Race Day

I, like many others, wondered what kind of weather would be in store for us on April 2. Was it going to be windy and rainy? Although the morning was chilly for the volunteers who got out of bed early to help the Hunger team set up for the Hunger…

Second Harvest-Fighting Hunger, Feeding Hope

This past Monday, I left early from my internship at UGM and got to explore Second Harvest and all the great things they do for our community. First, I got a tour of Second Harvest’s warehouse by Heidi Moll, Second Harvest’s Marketing Manager. I had been to Second Harvest before but…

Albertsons and Safeway Present the Hunger Run

By: Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern The Albertsons/Safeway chain is joining in the fight against hunger by presenting the Hunger Run in partnership with Second Harvest and UGM. The Hunger Run is a 5k walk/run that will take place on April 2 in the Spokane Valley. The run is a great way to get outdoors…

Meet Carrie

By: Kelsey Cobain, UGM Marketing Intern Carrie Horton is not just a Spokane native, devoted mother, and certified race coach of Road Runners Club of America. Carrie is also joining the Hunger Run team as our Race Director. What is entailed in directing a race? Actually a lot. I got to…

Barb Trains for Her First 5K

By Barbara Comito, UGM Director of Marketing & Communications Pretty much every year – spoken or unspoken – I make a resolution to get in better shape. This year, my employer, Union Gospel Mission, and Second Harvest decided to join forces and put on the Hunger Run – a serendipitous…