Posts Tagged: Indianapolis

Looking back on 2018

Before we kickoff another year fighting hunger and poverty in Central Indiana, we wanted to take a look back at some of the stories that defined 2018. Celebrating 20 years of service In May, we celebrated 20 years of service. To date, Second Helpings donors, volunteers, and supporters have rescued more than 30 million pounds… Continue reading.

How we react to a food recall at Second Helpings

  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.

Indy Bacon Week: December 10-16, 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 bacon! Indy Bacon Week is a week-long celebration of things bacon. NUVO partnered with local restaurants and chefs to… Continue reading.

Second Helpings will close November 22-24, 2018

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.

Closed due to weather: November 15, 2018

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.

WATCH: IndyBOOMER TV visits Second Helpings

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.