NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec 6, 2022) –& Nashville-based FirstBank has donated $15,000 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee to set up the FirstBank Food Pantry at STEM Prep Middle School.&
The FirstBank Food Pantry will be available to students, families, faculty and staff through the remainder of the school year. The on-campus pantry is expected to feed 170+ families for the year by offering a variety of items including canned and nonperishable goods.&
“It is our privilege to partner with Second Harvest Food Bank to help care for the students and families of STEM Prep Middle School through the FirstBank Food Pantry,” said Chris Holmes, President and CEO of FirstBank. “The hunger and food insecurity issues in Middle Tennessee need to be acknowledged, and FirstBank is proud to do its part to support the incredible efforts of Second Harvest. We hope this gives these families a little more comfort this season and can take one more worry off their list.”& &
While the holiday season can be especially difficult for families, this joint effort of FirstBank and Second Harvest seeks to alleviate some of the stress of food insecurity by providing STEM Prep community members with food free of...