Posts By: Rob Peoni

Volunteer shifts canceled: Wednesday, Jaunary 30, 2019

Due to severe cold, Second Helpings has canceled all volunteer shifts and Culinary Job Training for Wednesday, January 30, 2019. Limited staff will be on hand to deliver emergency meals to the partner agencies who remain open and serving the hungry during the dangerous cold weather. We encourage all volunteers to stay indoors, stay warm… Continue reading.

Second Helpings: closed Saturday, January 19, 2019

Due to the expected snow storm, Second Helpings will be closed Saturday, January 12, 2019. Staff and volunteers should not report. We encourage everyone to stay safe and warm. All social service agencies who need meals will receive them on Friday.

Second Helpings closed January 12, 2019

Due to the winter weather advisory, Second Helpings will be closed Saturday, January 12, 2019. Staff and volunteers should not report. All social service agencies who need meals will receive them on Friday.

Looking back on 2018

Before we kickoff another year fighting hunger and poverty in Central Indiana, we wanted to take a look back at some of the stories that defined 2018. Celebrating 20 years of service In May, we celebrated 20 years of service. To date, Second Helpings donors, volunteers, and supporters have rescued more than 30 million pounds… Continue reading.

Indy Bacon Week: December 10-16, 2018

We have partnered with our friends at NUVO for another one of their wildly popular Indy Food & Drink Weeks, offering Indy residents a discount on delicious food at some of their favorite, local restaurants. This time we’re celebrating bacon! Indy Bacon Week is a week-long celebration of things bacon. NUVO partnered with local restaurants and chefs to… Continue reading.

Souper Bowls: Saturday, January 26, 2019

  Some of Indy’s best chefs go head-to-head to find out whose soup reigns supreme!   When: Saturday, January 26, 2019 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Where: Second Helpings The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Center 1121 Southeastern Ave. Participating Restaurants: The Alexander Hotel* Aristocrat Pub & Restaurant Circle City Soups* Duos Kitchen Mass Ave Pub… Continue reading.

WATCH: IndyBOOMER TV visits Second Helpings

Recently, IndyBOOMER TV stopped by Second Helpings to learn more about our food rescue, hunger relief and Culinary Job Training efforts in Central Indiana. You can watch our segment with host Sheryl Matthys below. IndyBoomer TV airs Sundays at 9am on WFYI. If you missed the episode featuring Second Helpings, you can watch the full… Continue reading.

Tiny Tonic: Saturday, November 10, 2018

Tiny Tonic is a free event for hunger-fighting rockers of all ages. Held at Second Helpings (map) the week before Tonic Ball, Tiny Tonic gets mini music mavens in the Tonic Ball spirit with a kid-friendly concert. This year, Ruditoonz will play some of rock’s greatest hits on Saturday, November 10, 2018. By bringing your… Continue reading.

Indy Pizza Week: October 15-21, 2018

We have partnered with our friends at NUVO for another one of their wildly popular Indy Food & Drink Weeks, offering Indy residents a discount on delicious food at some of their favorite, local restaurants. This time we’re celebrating pizza! Indy Pizza Week is a week-long celebration of things pizza. NUVO partnered with local restaurants and chefs to… Continue reading.

Indy Wings Week: August 20-26, 2018

We have partnered with our friends at NUVO for another one of their wildly popular Indy Food & Drink Weeks, offering Indy residents a discount on delicious food at some of their favorite, local restaurants. This time we’re celebrating wings! Indy Wings Week presented by Red Gold Tomatoes is a week-long celebration of things chicken wings. NUVO partnered… Continue reading.