American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation and Madison Community Foundation Help Bring Food Health & Hope

In February we were honored to share that during the first phase of our Food. Health. Hope. Campaign we were able to raise enough funds from donors who were interested in supporting the expansion project to cover the capital costs of the campaign. In addition to the lead gift of $500,000 from the American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation, many other very generous organizations and indivi… Read More

Planting for the local food bank? Take care to do it right

This time of year people who enjoy gardening are thinking about and planning what they will be growing this spring, summer and fall. I know this because I am one of those who has already purchased some of my seeds, and planting time is still a ways off yet. Many gardeners like to donate to food pantries. If you are one of those generous gardeners, Michigan State University Extension&… Read More


Officials from Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin and American Family Insurance announced today the successful completion of the first phase of Second Harvest’s Food. Health. Hope. Campaign. This phase of the campaign included raising $2 million to pay for an expansion of its facility on Madison’s eastside, and completing the primary construction of the new expansion… Read More

Pledge to Volunteer

Volunteers power Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. It’s as simple as that. We could not help provide food and resources to the people in our community who face hunger without the help of volunteers. Take an active role in the fight to end hunger in southwestern Wisconsin and join Second Harvest and the Feeding America network by pledging to volunteer. When you give your… Read More