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Bank of America Volunteers at Second Harvest    


Bank of America was having a Cinco de Mayo event in Watsonville for their Monterey Market employees. Before the festivities, they volunteered at the food bank. They began with a tour through the food bank, followed by some volunteer work. Half

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World’s Biggest Garage Sale Raises 240,000 Meals!


What’s the secret behind their success? Lots and lots of volunteers that sort and prepare the items as well as people in the community who donate and buy the items. Laurie Schlaepfer of Twin Lakes Church shared some behind-the-scenes stories.

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Every Mother Wants to Feed Her Children


Mother’s Day is on May 10th. What better way to honor your mother than by helping others? Make a gift to Second Harvest Food Bank in your mother’s name, or in memory of your mother, you can make a difference

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Annual Lunch Celebrates Our Amazing Volunteers


“When visitors come to Second Harvest, they often ask where the rest of our team is, ” Second Harvest CEO Willy Elliott-McCrea told the volunteers at a luncheon celebrating their hard work. “We know you are bigger than this because you

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