Second Harvest Food Bank: Tornado Response

To our partners, supporters and friends, On Sunday evening, terrible storms struck communities served by Second Harvest Food Bank and our partner network. The destruction and damage in these communities is vast. Schools have been closed, homes have made uninhabitable...
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5 Reasons Why the Empty Bowls Dinner is a Perfect Girls Night Out

You don't need an excuse for a girl's night out, but a great cause and a great time at Empty Bowls 2018 gives you one anyway. Here are five reasons you should gather together your best gals and join us Tuesday, April 18th in downtown Winston-Salem! 1. You can go...
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April is National Volunteer Month

“Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve," said Martin Luther King. At Second Harvest, we get to spend time with some pretty great people... thousands of them, in fact. They are our volunteers. They sort food, inspect eggs, assist with food drives, pack...
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Tireless and Dedicated: Food Bank volunteers Gwen and Warren get things done.

Tammy DeCicco, Second Harvest’s Volunteer Coordinator, wrote this story and nomination of two incredible volunteers, Gwen Blane and Warren Kelly, for the 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Service Awards. Read on to learn more about Gwen and Warren and why we feel you should...
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They Really DO Make Great Neighbors: Why we love Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices volunteers

Second Harvest is fortunate to have many dedicated volunteers that support our mission of moving healthy, nutritious food to the 18 counties of Northwest North Carolina that we serve. Even amongst all these outstanding volunteers, the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices...
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Pottery With A Purpose

This post was originally posted by Beth Bealle at The Enrichment Center in Winston-Salem, NC. The Enrichment Center helps adults with life-long intellectual and developmental disabilities develop life skills, social skills and job skills through an arts-based program...

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5 Ways to Use Frozen Corn

This post was contributed by Second Harvest Food Bank’s Nutrition Services Manager, Kina M. Charles, MS, RDN, LDN. To learn more about our Nutrition Services program and the services Second Harvest offers to our partner network and our community, click here. Frozen...

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“They are seniors like me.”

“What comes to mind is thankful and appreciative.” Rebecca Brooks leans forward in her chair to make sure to look you in the eye; she looks at you in a gentle way that makes you know that she is trying to connect with you, hear you and be heard. She is a volunteer...

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