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Annual Day of Service at Second Harvest

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On MLK Day, Americans across the country came together for a day of service. At Second Harvest, a group from Notre Dame Mission Volunteers-AmeriCorps in Watsonville worked in our warehouse. They sorted 45,000 pounds of salvage from Safeway. Salvage is

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Second Harvest Featured in Ad to Air During Super Bowl

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Second Harvest’s facility in Watsonville is featured in the AMBAG Energy Watch commercial, which will air during the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 1st and the Academy Awards on Sunday, February 22nd. It will also be running on KSBW during

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Agency Spotlight: Homeless Services Center


The 180/2020 multi-agency community initiative in Santa Cruz County has the goal of making a 180-degree change to end chronic homelessness by the year 2020. They plan to accomplish this by moving men, women, and families into permanent housing and providing the support

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New Leaf Community Markets Raises 51,116 Meals!


A desire to help people in our community—combined with a little friendly competition—motivated New Leaf cashiers to raise $17,779 this holiday season. New Leaf Marketing Assistant, Zach Shull, did a great job his first year coordinating the effort, providing cashiers

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Annual Awards Dinner

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