By now, we hope you have heard of Indy Food Drop, a new initiative aimed at curbing food waste in the trucking industry that we launched in partnership with Indy Hunger Network earlier this spring. This week, Second Helpings CEO Jennifer Vigran joined Indy Hunger Network Managing Director Kate Howe and Midwest food Bank Executive… Continue reading.
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After a 12-year hiatus, Taste of Broad Ripple returns on June 17th! Presented by Broad Ripple Village Association, Do317 and The Vogue, Taste of Broad Ripple will bring together some of the city’s best chefs, local craft beer and music on the streets of Broad Ripple on June 17, from 3-10pm. As an added bonus,… Continue reading.
The mission to transform lives through the power of food is only possible due to the collective energy of an incredible group of talented individuals. From the dedicated force of more than 600 active volunteers who prepare and deliver our hunger relief meals to the 85 partner agencies who serve those meals to the hungry… Continue reading.
Thanks to our friends at NUVO, Second Helpings will serve as the beneficiary of Indy Wings Week 2017. Starting today, local diners will enjoy half-priced wings at 27 different locations across Indianapolis. Second Helpings will receive a portion of proceeds from the registration fees from participating restaurants. See the list of participating restaurants below, and… Continue reading.
Due to the forecast of an impending ice storm, Second Helpings will be closed tomorrow: Saturday, January 14, 2017. All volunteer shifts are canceled. All agency meals were prepared and delivered ahead of time. Stay safe and warm this weekend!
Join us at Bankers Life Fieldhouse for an evening complete with dishes prepared by top chefs in Indianapolis, delicious wines, craft cocktails & beer, a silent auction, and entertainment… while transforming lives through the power of food. When: March 9, 2017 Where: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St. Tickets: $150 SOLD OUT! AUCTION BIDDING IS LIVE!… Continue reading.
Some of the city’s best chefs go head-to-head to find out whose soup reigns supreme! When: Saturday, January 28, 2017 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Where: Second Helpings The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Center 1121 Southeastern Ave. Tickets: ONLINE TICKETS ARE CLOSED. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. RSVP… Continue reading.
Indiana’s largest film festival, Heartland Film Festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary this October with an 11-day celebration featuring more than 130 independent films, 120 visiting filmmakers and 250 film screenings across Indianapolis. We are proud to participate in the silver anniversary of this Central Indiana cultural institution. Purchase tickets using the discount code “FOOD16” at… Continue reading.
Second Helpings’ Director of Hunger Relief, Chef Liz Giménez will showcase her Venezuelan heritage alongside 15 other foreign-born, Indy chefs at a new event called Welcoming Table at Ivy Tech Community College between 1-5pm on Sunday, September 25, 2016. Born in the Andes and raised near the Caribbean coast, Chef Liz had her first… Continue reading.
We hope by now you’ve heard the news: in celebration of 15 years of fighting hunger through live music, Tonic Ball will employ a “Greatest Hits” format on November 18 in Fountain Square. After some polling via social media and several knock-down, drag-out discussions among Tonic committee members, we’re bringing back the most popular… Continue reading.
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