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.

We welcome organizations that are seeking a charity partner for their event. If you're planning an event, please let us know.

Upcoming events/promotions

  • MN Grocers Association Bag Hunger Campaign

    MN Grocers Association Bag Hunger Campaign

    Today to November 25, 2020

    Commit to Bag Hunger in your neighborhood. 1 in 8 Minnesotans face hunger and there isn't a corner of the state where hunger doesn't exist. You can help by shopping at participating retailers during the 2020 Bag Hunger campaign.

  • OneDigital Virtual Dash

    OneDigital Virtual Dash

    Today to November 1, 2020

    Join OneDigital’s team – Looney Badgers – in supporting Second Harvest Heartland! OneDigital is hosting their 12th annual 5K Dash virtually this year, and they’re inviting you to log miles to support hunger relief in our community.

  • Rundiscover Minneapolis

    Rundiscover Minneapolis

    Today to October 29, 2020

    Presented by Mill City Running, Rundiscover Minneapolis is a new kind of running event that takes you to interesting places not found on your usual run. From October 2-29, as a participant you will be provided four unique courses (ranging from 4 to 7.5 miles) to run in different parts of Minneapolis, from Crystal Lake to Cedar-Riverside and in between.

  • Whole Foods One Dime at a Time

    Whole Foods One Dime at a Time

    Today to December 31, 2020

    Customers who reuse their bags from home to bag their groceries receive a 10-cent per bag refund which they may donate to Second Harvest Heartland. During COVID-19, customers are invited to bring in their own bags, but must bag their groceries themselves to limit exposure for Whole Foods team members. Participating Whole Foods locations supporting Second Harvest Heartland include: Minneapolis, St. Paul, Uptown Minneapolis, Edina, Minnetonka, Woodbury, and Maple Grove.

  • CVS Round Up Campaign

    CVS Round Up Campaign

    Today to December 31, 2020

    When you shop at CVS, you’ll have the opportunity to support our neighbors experiencing hunger. By choosing to round up your bill at the register, you will be helping Second harvest Heartland and our efforts to ensure all are fed.

  • Donate $20 and get a $10 GC to Wahlburgers at HyVee!

    Donate $20 and get a $10 GC to Wahlburgers at HyVee!

    Today to October 25, 2020

    Join iHeartMedia Minneapolis & Wahlburgers at Hy-Vee in support of Second Harvest Heartland. Click the link below to donate to Second Harvest Heartland and with a $20.00 donation you will receive a $10.00 gift card to use at any Twin Cities Wahlburgers at Hy-Vee location!

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.

  • Power Plate Meals

    Power Plate Meals prides themselves on providing healthy meals for families. Now, they’re inviting customers to join them in helping put food on the tables of families experiencing the stress of hunger. When customers make a $5 donation at Eagan, Bloomington, or Lakeville locations, Power Plate Meals will donate one meal to Second Harvest Heartland and our network of food shelf partners. Learn more. .

  • Stateology

    Stateology is committed to giving back to the community. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Stateology created the Better Together t-shirt to support Second Harvest Heartland and Small Sums. For every t-shirt purchased, 25% of proceeds will help support neighbors facing food insecurity. Learn more.

  • Buy One, Give One with Soup by Simpls

    For every quart of soup you buy for delivery to your door, Simpls will donate a bowl of soup to Second Harvest Heartland to nourish our community members in need as well as healthcare workers supporting COVID-19. The soup is made from scratch using local, organic and sustainable ingredients. Please visit to place your order for soup as well as sides and desserts which can all be delivered to your doorstep. Enjoy a warm bowl of soup while warming your heart! .

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    KARE 11 Give 11

    KARE 11 and Second Harvest Heartland are working together to ensure that kids who are home from school and families facing hardships during this time don't go hungry! Every $1 donated equals 3 meals for our hungry neighbors. Donate now.

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    Nimble Impressions Hope T-shirt

    Our friends at Nimble Impressions are giving everyone a much needed dose of hope, with their custom Hope t-shirts supporting Second Harvest Heartland. Each shirt purchased will help provide emergency meals to neighbors facing food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Get your Hope Tee and give hope to someone else.

  • ReQuip


    ReQuip's goal is to make a positive difference in the world by repurposing with purpose. From your company’s no longer needed equipment, inventory or supplies to your family’s old cell phones, laptops, tablets and power equipment, ReQuip will resell these items, giving back a portion of every sale to Second Harvest Heartland and other great charity partners. Learn how you can repurpose with purpose at

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    Sean and Blanca Real Estate Group

    Sean and Blanca, husband and wife real estate team, are committed to supporting Minnesota families, especially during these difficult times. With each home closing, they will donate the equivalent of 300 meals to Second Harvest Heartland. In addition, they are organizing innovative ways to encourage their friends and clients to get involved in the fight against hunger. Connect with Sean and Blanca at

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    Summit Brewing Company

    Summit Brewing Company has always made it a priority to give back to the communities that have supported them throughout the years. They are committed to the importance of sharing their successes with others. When you stop by their St. Paul location and take a tour, Summit Brewing will donate 20% of tour proceeds back to Second Harvest Heartland allowing us to distribute 3 meals to those who struggle with hunger. For more information visit

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    Community Alliance Discount Cards 

    Community Alliance Brew, Winery, & Distillery Cards are bigger and better – and now online! You can support Second Harvest Heartland by purchasing the CraftHappy App on your phone. Receive BOGO drinks (and more) at 80 breweries, wineries, and distilleries with savings of $900!

    CraftHappy App is $29.95, with $10 of each sale supporting Second Harvest Heartland and helping provide 30 meals to our hungry neighbors. the neighbors we serve. Learn more

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    The For Project

    The FOR Project has made it easy for you to support Second Harvest Heartland every time you dine out – at no cost to you! When you register your debit/credit card with The FOR Project and make a purchase at one of their 7,000+ participating restaurant merchants, Second Harvest Heartland will automatically receive 3% of your sale, which is provided by the merchant. Simply follow this link to sign up to support Second Harvest Heartland and start purchasing with a purpose!

    BONUS: The FOR Project will give $25 to Second Harvest Heartland for the first 1,000 to sign up, so don’t delay!

  • Window World

    Window World “Feeding Through Feedback”

    Since 2008, Window World has extended their charitable arm nationwide in our effort to help veterans, families, and children in need. With this conviction in mind, Window World Twin Cities is now proud to partner with Second Harvest Heartland to help end hunger in your local community. Understanding the importance of giving back and supporting those in need, we will donate 10 meals to Second Harvest Heartland when you leave feedback on your experience with Window World Twin Cities.

    Find out more about Window World Twin Cities by visiting:

  • DrivenCoffee

    Driven Coffee

    Driven Coffee makes a positive impact on the world by roasting and selling the finest specialty grade coffees and donating 10 percent of all sales to partner causes, including Second Harvest Heartland. Order your specialty coffee today and make an impact on the lives of our hungry neighbors.

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    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 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:

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    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.

  • 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).

  • 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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