Posts By: Rob Peoni

Recap: Legacy Society Dinner 2019

Earlier this month, Second Helpings was honored to share a delicious meal with some longtime friends and supporters. The dinner was the first annual Legacy Society Dinner, honoring supporters who have established planned gifts for Second Helpings. We are so grateful for the commitment shown by this generous group of donors, some of whom are… Continue reading.

2019 Scout Nights at Symphony on the Prairie

On Friday, June 14th, we invite the Crossroads of America, Boy Scouts to join us for Kroger Symphony on the Prairie for a celebration of the music of Queen performed by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. For the past several summers, Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts in uniform who brought a 16 oz. package of pasta to help #FeedIndy have… Continue reading.

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.