Grant from Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina

Special thank you to Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina for awarding a Caritas grant to Second Helpings.  This grant will be used to support the costs of truck operations.  Read what drove them to donate to us.

Second Helpings is a volunteer-driven organization that rescues surplus food from area grocery stores and delivers it to food pantries, soup kitchens and emergency food banks who in turn distribute it to those in need. All food they collect is distributed the same day.  Funding will support the general operating costs to ensure that Second Helpings is able to alleviate hunger as an effective and efficient distribution channel between food donors and charitable food providers.

Grant from Wexford Plantation Charitable Foundation

Wexford Plantatoin Charitable FoundationThe Wexford Plantation Charitable Foundation presented Second Helpings a 2017 Grant Award in support of the Healthy Food Initiative. More fruits and vegetables will be delivered to agencies in Hilton Head, Bluffton, Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton counties. Wexford continues to make a difference to neighbors in need.

Women in Philanthropy provides Grant to Second Helpings

Recipients of the 2017 Women in Philanthropy Endowment Fund pose at the Women in Philanthropy spring luncheon and annual meeting, hosted at the Colleton River Club on Tuesday, May 16.  Second Helpings was the recipient of a grant in support of our Healthy Food Initiative Project.  Funds will be used to provide healthy food choices to the elderly population.

Women in Philanthropy is a fund of Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.