Great Clips Back to School BackPack Program Fundraiser
August 2018
Stop in to one of the 4 Great Clips locations in Erie for your Back to School haircut and donate $5 to the Second Harvest Food Bank BackPack program.  Your $5 donation will provide one weekend BackPack AND you’ll receive a $5 coupon off your next Great Clips haircut. You can learn more about our BackPack program at Contact your local Great Clips location with any questions you may have.


Hunger Action Month
September 2018
Stand with us during Hunger Action Month by spreading the word and taking action to alleviate hunger in northwest Pennsylvania. For ideas on how to take action and spread awareness, download our 30 Ways in 30 Days Calendar. If you’d like to organize a food drive or fundraiser for Hunger Action Month, please contact Tori at 814-459-3663 x 104 or For more ways to get involved, visit our Hunger Action Month page.



Erie News Now Holiday Drive-Thru Food Drive
November 14, 2018
The Erie News Now Holiday Drive-Thru Food Drive is held in November each year. This event, now in its 17th year, is an all-day food drive and fundraiser to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania and its member agencies. All food collected at each location in Erie, Millcreek, Meadville, Corry, Warren, Edinboro, Titusville, Waterford and East Springfield remains in the community where it was collected. Monetary donations assist the Second Harvest to help provide food to our member agencies throughout northwest Pennsylvania.


Drop-Off Locations:

Erie: Erie News Now TV Studio at 35th and State St. (6 am to 6:30 pm)
Meadville: The Meadville Tribune, 947 Federal Ct. (6am to 6:30 pm)
Warren: Northwest Bank, 101 Liberty St., Warren (6 am to 6:30 pm)
Corry: Northwest Bank, 80 W. Columbus St. (6 am to 6:30 pm)
Titusville: Family Video, 128 West Spring St. (6 am to 6:30 pm)
Waterford: Tops Market, 230 High St., Waterford (6 am to 6:30 pm)
Edinboro:  Nick’s Place, 12246 Edinboro Rd (6 am to 6:30 pm)
East Springfield: Federated Church, 11995 Main St., East Springfield (8am to 4:00 pm)


Tops Markets Food For Families Food Drive
December 2018
You can support Second Harvest and Tops Markets to provide for the hungry this holiday season. Shoppers at Tops Markets can purchase a “Little Brown Bag of Hope” for $5, $10 or $20. Food donations will go directly to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania to help those in need.