Stories tagged: second harvest
Fri., April 3, 2020
A line of cars zigzagged out from the Loon Lake Food Bank & Resource Center on Thursday morning as workers opened trunks to put boxes of much-needed food in waiting …
UPDATED: Thu., March 26, 2020
Local food banks are now serving far more people with fewer resources as more people are out of work and the larger, older volunteer base stays home to protect itself …
Fri., Feb. 7, 2020
Work began on Second Harvest’s new location this week to make room for the Bite2Go meal pack program that gives children food for the weekend.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019
It was still a few degrees below freezing when runners began darting through the park on Thursday morning, hats shaped like turkeys and pumpkin pies bobbing on their heads.
Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Second Harvest is expanding into an adjacent building, according to city permit data. The building next to its current food distribution warehouse at 402 N. Perry St. is undergoing a …
Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
The building next to its current food distribution warehouse at 402 N. Perry St. is undergoing a $400,000 renovation, turning the 24,000-square-foot building into a warehouse focused on feeding hungry …
Tue., May 21, 2019
Second Harvest Food Bank is distributing free food to anyone in need on Wednesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019
The Caterpillar Foundation awarded a grant to Second Harvest Food Bank to support hunger relief efforts in Spokane County.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019
The Hunger Run organized by the Union Gospel Mission and Second Harvest has gone to the professionals this year. The fundraiser event will be overseen by Negative Split, a local …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
Elene Johnston’s Instant Pot has been sitting in her cabinet for three months. Unused. But after attending an Instant Pot book author’s cooking class Tuesday in Second Harvest’s television-quality kitchen, …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018
In the wake of
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
The Instant Pot is a popular new kitchen appliance and holiday gift. But do you know how to use it? Laurel Randolph can help. She’s the author of “The Instant …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
Now in its seventh year, Giving Tuesday is a national response to the post-Thanksgiving commercial spending holidays that urges donors to consider charitable gifts. This year, several Spokane nonprofits will …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
Brisk temperatures and the threat of a rain shower didn’t deter about 2,000 people from heading to Manito Park Thursday morning for the Bloomsday Runners Club’s annual Turkey Trot.
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018
The annual charity event doles out more than 10,000 free turkeys – with potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce and all the other fixings – to families in need.
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018
The locally produced public TV show is looking for entries for a cooking contest featuring family recipes spotlighting Washington-grown ingredients.
Wed., June 13, 2018
Carey Eyer and his daughters Neilia and Ivy are participating in their sixth year at Street Music Week in Spokane, and have raised hundreds of dollars for local charity over …
Fri., June 8, 2018
The streets of downtown Spokane will be a little livelier than usual during lunch hour next week.
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018
Rick Clark, founder of the “Giving Backpacks” program, was recognized for his volunteer efforts and community organizing Thursday morning.
Sun., May 6, 2018
Dorothy Dean Home Cooking Show: Second Harvest will share cooking advice, and share in the event proceeds
Second Harvest, a food distribution center established in 1971, feeds 55,000 children, families and seniors weekly through its many partnerships and programs. A portion of ticket sales from the Dorothy …
Thu., April 5, 2018
Next week Spokane County residents will have the chance to get their library fines removed in exchange for a few nonperishable food items. The sixth annual Food for Fines is …
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
Donelle, Madison and Hunter Kilby have volunteered at Tom’s Turkey Drive for about nine years.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
Kevin “Socks” Miller helps teach free cooking class to people who visit Second Harvest.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
In fall 2014, a $300,000 grant from Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation launched a three-year nutritional outreach through Second Harvest at three Spokane-area elementary schools: Lidgerwood, Bemiss and Trent. These sites …
Wed., April 5, 2017
The Spokane County Library District will be accepting food donations for Second Harvest in lieu of fines April 9-15.
Mon., March 27, 2017
The cooking classes for children at Second Harvest have covered a variety of recipes, from pizza to smoothies to this bread at class earlier this month.
Mon., March 27, 2017
Second Harvest has started kids cooking classes that are impacting family decisions for healthier eating – from wheat flour for making pizza dough to homemade shamrock smoothie shakes.
Thu., June 23, 2016
The Kitchen at Second Harvest is hosting a fundraiser to help feed the hungry
Sun., June 19, 2016
The 14th annual Spokane Street Music Week officially expired at 1 p.m. Friday amid blue skies, sunny dispositions and an unexpected windfall. John Huckabay handed a piece of paper to …
Wed., April 6, 2016
More than 1,200 pounds of fresh and healthy food rolled up to Coeur d’Alene Assembly Church on Wednesday as volunteers prepared to open the church food pantry to the public …