Help Feed Minnesota Seniors In NeedFor 1 in 12 Minnesota seniors it can be a struggle to find essential food resources that are important for one’s health. That’s why WCCO has partnered with Second Harvest Heartland, UnitedHealthcare and the Minnesota Vikings to help provide seniors with the nutritious food and resources they need.
Second Harvest Heartland Takes Part In Hunger Action MonthSecond Harvest Heartland is marking its 15th anniversary this fall. Since its beginning, the St. Paul-based food bank has helped to improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
September Marks Hunger Awareness MonthWearing orange on Thursday can help get peoples' attention for a good cause. September is Hunger Awareness month and Thursday is the big kickoff for Second Harvest Heartland's month-long mission.
Postal Workers Collect Food Donations For ‘Stamp Out Hunger’Along with delivering up our mail, letter carriers picked up some packages along their routes Saturday. It's Stamp Out Hunger Day, the largest single-day food drive in the country.
Cuisine For Change: Benefit For Second Harvest HeartlandDetails: Thursday, April 30 from 5:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. -- St. Paul Rivercentre; tickets are $175 each. Actor and Comedian Paul Reiser will provide entertainment; <a href="www.dishcuisineforchange.org" target="_blank">more details here</a>.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsWe're coming up on the first weekend of spring and there are plenty of ways to celebrate in the Twin Cities.
Let's Kick Hunger Radiothon Raises Over $235KWCCO would like to thank everyone out there for helping make this year's Let's Kick Hunger radiothon a big success. More than $235,000 was raised for Second Harvest Heartland, an accomplishment that Minnesotans should feel very proud of.
Haskell's, Vincent A. Restaurant Hosting Dinner For CharityWhite Truffle dinner, it sounds like a great holiday meal. The four-course meal at Vincent A. Restaurant this Wednesday has a hint of truffle in every bite, and it's all in the name of charity.
Minnesota Sets A Record On 'Give To The Max' DayMinnesotans helped break a record on Thursday, Give to the Max Day. The 24-hour campaign of online donations ended at midnight. More than 120,000 people donated money adding up to more than $18 million for charities and non-profit organizations.
City Pages Hosts 'Iron Fork' Competition At IMS It's time again for the big fight! Well, the big food fight. City Pages' 'Iron Fork' competition is returning. The competition puts some of Minnesota's best bartenders and chefs head-to-head creating delicious dishes and drinks while benefiting the local fold shelf, Second Harvest Heartland.
PODCAST PAGE: WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 9-4-14 John Hines Fills InJohn Hines sits in for Dave Lee and finds out about severe weather in Central Minnesota.
Help Fight Hunger With Second Harvest HeartlandThursday is Hunger Action Day around the country, meaning you'll see plenty of people wearing orange in an effort to fight hunger. Orange is the national color to raise awareness about fighting hunger.