Uncategorized

July 2018 Volunteer of the Month: Thoma Bastin

Have you met this fantastic lady yet? We hit the jackpot when terrific Thoma decided to join our lovely volunteer family! She volunteers several times each week and has contributed nearly 400 hours of service since September 2016 to transforming lives through the power of food. Thoma was introduced to Second Helpings through her participation… Continue reading.

June 2018 Volunteer of the Month: Rise Rusher

Meet radiant Rise! She’s that lovely lady you see at least three times a week doing just about anything and everything that needs to be done here at Second Helpings. She began volunteering during the 2016 holiday season and in just a year and half has provided over 300 hours of her precious time to… Continue reading.

Scout Night at the Symphony: The Music of Star Wars

  Join us on Friday, June 15th, for the opening night of Kroger Symphony on the Prairie for a celebration of the beloved Star Wars franchise, featuring music from legendary composer John Williams performed by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts in uniform who bring a 16 oz. package of pasta to help #FeedIndy… Continue reading.

Indy Burger Week: June 25 – July 1, 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 burgers! Indy Burger Week presented by Red Gold Tomatoes is a week-long celebration of the All-American favorite: the hamburger. NUVO… Continue reading.

Celebrating 20 years of service

On an ordinary day twenty years ago a group of visionaries and volunteers came together to do something extraordinary – take excess food that might have gone to waste and use it to feed people in need. Their task for the day  – prepare a meal for 60 people at Holy Family Shelter. But that… Continue reading.

Meet Kitchen Assistant: Ashleigh Porter

If you haven’t already met the newest member of our Hunger Relief Kitchen staff, then you’re missing out! Ashleigh joined the Second Helpings team as a Kitchen Assistant in November, and we are very excited to have her as part of our family. You’re not going to believe us when we will tell you everything… Continue reading.

Indy Tenderloin Week: April 23-29, 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 tenderloin! Indy Tenderloin Week is a week-long celebration of the beloved Hoosier tenderloin. NUVO partnered with local restaurants and chefs… Continue reading.