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Community and Corporate Grants Support Our Nutrition Programs

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Second Harvest’s two nutrition programs, Passion For Produce and Food For Children are operating at community sites across the county to deliver 200,000 pounds of fresh produce and healthy staples every month to 4,800 families. We couldn’t do it without your support and

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Chance Encounter at Second Harvest

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A new group of CalFresh eligibility workers for Santa Cruz County were on a tour of the food bank when they ran into Congressman Sam Farr meeting with local members of the Sierra Club. It wasn’t just a great photo

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Hunger Worker Weighs in on Proposed SNAP Cuts

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One of our volunteers asked to share their message to Congresswoman Anna Eshoo regarding looming cuts to SNAP. As a supporter of Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County, I oppose any effort to cut the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

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Manuel’s 50th Celebration Raises 30,500 Meals

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As part of their 50th anniversary celebration the week of March 9-15th, the owners of Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant donated 50% of sales to five local organizations. They chose groups that were near and dear to founders Manny and Alice Santana.

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Worlds Biggest Garage Sale

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