OUR MISSION is to feed the hungry in Northeast Tennessee by securing and distributing food and engaging our community in the fight to end hunger through regional partnerships, programs, and education. (revised in 2015)
Food Donations and Distribution - The Food Bank Distributed 10.2 million pounds of food equivalent to 8.5 million meals* during FY 2015 through 228 agency partners and food bank programs. * Using current USDA pound-to-meal conversion factor: 1 meal = 1.2 lbs. *Second Harvest has seen a 10% growth annually in food distribution over the last four years.
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Mission: To feed the hungry in Northeast Tennessee by securing and distributing food and engaging our community in the fight to end hunger through regional partnerships, programs and education.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee has led the effort to end hunger in the region since 1986. Second Harvest is the only food bank serving the eight-county region incorporating Carter, Greene, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington counties.
The food bank is a member of the Feeding America Network (www.feedingamerica.org) Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization that relies solely on the support of community members and grants. Your money works! For every dollar donated the food bank can supply enough food for 3.5 meals.
Feeding America is a registered trademark or trademark of Feeding America in the U.S. and certain other countries and is used under license. For more information visit www.feedingamerica.org
Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee, 1020 Jericho Drive, Kingsport, TN 37663 Phone: (423)279-0430 Fax: (423)279-0590 email: email@example.com