News

Welcome to Second Harvest’s online newsroom. Here you will find our most recent press releases, fact sheet and links to other helpful information.

Recent News Releases

Second Harvest Trifold Brochure

2016

January

Area offers many volunteering opportunities

February

Empty Bowls Celebrates 11 years feeding St Joseph

March

Hiawatha-Local Organization Works to Stamp Out Hunger

Chillicothe-Second Harvest Food Bank fight food insecurity in Livingston County

Atchison, KS-Second Harvest hosts fundraiser kick-off in Atchison

Cameron-Higdon speaks to Rotary

St. Patrick’s Day Parade marches on

April

Cut to food stamp assistance could tax local agencies

Chillicothe-4-H, FFA pack Meals of Hope for the hungry

Food Truck offers free meals for Second Harvest Food Bank

Hundreds walk for fundraisers

May

Stamp Out Hunger-Albany

Stamp Out Hunger-Cameron

Stamp Out Hunger-Plattsburg

No Hunger Summer-Burlington Junction

Cookbook Donation-Nodaway

June

Need To Feed Hungry Persists

No Hunger Summer

Natural Grocers

Backpack Buddies-Gower

NHS-Burlington Junction

 

July

T.J. Bauer-Cameron

T.J. Bauer-St. Joseph

No Hunger Summer-Cameron

SNAP Benefits

Food Rescue

Mosaic Grant

 

August

Food Rescue benefits Second Harvest

KCP&L Light Distribution

September

Scout Jamboree to Make Pyramid of Food

Scout Jamboree Benefits SHCFB

SHCFB-Local Businesses Fill Truck with Flood Relief Donations

Mobile Food Pantry-Stewartsville

BGBH KC Mix

Blue Grass Battles Hunger

October

Sheridan Mobile Pantry

Sheridan Mobile Pantry Numbers

Cameron Backpack Buddies

Teen-insecurity

November

Good Deed Feed

Keller Williams Open House

December

2015

April

Second Harvest Announces Backpack Buddies Walkathon April 11 for Families to Help Fight Hunger

March

Second Harvest Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation

February

Second Harvest Community Food Bank Executive Director Says 51,000 Face Hunger; Annual Fund Drive Kick Off Planned for Wednesday, March 4, 2015

2014

November

Second Harvest Receives Walmart Foundation Grant

Better Business Bureau Accreditation

Second Harvest Receives Donation from KCP&L of more than 18,000 CFLs

Mayors’ Thanksgiving Dinner 2014

October

Second Harvest Announces Winners of 2014 Corporate Food Fight Challenge

Second Harvest Announces Thanksgiving Meal Distribution Day for Monday, November 24

September

Second Harvest Community Food Bank to Compete for $60,000 Walmart Grant Starting Sept. 15 with Daily Online Votes

Apple Market to Donate Truck Load of Food to Second Harvest Community Food Bank as Part of Corporate Food Fight – Tuesday September 30

August

Second Harvest Director to discuss survey results of ‘Hunger in America 2014’

Face of Hunger in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas Revealed by new Feeding America Report

2013

October

Campus Cupboard Enters into Second Year

September

Food Fight Winners

Super Food Fair

Hunger Action Month & the SNAP Challenge Begin

July

Second Harvest Announces New Executive Director

June

No Hunger Summer Starting in St. Joseph

May

A Place at the Table Viewing Coming to St. Joseph

April

Johnson Controls is Stepping up by Playing in the Dirt

Help Second Harvest Expand Campus Cupboard

March

Missouri Governor Signs Tax Credits into Law

Join Second Harvest to Kickoff the Food Justice Movement

January

Fresh Start, Your Community Market is Open for Business