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Harvest for Hunger


Harvest for Hunger is a community-wide campaign that helps raise food and funds to help stock food pantries, soup kitchens and shelters throughout Crawford, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties.   The 2015 campaign will kick off on Fat Tuesday (February 17, 2015) at 10am at Second Harvest  with the 2015 honorary chair Darryl Tucker Managing Editor from The Morning Journal.



Join the 2015 Harvest for Hunger Campaign!

Join with us in the fight against hunger and host a Harvest for Hunger campaign at your workplace or school!  The campaign runs from February 22 - April 11, 2015.

Order Campaign Materials Online!

Or Download:

alt Donor List (Excel)

alt Progress Thermometer (pdf)

alt Poster for Your Campaign (pdf)

alt Campaign Literature: Check Stuffers (pdf)

alt  Harvest For Hunger Fact Sheet (pdf)

alt Donation Box Label (pdf)

alt Campaign Fundraising Ideas (pdf)



Many Ways to Help

Workplace or School:  BECOME A HFH PARTNER! Encourage your company to join the hundreds of others and run an employee fund and or food  drive.  As a student or teacher at a local school,  encourage your school to get involved. Sponsor a Dress-Down Day, have a bake sale or have a FOOD FIGHT competition! There are many great ideas to raise funds/food and have fun while helping out. Contact us for other ideas that could work for your school, office or group!

Remember that for every $1 donated, we can provide 5 meals. The most needed items are the "Super Six": cereal, peanut butter, canned vegetables, tuna fish, soup and beef stew. For every one pound of food donated, we can provide 1.2 meals. 

Newspaper, Radio & Local Stores: Look for the Harvest for Hunger ads in The Morning Journal, The Chronicle Telegram, Norwalk Reflector and Sandusky Register.  . Our radio partners this year are WEOL, WOBL, WDLW, WGGN, WCPZ, WOHF, WMJK, WLEC, WLKR and WKFM. Buckeye Cablevision, Woodforest Bank in Norwalk and Sandusky and Payne, Nickles & Co are drop-off centers once again in Erie and Huron Counties. Stop by a local Giant Eagle or Heinen's stores to make a contribution through Check Out Hunger.  Shoppers are asked to make a donation at the cash register or drop off food donations at local Giant Eagle or Heinen's stores.

Donate On Line: Financial donations can be made on-line through our website.  DONATE TODAY!


Contact us at 440.960.2265, x-234 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information.

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