There are hungry people all around you every day… people who seem to be leading normal lives and seem to have everything within grasp. Your local grocer, your drive-thru attendant, your next door neighbor. People are doing something they never imagined… visiting a food pantry for the first time in their lives.

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A new program will allow restaurants to donate their surplus food to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee.
A new program will allow restaurants to donate their surplus food to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee.

Second Harvest has launched a new program which will allow restaurants to donate their surplus food to local nonprofits to help reduce food waste. The launch of MealConnect will help put more food on the tables of ...

Your Story: Gaby
Your Story: Gaby

My husband Josh and I have three children. John is seven, Gavin is two and Marietta is one. When we first got married our lives were pretty stable. We had a place to live and both of us worked full time. We could pay the bills; we could buy our children the things they needed. […]