Agency Partners

At Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee, we collect and distribute food throughout our community through a network of over 220 partner agencies. These agencies then distribute the food directly into the hands and mouths of the hungry families, children and seniors in our community.

Partnering together to battle hunger

Food insecurity is rampant across northeast Tennessee and the work of our partner agencies is on the front lines in this critical battle. These partners and their staffs are dedicated to eradicating hunger in our community. Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee is proud to partner with these local heroes and to be a main source of food for their efforts.

Are you ready to become a partner agency?

Would you like to open a food pantry or a soup kitchen? We are accepting applications for partner agencies who will help feed the hungry in northeast Tennessee.

To be considered for partnership, please download an Application Form here.

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For more information, please call (423) 279-0430.