America's Second Harvest
America’s Second Harvest to Oversee Strategic Hunger-Relief Investments in New York City
03 Oct 03 | America's Second Harvest announced today that it is forming a new partnership with The Starr Foundation and its New York City affiliates, the Food Bank For New York City and City Harvest, to help feed more hungry New Yorkers.
America's Second Harvest, Newman's Own, Ford Strengthen Commitment to Fight Hunger
03 Oct 03 | America's Second Harvest, Newman's Own and Ford Motor Company have partnered for the third consecutive year to provide trucks and food to 12 food banks and food rescue organizations to address the growing issue of hunger in America.
Hunger Relief Helped by Charitable Giving Act
09 Sep 03 | The Ways and Means Committee of the House of Representatives can provide important hunger-relief assistance today by adopting the Charitable Giving Act of 2003 (H.R. 7), a measure introduced by Congressman Roy Blunt.
America's Second Harvest Announces 2003 Hunger's Hope Award Winners
05 Sep 03 | At its annual conference today, America's Second Harvest, the nation's largest charitable hunger-relief organization, announced the winners of this year's Hunger's Hope Awards. The Donor of the Year Award was presented to PepsiCo.
National Correspondent Tells the Story of Hunger From His Own Perspective
20 Aug 03 | Just over a year ago, John Fountain wrote about the grinding poverty and the chance for change in Pembroke, Il. During the course of his reporting, he learned of America's Second Harvest and the work it does to feed people trying to escape poverty.
The Pampered Chef Helps Fight Hunger Year Round
01 Aug 03 | In America, an estimated 33 million people do not know where their next meal will come from according to the U.S. Census Bureau. And, according to America's Second Harvest, 70.6% of households are reported as
America's Second Harvest to Expand Nutrition Programs
23 Jun 03 | America's Second Harvest and Cargill today announced that Cargill's $200,000 donation will be used to fund food safety training programs, increase capacity for food service through Community Kitchens and create a Nutrition Initiative Network.
The Dannon Company and America's Second Harvest PArtner to Help Strike Out Childhood Hunger
20 Jun 03 | In an effort to combat childhood hunger in the summer, the Dannon Company and America's Second Harvest are partnering for the second straight year to help bring awareness to, and educate the public about the growing problem of childhood hunger.
New Bipartisan Poll Finds Hunger is a Powerful Political Issue: Anti-hunger Programs Have Strong Support
05 Jun 03 | With summer vacation starting across the country, school cafeterias will be closing their doors, and the 15 million at-risk children and their parents who depend on federally subsidized school lunches will scramble to replace those meals.
Agriculture Secretary Ann M. Veneman Announces New Resources For Food Stamp Participants
05 Jun 03 | Agriculture Secretary Ann M. Veneman today unveiled Mrs. Bush's National Hunger Awareness Day public service announcement that encourages Americans to volunteer in the fight against hunger.
Local Affiliates of America's Second Harvest Host Events in Support of National Hunger Awareness Day
04 Jun 03 | Across the country, local food banks and food-rescue organizations of America's Second Harvest have mobilized their supporters to focus the nation's attention on the severe but solvable problem of domestic hunger and its impact on our children.
Can 9 Million Hungry Kids Inspire a Nation?
02 Jun 03 | America's Second Harvest, in collaboration with First Lady Laura Bush, business leaders, volunteers, faith-based groups, elected officials and community organizations, will inspire the nation to examine child hunger for National Hunger Awareness Day.
River Bend Research Products Partners With America's Second Harvest To Fight Child Hunger In Recognition Of National Hunger Awareness Day
01 Jun 03 | Today, River Bend Research Media Productions announced it is joining forces with America's Second Harvest, the largest domestic hunger-relief charity in the United States, in recognition of National Hunger Awareness Day (NHAD).
BACE Motorsports Partners with America’s Second Harvest to Fight Child Hunger In Support Of National Hunger Awareness Day
23 May 03 | BACE Motorsports announced today a joining of forces with America's Second Harvest, the largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the United States, in recognition of National Hunger Awareness Day (NHAD) on June 5, 2003.
Road to New Orleans 2003 Motorcycle Ride
16 May 03 | Organizers of the Road to New Orleans 2003 Motorcycle Ride, the semi-annual, cross-country motorcycle fundraiser, have announced that plans for this year's ride have progressed rapidly thanks to their new web site and incredible industry support.
Veneman Tours and Volunteers at Capital Area Food Bank
16 May 03 | Agriculture Secretary Ann M. Veneman today visited the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, D.C., to help local volunteers and students from the Washington area sort and repackage food donations.
CARE Act Would Increase Food For Hungry People
09 Apr 03 | The United States Senate acted decisively today to adopt the Charity, Aid, Recovery and Empowerment Act of 2003, a measure that will allow family farmers, ranchers and restaurant owners to deduct the costs of food donated to hunger-relief charities.
Stouffer's "Helping Families Help Others" Program Raises $75,500 For Area Charities
17 Mar 03 | Nestlé USA's Stouffer's® brand, one of the leaders in the U.S. frozen food category, raised $75,500 for local charities through the help of its consumers in Los Angeles, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Rochester.
Iowa Hunger-Relief Advocate Wins National Award
03 Mar 03 | Karen Ford received the Dick Goebel award for public service at a recent conference in Washington, DC. She is the executive director of the Food Bank of Iowa, an affiliate of America's Second Harvest.
Goodwill and America's Second Harvest Forge Partnership
24 Feb 03 | Goodwill Industries International and America's Second Harvest have established a framework to link member Second Harvest affiliates with local Goodwill agencies in the United States interested in joint projects, such as job training and food drives.