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Humorist Ned Hickson Raising Funds for Second Harvest

Ned Hickson

You may know syndicated humorist Ned Hickson from his columns in the Register-Pajaronian. He will be in Watsonville this THURSDAY signing copies of his new book, and the best part is he’s donating $5 from each book he sells to

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June Spotlight Volunteer Pau Che

Second Harvest Operations

Some volunteers discover Second Harvest in the newspaper or online; some through a friend; volunteer Pau Che found us one morning when walking right past Second Harvest’s operations. “I saw people coming in and out” he said, “—dedicated working people.”

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Child Nutrition Programs In Need of Defenders

school lunch

School Breakfast, National School Lunch, Summer Food Service, WIC, and more–you know these programs as essential lifelines for children and infants to get the food and nutrition they need to grow up healthy. But these lifelines are again under threat.

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Modest Efforts Could Trigger Major Help for the Hungry

Lupe Covarrubias, Monterey County Health Dept. Nutrition Programs

The community room went dark and all 100+ people in attendance listened as a series of phone calls to the Food Bank hotline filled the room–voices calling for help. Voices of hunger. It was a powerful reminder of the reason

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