Monthly Archives: January 2013

Community Supports Navidad para Todos


We received the following message from Pastor Steven Moran of Casa del Alfafero (Potter’s House) Pan de Vida  in Watsonville and wanted to share it with the community because it exemplifies the generosity of our neighbors and the businesses in Santa

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Holiday Staff Party

Warehouse staff with Willy

With the 2012 Holiday Food Drive winding down, the staff at Second Harvest was able to take a couple of hours off on a Friday afternoon to share a meal and have some fun together. Our “Fun Committee” created a

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Volunteers Brave Cold to Pack Produce


Volunteers from Bloom of the Present, a Buddhist meditation community in Santa Cruz County, worked in the warehouse in Watsonville in December. They packed more than 300 mixed produce bags, which weigh in at about 27 pounds each. It’s not

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Low-Fat Green Goddess Dressing


Makes 8 servings (1 cup). Serving size 2 tablespoons Ingredients: 1/2 ripe avocado 3/4 cup low-fat buttermilk 3 tablespoons white wine vinegar 2 tablespoons coarsely chopped fresh tarragon leaves or cilantro 2 tablespoons parsley 1/2 clove garlic, minced 1 scallion,

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