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NBC15 Share Your Holidays 2013 Campaign PhotoNBC15 Share Your Holidays Grand Finale - 2.775 MILLION MEALS AND COUNTING

December 11 was the 19th annual NBC15 Share Your Holidays to eliminate hunger campaign's Grand Finale.


Thank you for donating 2.775 million meals to help Second Harvest Foodbank continue to meet emergency food assistance needs in our 16-county service area.


You can still get involved and make an even greater impact on hunger in southwestern Wisconsin. Donate online and support other campaign events.

Million Pound ChallengeMillion Pound Challenge

Dates: starts January 1

Details: Sign up starting the week of December 15 for the Million Pound Challenge and help our neighbors struggling with hunger. For every reported exercise hour or pound of weight loss, the Princerton Club will donate 10 pounds of food, up to 1 million pounds, to Second Harvest Foodbank and our emergency food pantry partners.

The Great American Milk DriveGreat American Milk Drive

Over 12 million American families served by Second Harvest Foodbank and the Feeding America food bank network get less than a gallon of milk per person every year on average. Join The Great American Milk Drive to help give southwestern Wisconsin families nutrient-rich milk. Learn more.

Midas of MadisonMidas of Madison Food/Fund Drive

5201 W. University Ave.
3757 E. Washington Ave.
1501 S. Park St.
Details: Receive a free oil change (valued at $29.99) with your online donation of at least $30 to Second Harvest through this Midas of Madison link; then print and bring in your email receipt to redeem the incentive.

You can also donate a bag of non-perishable groceries at a Midas of Madison location to receive a free oil change (valued at $29.99).

Community ChangeCommunity Change

Save 50% or more on gift cards for more than 60 local restaurants, salons, spas and other shopping merchants with program proceeds benefiting Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. Click on "Second Harvest Foodbank" from the charity dropdown list at checkout and 20% or more of the purchase price will be donated to the Foodbank. Plus on the third Monday of each month, your donation doubles with 40% of your purchase price being donated. Visit www.thecommunitychange.com for details.

Heartland Credit Union Go LocalHeartland Credit Union Go Local

Heartland Credit Union members can donate their Go Local checking account dividends to Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. Learn more about Go Local plans.

HyVeeHy-Vee Food Collection

Make donating part of your shopping routine! Donate your non-perishable food items at Hy-Vee on E. Washington Ave., Madison. Stop by the donation cart at the front of the store for a list of foods most needed by the Foodbank.

Jack Safro Toyota & FordJack Safro Toyota & Ford

Purchase a vehicle at Jack Safro Toyota or Ford and elect to have Jack Safro donate $25 (75 meals) to Second Harvest Foodbank.

Liberty Mutual InsuranceLiberty Mutual "Donations for Quotes" Program

Complete a car insurance quote and Liberty Mutual will donate $10 to Second Harvest Foodbank. Visit www.libertymutual.com/kathleenclark to receive your quote.

Madison Public LibraryMadison-Area Libraries Food Collection

The following library branches accept non-perishable food donations year round, in the amount of four grocery bags or less:
Alicia Ashman Branch, 733 N. High Point Rd., Madison
Pinney Branch, 204 Cottage Grove Rd., Madison
Lakeview Branch, 2845 N. Sherman Ave., Madison
Sequoya Branch, 4340 Tokay Blvd., Madison

Move for Hunger with Capital City Transfer and O'Mara Moving SystemsMove for Hunger

Don't throw out unopened, non-perishable food when you move! Move For Hunger teams up with relocation companies that will help you box unwanted non-perishable food on your moving day and deliver the donations to Second Harvest Foodbank.


In our area, you can contact:
Capital City Transfer, Inc. (Wheaton World Wide Moving)
O'Mara Moving Systems (North American Van Lines)

The Nitty GrittyThe Nitty Gritty Monday Lunches

Locations: The Nitty Gritty, 223 N. Frances St./Madison and 1021 N. Gammon Rd./Middleton
Details: The Nitty Gritty will donate 10% of lunch sales on Mondays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Nitty GrittyColor a Plate for Hungry Kate at Nitty Gritty

When: Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Locations: The Nitty Gritty, 223 N. Frances St./Madison and 1021 N. Gammon Rd./Middleton
Details: During Saturday and Sunday Brunch, The Nitty Gritty will donate $1 to Second Harvest Foodbank for every kids menu with a plate for Hungry Kate that has been colored.


Donate at Madison-area Panera Restaurants through the Panera Cares Community Breadboxes to support Second Harvest Foodbank’s food sourcing operations and provide high-quality, frozen soup. In addition, Panera will direct 10% of all funds donated by its customers to the Feeding America national office and support efforts to source and distribute quality food to the Feeding America network.

Smart BettySmart Betty

Sign up for SmartBetty.com and $1 will be donated to Second Harvest Foodbank. Then save to 50-90% on daily deals and Smart Betty will donate 10% of its revenue share to the Foodbank.

Two Men and a TruckTwo Men and a Truck Food on the Move

Moving? Instead of throwing out good food, donate it! Planning a move with Two Men and a Truck? Have food you don't want to move? Food on the Move is just for you. Unopened, non-perishable food and non-food items can be given to Two Men and a Truck crews on moving day for delivery to Second Harvest Foodbank.

Vintage Spirits & Grill Fundraiser Tuesdays

Every Tuesday, stop by Vintage Spirits & Grill (529 University Ave., Madison) with your donations of funds and receive a special incentive!

Woodman's Food MarketsWoodman's Food Markets Tweeting for Meals

Woodman's Food Markets will give $1 to local food pantries and food banks, including Second Harvest Foodbank, up to $500 per month. All you have to do is tweet an image from Woodman’s with the hashtag “#Woodmans4Meals”. Tweet monthly to generate a donation. View complete rules and details.


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