SEPTEMBER IS HUNGER ACTION MONTH - Throughout the month of September, Feeding America’s nationwide network of food banks, including Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee, engages citizens to take action against hunger in their community. Please join us for kick-off activities September 4th , Hunger Action Day DRESS ORANGE FOR HUNGER ACTION – Join Second Harvest and wear orange today to create awareness of hunger and help spread the message that September is Hunger Action Month. Visit www.hungeractionmonth.org for more details. Share a pic of your orange style with @FeedingAmerica using #HungerAction. TURN ORANGE FOR HUNGER ACTION – Turn your Facebook and Twitter profiles orange, DONATE your status and share local hunger statistics on Facebook and twitter. LIKE & FOLLOW - Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee and Feeding America on Social media. DRIVE FOR HUNGER ACTION – On September 4 th Food Bank agencies and donors will meet at the Bristol Speedway front parking lot at 8:30 a.m. for our annual Drive for Food Hunger Convoy. The convoy leaves the Speedway at 9:00 a.m. Decorate your vehicle in orange and come join the convoy for a short trek around the Tri-Cities to raise awareness of hunger relief efforts in Northeast Tennessee. HUNGER ACTION STUDENT FOOD DRIVE – Support your local high school and help feed the hungry with a donation to this food drive at area high schools. Cash prizes are awarded to schools collecting the most food.
Click here for a Hunger Action month calendar.