There seems to be an upswing on the food recalls in the last year. (See: 5.1 million pounds of beef linked to Indiana illnesses recalled due to Salmonella, or FDA warns people to avoid eating romaine lettuce due to E. coli outbreak) With safety as our number one priority at Second Helpings, we have… Continue reading.
ServSafe Registration Training Dates Second Helpings offers ServSafe Certification training and testing throughout the year. The ServSafe exam schedule of 2019 is: Friday, January 11, 2019 Friday, February 8, 2019 Friday, March 8, 2019 Friday, April 5, 2019 Friday, May 3, 2019 Friday, May 31, 2019 Friday, June 28, 2019 Friday, July 26, 2019 Friday,… Continue reading.
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.
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.
Second Helpings will close from Thursday, November 22 until Saturday, November 24, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving. Volunteer shifts will resume on Monday, November 26th. All hunger relief meals will be delivered ahead of time. We are thankful for the many volunteers and supporters who who commit to fighting hunger in Central Indiana by preparing… Continue reading.
Due to inclement weather and icy roads, Second Helpings is closed on Thursday, November 15, 2018. Staff and volunteers are asked to stay home and not report to work. Once conditions are safe for traveling, Second Helpings will reopen. Wristbands for Tonic Ball presented by Eskenazi Health will be available when Will Call opens at… Continue reading.
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 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.
Since February 2016, Megan Fowler selflessly dedicated nearly 500 hours of her time to the mission of Second Helpings. She is truly one marvelous lady and once you read this article celebrating her impact, you will understand why she is our Volunteer of the Month for October 2018. When Megan made the decision to retire… Continue reading.
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.
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