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    Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee

    Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee


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    ...501(c)(3) organization

    ...Donations are tax-deductible


    ...136 Harvest Lane
    Maryville TN 37801


    Maryville TN | IRS ruling year: 1981 | EIN: 58-1450139  


    Organization Mission

    Established in 1982, Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee works to eliminate hunger in our 18 county service area by providing food, services and education to address the nutritional needs of all people at-risk of hunger. Second Harvest distributes food to roughly 140,000 hungry people every month through a network of partner agencies throughout East Tennessee. Agencies are non-profit organizations dedicated to feeding the hungry and include church pantries, shelters, group homes, local kitchens, after-school program sites, rehabilitation centers and many others.

    Additional programs of Second Harvest:
    Food for Kids (backpack) Program
    School Pantry
    Mobile Pantry
    Fresh Pantry with Nutrition Education
    Veterans Pantry
    Senior Outreach


    Rating Information


    This charity's score is 99%, earning it a Four-Star rating. If this organization aligns with your passions and values, you can give with confidence.

    This overall score is calculated from multiple beacon scores, weighted as follows: 40% Accountability & Finance, 60% Impact & Results. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

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