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.
Who’s that lovely lady? It’s the one and only Anne Barnes! She has been contributing her talents to Second Helpings since early 2017 and in that short amount of time she has dedicated nearly 300 hours of service to fulfilling our mission. That’s some feat for someone who doesn’t have a lot of spare time…. 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 wings! Indy Wings Week presented by Red Gold Tomatoes is a week-long celebration of things chicken wings. NUVO partnered… Continue reading.
Meet magnificent Michele! She’s been part of the Second Helpings volunteer family since 2014 and has contributed nearly 400 hours of her precious time to transforming lives through the power of food. That’s some feat when you consider the fact that she is a full-time mom with two children who require a chauffeur here, there… Continue reading.
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.
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