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January Spotlight Volunteer: Barbara

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“Barbara has donated an amazing 105 hours of her time to date in the sorting and packaging portion of the warehouse, where produce flies down the line, forklifts whiz about, and bags of fresh produce leave to go out to sites served by our Passion For Produce and Food For Children programs.”

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Santa Cruz Gives, and Gives

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“…the Santa Cruz community continued to give and give until their donations had blown past the campaign’s fundraising goal.”

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Four Words to Remember in the Kitchen

Clean, Separate, Cook, and Chill

“You may be washing your hands and getting your flu shot to avoid colds and the flu, but there’s another kind of malady that can happen any time of year, and is much more unpleasant—foodborne illness. Fortunately, there’s a lot you can do to avoid foodborne illness.”

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National Commission on Hunger Points a Way Forward

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“We’ve always got one eye on the bigger picture, and right now that big picture involves a long-awaited report by the National Commission on Hunger, which was charged with one key task: recommending how to better combat hunger and food insecurity in the United States.”

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