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Read all about it: a story about our Food Rescue program on MPR

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Second Harvest Heartland’s Food Rescue program collects produce, dairy, meat, bakery and shelf-stable items from more than 100 area retailers each week, and distributes it same- or next-day to our more than 1,000 partners—food shelves, soup kitchens and other programs. In 2010, we collected and distributed more than 12 million pounds of food through the program—a 92% increase over the year prior.

Check out Julie Siple’s story about Food Rescue, published today, on