Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Inc
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina was established in 1981 and strives through education, advocacy, and partnerships to eliminate hunger by the solicitation and distribution of food.
This organization covers 24 counties across NC & SC area--where 13.8% of the population (512K) lives in poverty, including 169K children and +50K seniors.
Second Harvest provides the food for 950+ partner agencies for distribution locally--including soup kitchens like Urban Ministries, emergency pantries like Loaves and Fishes, homeless shelters like Center of Hope, senior programs, and low-income daycares. Last FY they distributed 82MM pounds of food!