October 27–December 29, 2014
Bring Donation for Second Harvest Food Bank – Receive FREE Admission on Mondays
Beginning Monday, November 3, the Frist Center will offer free admission to guests bringing non-perishable food items to donate to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee on Mondays through December. The items most needed by Second Harvest this year are peanut butter, canned chicken or tuna, canned vegetables, canned fruit, pasta and cereal.
Since 2012, visitors to the Frist Center have contributed 8,692 pounds of donated food, which equates to 7,243 meals. "Second Harvest relies on community support to feed children, families and seniors at risk of hunger," said Jaynee Day, president and CEO of Second Harvest. “We are thankful for our continued partnership with the Frist Center and the collective generosity of its guests."
Organized in 1978, Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is a private, not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization. Second Harvest’s mission is to feed hungry people and work to solve hunger issues in our community. Second Harvest distributes food and other products to approximately 450 nonprofit partner agencies in 46 counties in Middle and West Tennessee. Partners include food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters, childcare facilities, senior centers, group homes, and youth enrichment programs. For more information on Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and its programs, please visit secondharvestmidtn.org.