Displaying results 31 - 40 of 67 items found.

31. A Network Rises to the Food Rescue Challenge Amidst COVID-19

(Web Page; Fri May 08 14:09:00 CDT 2020)

Hunger in Minnesota is quickly on the rise as COVID-19 continues to batter the economy. “Some of our agency partners have seen two to three times as many families needing support,” says April Rog, Director of Food Rescue at S...

Description: Alongside booming rates of hunger during COVID-19, high numbers of restaurants, caterers, and cafeterias have closed—meaning a sharp rise in food with nowhere to go. Since the start of last month’s relief efforts, we’ve rescued nearly half a million pounds of that food.

32. The Power of a Ready-Made Meal

(Web Page; Thu Feb 17 16:24:00 CST 2022)

The Power of a Ready-Made Meal: Meet Minnesota Central Kitchen Half a million Minnesotans don’t know where their next meal will come from. That’s why Minnesota Central Kitchen is providing free, ready-made meals to neigh...

33. The Power of a Ready-Made Meal

(Web Page; Fri Feb 18 15:02:00 CST 2022)

The Power of a Ready-Made Meal: Meet Minnesota Central Kitchen Half a million Minnesotans don’t know where their next meal will come from. That’s why Minnesota Central Kitchen is providing free, ready-made meals to neighbo...

34. So Much More Than A Soup Kitchen: Brenda

(Web Page; Thu Oct 28 10:35:00 CDT 2021)

So Much More Than a Soup Kitchen: Meet Minnesota Central Kitchen For Brenda and her family, it’s been a hard year. Brenda recently got custody of her two grandchildren and struggles to keep enough food on the table. Her daughter...

35. So Much More Than A Soup Kitchen

(Web Page; Thu Oct 28 10:39:00 CDT 2021)

So Much More Than a Soup Kitchen: Meet Minnesota Central Kitchen More than half a million Minnesotans don’t know where their next meal will come today. That’s why Minnesota Central Kitchen is providing free, ready-made mea...

36. So Much More Than A Soup Kitchen

(Web Page; Thu Oct 28 10:40:00 CDT 2021)

The Power of a Hot Meal: Meet Minnesota Central Kitchen For Brenda and her family, it’s been a hard year. Brenda recently got custody of her two grandchildren and struggles to keep enough food on the table. Her daughter lost wor...

37. The Power of a Prepared Meal

(Web Page; Mon Mar 14 11:33:00 CDT 2022)

For many, receiving a prepared meal is more than just dinner. A prepared meal gives a student struggling with food insecurity the ability to focus on their schoolwork. A prepared meal takes away the overwhelming task of figuring out...

Description: A prepared meal allows a time-strapped parent to take a breath and enjoy dinner with their children. A prepared meal takes away the overwhelming task of figuring out where their next meal is coming from for a person experiencing homelessness. A prepared meal gives a student struggling with food insecurity the ability to focus on their schoolwork.

38. Community Solutions: Partnering to End Hunger at the Local Level

(Web Page; Wed Dec 22 11:01:00 CST 2021)

“Produce, produce, produce!” Buffalo Food Shelf Executive Director Fred Naaktgeboren kicks off the evening shift with gusto, reminding the group of energetic volunteers that fresh fruit and vegetables are the stars of the e...

Description: At Second Harvest Heartland, we fight to end hunger every day by working closely with more than 1,000 agency partner programs throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Listening closely to the unique needs of every community is one of the most important parts of successful collaboration.

39. From St. James to Robbinsdale, Our School Partners Deliver for Kids and Families

(Web Page; Mon Nov 22 14:19:00 CST 2021)

For Abby Grove, there is no typical workday. “Lots of phone calls and lots of emails,” says Abby, laughing. “It depends on who needs help and what meetings there are where I am. I take care of five different dist...

Description: Childhood hunger in Minnesota is serious, affecting nearly 200,000 kids right now. At Second Harvest Heartland, we are collaborating with school districts and other community partners to make sure that every child can access the nutritious meals they need to succeed.

40. Press Room

(Web Page; Wed Aug 03 13:04:00 CDT 2022)

Press Room In the News A sampling of recent media stories about hunger, Second Harvest Heartland and our partners 7/28/2022 Two metro area food aid organizations help seniors facing food insecurity 7/18/2022 The “hu...

Description: Second Harvest Heartland press releases, media contact, media toolkit, awards and latest news.

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