Calendar of Events

Have Fun & Help Out

Each year, the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee hosts several signature events and fundraisers. These events are our primary way to raise awareness about the hunger in our region as well as raise funds to help support our operations.

January 2023

 Jan 2        New Year’s Day Holiday – Food Bank Closed

 Jan 16         MLK Jr.  Virtual Food Drive
 Jan 16         Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service at Second Harvest

February 2023           

  TBD         Scouting for Food Annual Food Drive   

  Feb 12       Souper Bowl of Caring

MARCH 2023               

 March 17        Red Nose Day

APRIL 2023                 

 April 7          Good Friday – Food Bank Closed

April 15        Junior League Food Drive

May 2023   

 May 29         Memorial Day – Food Bank Closed 

JUNE 2023 

 June 5           Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser /Blackthorn Club

JULY 2023 

  July 4                   Happy 4th of July – Food Bank Closed

July 10-Aug 6    Sinclair Cares Diaper Drive 

AUGUST 2023              

TBD                       Appalachian Fair Food Drive
August 31          Regional After Hours/Hunger Action Month Kick-Off

September 2023    – Hunger Action Month!  

September 1       National Food Bank Day!

September 4       Labor Day – Food Bank Closed 

September 17      Farmer & Chef

October 2023

TBD             Student Food Drive
TBD              ETSU Homecoming Food Drive

NOVEMBER 2023       

TBD                   WCQR Project Thanksgiving Press Conference
TBD                   WCQR Project Thanksgiving Radiothon
Nov 23-26      Thanksgiving Holiday – Food Bank Closed
Nov 28             Giving Tuesday (Tuesday after Thanksgiving)


Dec 22-25       Christmas Holiday – Food Bank Closed