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June 17th is National Eat Your Vegetables Day


National Eat Your Vegetables Day is celebrated annually on June 17th and June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month. Fruits and vegetables are an essential part of a healthy lifestyle, so celebrate today and every day with at least

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Second Harvest CEO Addresses National Commission on Hunger


On June 15th, Willy Elliott-McCrea addressed the National Commission on Hunger in Oakland, California. This congressionally appointed bipartisan commission is developing policy recommendations for Congress and the Secretary of the Department of Agriculture to more effectively use existing programs and Department of

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Teens Dedicated to Volunteering

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Isaac Garcia and Marco Torres are both high school students who attend Pajaro Valley High School. They started volunteering with Second Harvest in February 2015 and have been helping out at food distributions within the community and also at Second Harvest. Marco and

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Kids Can Make a Difference This Summer!


School is out and lots of kids have extra time on their hands. Help them put that time to good use by serving others. Here are a few suggestions to get you started, but really the possibilities are endless. 1.

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