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, 2022            

Through 1/17                     MLK Virtual Food Drive
1                                  New Year’s Day Holiday – Food Bank Closed
17                                Martin Luther King Day of Service at Second Harvest


February, 2022           

3-13                             Scouting for Food Annual Food Drive

13                                Souper Bowl of Caring


March, 2022               

18                                Red Nose Day

April, 2022                 

2                                     Junior League Food Drive


June, 2022                  

13                                Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser /Blackthorn Club


August, 2022             

TBD                             Appalachian Fair Food Drive (Tentatively August 23rd)
TBD                             Regional After Hours/Hunger Action Month Kick-Off \



September, 2022   

TBD                             Hunger Action Day – Wear Orange!
18                                Farmer and Chef


October, 2022             

TBD                             Student Food Drive
TBD                             ETSU Homecoming Food Drive

November, 2022         

TBD                             WCQR Project Thanksgiving Press Conference (First week of November)
3                                  WCQR Project Thanksgiving Radiothon
TBD                             Project Thanksgiving volunteer days at the food bank (Tentative dates-                                                                  November 12-13)
TBD                             Project Thanksgiving Distribution Days to agencies
24-27                           Thanksgiving Holiday
29                                Giving Tuesday (Tuesday after Thanksgiving)



December, 2022       

TBD                             Legislative Day of Awareness

24-25                           Christmas Holiday – Food Bank Closed