Category Archives: Harvest Hope Food Bank

Soup Update

The aroma therapy from 16 different soups was enticing on Nov. 3rd. And many of you were enticed and donated over $850 to Harvest Hope Food Bank.

We are still accepting donations! Drop by cash or checks ( made out to Harvest Hope Food Bank)

Trophies awarded                                                                                                                              Children’s Choice– Kid tested and parent approved-Haley Kiser, Cheeseburger Soup                Dare to Be Different- Novel use of ingredient- Prof. Dan Brachmann- Creamy Watercress Soup                                                                                                                                                                                              Dec. 10th-Greatest potential to bring comfort- Professor Jaclyn Cherry- Blackbean- potato

People’s Choice– The soup most loved across all categories- Riley Lerner, for her Farmer’s Soup

Enjoy the photos.

Spread the Love!

You can donate jars of peanut butter at any of the locations listed below. Since glass can break easily, we appreciate your donations of plastic jars of peanut butter.
In the Midlands:
  • Harvest Hope, 2220 Shop Road, Columbia
  • Mattress Firm, 368-A Harbison Blvd., Columbia
  • Mattress Firm, 3300 Forest Drive, Columbia
  • Mattress Firm, 8504 Two Notch Rd., Columbia
  • Mattress Firm, 4732 Devine St., Columbia
  • Mattress Firm, 5416-A Sunset Blvd., Lexington
  • Mattress Firm, 5449-A Sunset Blvd., Lexington
  • 803 Realty, 5599 Sunset Blvd., Lexington

Have time? want to help? Consider a shift at Harvest Hope Food Bank

Consider giving a bit of time this holiday season. Good for you to get out of the house and good for you to give to others! Sign up online! https://give.harvesthope.org/charities/5372/volunteer

Tuesday, December 15
  • Help build/tape boxes for our December Senior boxes (13 spots open)
  • EFP sorters indoors, 11 am – 1:30 pm (3 spots open)
Wednesday, December 16
  • Outdoor emergency pantry drive-thru, 8:45 am – 11 am (14 spots open)
  • EFP sorters indoors, 9 am – 11 am (6 spots open)
  • Outdoor emergency pantry drive-thru, 11 am – 1:30 pm (16 spots open)
  • EFP sorters indoors, 11 am – 1 pm (4 spots open)
Friday, December 18
  • EFP sorters indoors, 8:30 am – 11 am (4 spots open)

 

Harvest Hope Food Bank Week of Oct. 5th

These volunteer opportunities are open this week

Monday, October 5
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 9-11 (15 spots open)
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 11-1 (14 spots open)
Wednesday, October 7
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 9-11 (9 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis), 9 – 11 (5 spots open)
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 11 – 1 (12 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis), 11 -1 (5 spots open)
Thursday, October 8
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 8:30 – 11 (1 spot open)
  • Mobile food pantry packing, 9 – 11 (15 spots open)
  • CSFP/Senior box pantry drive-thru, 9 – 11 (2 spots open)
  • CSFP/Senior box pantry drive-thru, 11 – 1 (2 spots open)
Friday, October 9
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 8:30 – 11 (2 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 11- 1:30 (2 spots open)

Harvest Hope Food Bank Volunteer Opportunities Week of Sept 28th

Tuesday, Sept. 29
  • Senior box packing, 9 – 11 (11 spots open) *located at 1117 Bluff Industrial Blvd.*
Wednesday, Sept. 30
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 9-11 (8 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis), 9 – 11 (4 spots open)
  • Senior box packing, 9-11 (13 spots open) *located at 1117 Bluff Industrial Blvd.*
  • Crisis emergency pantry drive-thru, 11 – 1 (16 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis), 11 -1 (6 spots open)
Thursday, October 1
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 8:30 – 11 (1 spot open)
  • Senior box packing, 9 – 11 (14 spots open) *located at 1117 Bluff Industrial Blvd.*
  • Mobile food pantry packing, 9 – 11 (10 spots open)
Friday, October 2
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 8:30 – 11 (2 spots open)
  • Mobile food pantry packing, 9 – 11 (9 spots open)
  • Food sorting/bagging (EFP Sorters Crisis) – 11- 1:30 (5 spots open)
  • You can sign up for all volunteer shifts here.