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May 1 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee to host 6th annual MAYDAY Radio-thon and open house on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. MAYDAY will start at 6 a.m., lasting until 7 p.m. at Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee located at 136 Harvest Lane in Maryville, Tenn.
Second Harvest’s goal is to raise $100,000 on MAYDAY for Food for Kids, Summer Food for Kids and the School Pantry programs. With $100,000, more than 133,000 Food for Kids meals can be provided in 18 East Tennessee counties.
Back this year: donations of $20 or more given in person at the food bank will receive a FREE 2019 MAYDAY t-shirt!
Elaine Streno, Executive Director says, “Our Youth programs and School Pantry program feed thousands of the most vulnerable people Second Harvest serves—children and their families. Each year MAYDAY helps our efforts for children to receive the nutritious food they need, and we cannot do it without you!”
Twelve radio stations will help Second Harvest reach the $100,000 goal. Radio stations include: WUTK 90.3 The Rock Volunteer Radio, Classic Hits 93.1 WNOX, 95.7 DUKE FM Knoxville, B97.5 Knoxville, The Phil Show – Newstalk 98.7, Sports Radio WNML, Q100 Country, Star 102.1 Your #1 Hit Music Station, 103.5 WIMZ, HOT 104.5, i105 WFIV and WIVK 107.7.
Three ways to donate on MAYDAY:
1. Phone (865) 243-8227
2. Web www.secondharvestetn.org
3. Bring donation to Second Harvest Food Bank
Second Harvest invites and encourages the public to come by the facility to make an in-person donation and tour the warehouse. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
WHAT: MAYDAY Radio-thon Fundraiser for youth and School Pantry programs
WHEN: Tuesday, May 1, 2019 from 6 a.m.-7 p.m.
WHERE: Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee, 136 Harvest Lane, Maryville 37801