Who and Where We Serve


1 in 4 children
is at risk of hunger

1 in 5 adults is
at risk of hunger

239,880 total going hungry in East Tennessee


Counties served in East Tennessee spanning nearly 8,000 square miles

For every $1 donated, 3 meals are provided

Food + money are donated from grocery stores, corporate sponsors, community food drives and individuals.
Resources are collected;
food is donated to and purchased by Second Harvest.
Volunteers sort, evaluate and repackage food that comes into the warehouse.
Resources and food are then distributed to 630+ partner agencies, like food
pantries, shelters
and churches.
Food is distributed from the agencies to hungry East Tennesseans.