Monthly Archives: February 2013

Planting Begins at Pajaro Community Orchards


About fifty people, including donors, community garden members and city leaders, turned up for Mesa Verde Gardens’ Community Tree Planting on February 9th. Everyone got their hands dirty, planting 42 trees and digging a 400-foot irrigation trench—all before lunch! The

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Volunteer Spotlight


Danny Robles, Volunteer Services Manager at Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County, shines the spotlight on one of our many dedicated volunteers, Bob Cadwalader. Bob Cadwalader, also known as Produce Bob, has been volunteering with Second Harvest for the

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Mini Connect Spreads Kindness

Andrea's Family Salon cut hair

Santa Cruz Revival – Agape Manna hosted a mini connect in January at the Homeless Services Center,  warming hearts and filling the stomachs of people in need. Volunteers from throughout the community provided 75 haircuts, foot baths and clean socks,

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Birdies for Charity Raises 9,200 Meals


Birdies for Charity, hosted by the Monterey Peninsula Foundation, is a fundraising program that has helped Northern California charities raise more than $1,200,000 over the past five years. The Pledge Drive and Matching Funds portion of the program, similar to a

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Chefs’ Dinner 2015


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