By Betsy Thorpe
YES I’M A CAN! YES I’M A CAN!
Today at noon, Tasha Kennard Director of Marketing of Second Harvest Food Bank Of Middle Tennessee received notice from the Inauguration Committee in Washington that the food bank was the winner of the nation-wide “Renew America Today” You Tube competition. The initative is a call to service offered by President-elect Barack Obama and Vice-President-elect Joeseph Biden. Second Harvest’s video “A Day In The Life Of A Can” will appear on the homepage of the “Renew America Today Initiative” web site when it goes public Monday morning. Future First Lady, Michelle Obama is scheduled to call Second Harvest President Jaynee Day on Monday to offer appreciation to the food bank’s staff and volunteers for serving the Middle Tennessee community so well.
The mission of Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is to feed hungry people and to work to solve the communities hunger issues. The food bank, located at 331 Great Way Circle in Nashville is one of the largest and most comprehensive of over two hundred food banks and food distribution centers in the country and is also a member of Feeding America – The Nation’s Food Bank Network.