – December 11

    December 11, 2018

    The beloved Candlelight & Cocoa event is back at the historic James J. Hill House – this year benefitting Second Harvest Heartland! Enjoy a yoga practice in the historic home, and support hungry neighbors in the community when you give. Hosted by lululemon Twin Cities.

  • Crisp & Green Charity Bowls – December 1-7

    Crisp & Green Charity Bowls – December 1-7

    December 1, 2018 to December 7, 2018

    Make your favorite Crisp & Green bowl a “Charity Bowl” by donating at checkout. All additional proceeds will support Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Great Wolf Lodge 1st Anniversary Celebration & Food Drive

    Great Wolf Lodge 1st Anniversary Celebration & Food Drive

    December 5, 2018, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    To celebrate their 1st anniversary Great Wolf Lodge MN is taking a swing at hunger with the help of former MN Twins player, Justin Morneau! Bring a food donation for Second Harvest to their event on Dec. 5 for the opportunity to meet Justin.

  • Sack Hunger in Minnesota

    Sack Hunger in Minnesota

    September 10, 2018 to November 30, 2018

    Waymouth Farms is partnering with the Gopher Football Team to Sack Hunger in Minnesota! With each defensive sack by the Gophers this season, Waymouth Farms will donate 100 pounds of food to Second Harvest Heartland.

  • Integra Dental

    Integra Dental

    November 12, 2018 to November 30, 2018

    Your clean teeth can help feed hungry neighbors in our community. For every new patient Integra Dental sees this November, they’ll donate $10 to Second Harvest Heartland

  • EC Design

    EC Design

    November 1, 2018 to November 30, 2018

    EC Design jewelry is hand-forged and fabricated by Artist Emily C. Johnson and her assistant. During the month of November, they’re donating 10% of their sales to Second Harvest Heartland.

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