Yearly Archives: 2013

December USDA Serves 1,917 Households


Second Harvest served 1,917 households at our monthly Watsonville USDA distribution on Monday, December 9th. This is a 12% increase over November, which we anticipate and prepare for at this time of year, when more people are seasonally unemployed in

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Twin Lakes Church Raises 1,000,000 Meals


Twin Lakes Church of Aptos this year had a big goal. Their fall drive “2020 Vision” included building a community center for an Indian orphanage, a local children’s ministry center, and raising 1,000,000 meals for Second Harvest Food Bank Santa

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Bank of America Matches Online Donations


Bank of America is partnering with Feeding America to help local food banks fight hunger this holiday season. Every $1 donated online at through January 10, 2014 will be matched by $2 (up to $1.5 million).  • Enter your zip

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Join Our National Call-In Day 12/4


Over the next few days, Congress will decide the fate of hunger-relief programs, including TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program, the distribution of USDA food commodities to low-income households) and SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program formerly known as Food

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