“It’s become our holiday tradition.” Second Harvest’s Truck Drivers Deliver

Updated: Aug 29, 2019

Every day, usually before the sun is even up, Second Harvest’s small fleet of 10 trucks roll out our gates and across 18 counties of Northwest North Carolina.

Some set out on the highways, traveling through Greensboro and Burlington and Statesville, and some of them turn up winding roads into the mountains, traveling through Wilkesboro on their way to Jefferson or Boone.

Covering an incredible 6,325 miles a week, these trucks and these roads are the cornerstone of our work. Our drivers—Jon Mashack, Greg Atwood, Wayne “Freight” Baker, Robert Branch, J. Lindsay, Malcolm Hairston, Clarence Heninger, David Hommel, and James Whitley—faithfully do their routes, picking up food from 49 grocery stores and 3 distribution centers each week that might otherwise