Second Harvest Tailgate at Borg Warner On October 13th

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By: Karen McTague—

 Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana will provide food* for families in need at the monthly Tailgate distribution from 9 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13. The Tailgate will be held at Borg Warner in the parking lot across the street on the north side of State Road 32, West Kilgore Ave. in Muncie. The lot will open at 6 a.m. The distribution is while supplies last, and there is a limit of three families per vehicle.

Individuals will have the opportunity to receive flu shots for $10 each, if desired.

Tailgates are not possible without the help of dedicated volunteers.

Contact Second Harvest and ask for Yolanda E. Velez if you would like to volunteer your time.

For more information, email:, 800-886-0882, or

Tailgate Weather Policy: No tailgate distributions will take place when:

—Wind-chill is reported to be below zero degrees
—Heat index is reported to be 100 degrees

The items received at a tailgate event are meant to be supplemental items only. They are not meant to be complete meals. Fresh fruits and/or vegetables are often provided.


About Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana is the region’s largest hunger-relief charity.  Our mission is to provide a coordinated approach to alleviating hunger in East Central Indiana. Our goal is to feed East Central Indiana’s most vulnerable residents through a region-wide network of member agencies and programs and to engage our region in the fight to end hunger. Each year, the Second Harvest Food Bank  network provides food assistance to more than 73,000 low-income people facing hunger in Blackford, Delaware, Grant, Henry, Jay, Madison, Randolph and Wabash Counties, including 23,790 children and 15,178 seniors. To learn more and to join us in ending hunger visit  

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Karen McTague is Major Gifts Manager at Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central IN