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Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz Raises 55,889 Meals

Bly Morales, Second Harvest's Senior Manager, Food Drives & Events with Lily Hussey, Mktg & Community Outreach Team Leader, Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz

Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz raised $11,077.56 through register contributions during the holiday season. Every $1 raised provides four healthy meals, so that means 55,889 meals for hungry families in Santa Cruz County! Thanks to everyone at Whole Foods and to all

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New Leaf Donates Smart Chicken


Since 2010, New Leaf and Smart Chicken has been donating chicken to Second Harvest. For every ten pounds of air-chilled Smart Chicken bought by New Leaf customers in November, one pound is donated to Second Harvest as designated by New

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Just Another Week at the Food Bank


It was all hands on deck when Second Harvest served 2,003 families during the monthly USDA food distribution on February 9th.  A large number of volunteers helped staff members keep the line moving, while still treating everyone with courtesy and respect.

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Volunteer Spotlight


      Reuben Whitsitt moved to Watsonville with his father on September 11, 2005. He started volunteering with Second Harvest Food Bank in March of 2014. He comes five days per week for five hours each day. He walks

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