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Christian Fellowship Center Raises 2,508 Meals


The Christian Fellowship Center in Santa Cruz holds a luncheon every month, and part of what they do is raise money for local charities. When they kicked off their most recent campaign, they chose Second Harvest Food Bank and called the drive Food

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Small Change Adds Up to Help Families


As we all know, food insecurity is just one part of poverty. Inadequate shelter is another. One nine-year old boy in Santa Cruz wanted to help families living in poverty and he came up with a great idea to raise

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June 17th is National Eat Your Vegetables Day


National Eat Your Vegetables Day is celebrated annually on June 17th and June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month. Fruits and vegetables are an essential part of a healthy lifestyle, so celebrate today and every day with at least

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Second Harvest CEO Addresses National Commission on Hunger


On June 15th, Willy Elliott-McCrea addressed the National Commission on Hunger in Oakland, California. This congressionally appointed bipartisan commission is developing policy recommendations for Congress and the Secretary of the Department of Agriculture to more effectively use existing programs and Department of

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Chefs’ Dinner 2015


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