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             

23                             Appalachian Fair Food Drive
TBD                             Regional After Hours/Hunger Action Month Kick-Off \



September, 2022    – Hunger Action Month! 

18                                Farmer and Chef

23                                Hunger Action Day – Wear Orange!


October, 2022             

TBD                             Student Food Drive
TBD                             ETSU Homecoming Food Drive

November, 2022         

1                                   WCQR Project Thanksgiving Press Conference
3                                  WCQR Project Thanksgiving Radiothon
TBD                             Project Thanksgiving volunteer days at the food bank
TBD                             Project Thanksgiving Distribution Days to agencies
24-27                         Thanksgiving Holiday
29                                Giving Tuesday (Tuesday after Thanksgiving)



December, 2022       

TBD                             Legislative Day of Awareness

23-26                           Christmas Holiday – Food Bank Closed