Second Harvest Food Bank Acadiana partnered with Festival International for "Canstruction Lafayette 2013" to help bring an end to hunger in the community. This event includes art structures made entirely of cans in honor of the theme "Turning 30 is All Fun and Games". The "canstructions" will be on display... more »
Did you know 1 in 5 children in Louisiana struggles with hunger? To help alleviate this problem Entergy Louisiana & Second Harvest Food Bank are hosting Fill the Bucket Truck with 2,000 Meals. This event will be held on May 16th, 2012 from 6am until 6pm. The donation location will... more »
"The face of hunger isn't typically what we thought it to be,"said Amy Fusilier of Second Harvest Food Bank.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Acadiana is asking you to help feed people in Southern Louisiana in the national Pound for Pound Challenge presented by General Mills, " Biggest Loser",... more »
Community leaders Second Harvest Food Bank member agency representatives and others gathered August 31 to reflect on the achievements of the greater Lafayette community and Second Harvest Food Bank in the five years following Hurricane Rita, and share the outlook for the fight against hunger in south Louisiana. Second Harvest... more »
The oil slick continues to impact the livelihood of shrimpers and fishermen along the coast. They could lose out huge financially because of the crude disaster. Now, two organizations are taking steps to prevent the impact from trickling down to the dinner table.
The Louisiana Department of Social Services... more »
Even though Christmas is just a few days away, those looking to help the less fortunate still have some options.
Second Harvest Food Bank is still accepting donations, in fact the food bank is always looking for donations and volunteers. With the down economy, this year the food bank... more »