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 the glorious creation known as the pizza. NUVO… Continue reading.
Have we mentioned we have the best volunteers in the world? Of course we have, but let’s say it again to underscore this verifiable fact. Recently, our volunteers launched a campaign in support of the upcoming 100th free culinary job training class at Second Helpings. To celebrate this milestone, the volunteers have committed to sponsoring… Continue reading.
We are thrilled to join our friends at Printing Partners for scout night at Kroger Symphony on the Prairie on Friday, July 21, 2017.The harmonies of Doo Wop will fill the night sky as the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra performs some of the biggest hits of the 50s and 60s, including favorites from the Temptations, Four… Continue reading.
Leo Arriola might just be one of the most inspirational young people you will ever meet. He began volunteering at Second Helpings during his 2016 summer break and loved it so much, he never left. He quickly won over the hearts of staff and volunteers with his sincere dedication and passion for carrying out our… Continue reading.
Second Helpings will be closed from Saturday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in honor of Independence Day. All hunger relief meals will be distributed ahead of the holiday weekend. Staff and volunteers will return on Wednesday, July 5th, refreshed and ready to send more than 4,000 meals into the Central Indiana community each day…. Continue reading.
Why only enjoy tacos on Tuesday when you can enjoy them for an entire week? Get half off tacos for seven glorious days during Indy Taco Week! Indy Taco Week is a week-long celebration of tacos. NUVO invited local restaurants and chefs who craft central Indiana’s most mouthwatering tacos to join us in creating one week of… Continue reading.
Last week, Indy Star reporter Maureen Gilmer wrote about the issue of hunger facing Hamilton County. In response, we wanted to highlight one of the partner agencies we work with in Hamilton County. We would encourage everyone to read the article, if you haven’t already. . Hunger strikes in many places, sometimes in those… Continue reading.
Ever wonder how a piece of food goes from a food donor and becomes a meal being served at a partner agency? Follow the path of one pepper and see how it transforms lives. Written by Abby Rolland
Second Helpings will close on Saturday, May 27 & Monday May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day. Volunteer shifts will resume on Tuesday, May 30th. Enjoy your holiday weekend! Volunteer shifts will resume on Tuesday, May 30. If you’re interested in transforming lives through the power food alongside Second Helpings, take action via our… Continue reading.
Second Helpings is honored to be a featured community partner for the 2017 CNO Financial Group Monumental Marathon’s Run for a Cause! Whether you plan to participate in the race or simply would like to support the efforts of someone else who’s running, Monumental Marathon makes it simple and easy to get involved. The 10th anniversary… Continue reading.
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