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Volunteer at Harvesters- NEW Larger Capacity, Social-Distant, Shifts on Saturday!
Harvesters volunteers make a BIG difference in a little bit of time. Whether it’s sorting food in our facility, packing meals for kids and seniors, or helping at an event or agency in the community, your kindness will impact thousands of neighbors this holiday season and beyond. Click here to find an opportunity for you.
October - December
Many of our fondest holiday memories are made around a festive meal. However, for thousands of families in our area, a holiday meal and tableside memories are not certain. Provide the comforts and trimmings of a holiday meal by packing a Harvesters Holiday Box for a local family. Click here to see how to get started!
Check Out Hunger
November 1 - January 3
Help feed a family or senior this holiday season by adding $1, $5, $10 or $20 to your grocery bill at the register. Every dollar donated helps provide 3 meals. You can also donate nonperishable food items in the Harvesters barrels on your way out of the store or through our online donation page.
Harvey's Holiday Box Hunt
Get the whole family in on some holiday fun as you embark on an activity-filled adventure with Harvey the turkey. You'll complete daily activities, go on a hunt for holiday ingredients, and help pack a holiday box for a local family in need. Learn more, download your game, and get started today!
Hy-Vee Holiday Hope Bags
November 27 - December 20
Help bring hope to the holidays by purchasing Holiday Hope Bags at your local Hy-Vee. Each bag includes everything needed to make traditional holiday side dishes and will be delivered back to Harvesters to be given to a local family. Everyone deserves a holiday meal. Click here to find the Hy-Vee nearest you.
Scouting for Food
Now - November 21
The Heart of America Council is teaming up with Harvesters and food pantries across the metro for Scouting for Food, a neighborhood based food collection campaign that will make a difference for families across our communities. It's easy for Scouts to participate and it happens all within your neighborhood! Learn more and get started now!
Harvesters Holiday Match
Now - December 31
Now is the time to give! Thanks to our amazing friends Peter and Veronica Mallouk and Creative Planning, Inc., your donation will be leveraged to help fill TWICE as many empty plates! Every $1 donated will help us provide 6 meals to families throughout our community. Click here to earn more and give now.
Recipes for Hope
October - December
These holiday greetings are one-of-a-kind and will be sure to bring a smile to friends, family members or co-workers. Inside each tribute is a recipe from a local chef. As they prepare a new dish for their table, recipients will know your gift also is providing meals and hope for hungry families and seniors in our community. Order yours today!
Chiefs Kingdom Food Drive
November 8 - December 6
The holiday season is a time of celebration for families throughout Chiefs Kingdom, but for many — especially this year — it's defined by hardship, tough decisions and hunger. The Chiefs Kingdom Food Drive is the largest in the National Football League. Donate online at www.chiefs.com/fooddrive.