More Holiday Food Drive Highlights

Savemart Raises 1313 Meals

Thanks to the Savemart store on 41st Avenue and all the volunteers that staffed the food drive on November 22nd. Thanks also to KDON for participating and helping us raise 1313 meals.

Volunteers brave the cold to greet shoppers

Ow Properties Santa Cruz Chamber Mixer Raises 4775 Meals

Ow Properties and University Business Park hosted the Santa Cruz Chamber Mixer in November. This fun event provided lots of opportunities to network, win great prizes and taste wines from the Summit to Sea wineries.

Erica Ow announced raffle winners

Special thanks to William Ow and Erica Ow for all their hard work in putting the event together.

Second Harvest Wows Crowd at Santa Cruz Holiday Parade

Willy Elliott-McCrea driving the Second Harvest truck

A big crew of volunteers helped deck out the Second Harvest truck for its appearance in the parade this year. Willy Elliott-McCrea, Chief Executive Officer, Second Harvest drove the truck as volunteers marched alongside handing out donation bags to the crowd. Looks like everyone had a good time!

Donated Allowance Provides 100 Meals for Holiday Food Drive

Jamie stopped by the Second Harvest warehouse in Watsonville to drop off the allowance she saved for the Holiday Food Drive. Way to go Jamie!

Jamie with Jeanette Hager, Second Harvest's Finance Director

Thanks to everyone who has made a contribution. We still have a ways to go to reach our goal of 2.5 million pounds for the 2011 Holiday Food Drive. It’s not too late to host an event, make a donation, or drop off non-perishable food in the barrels located all over Santa Cruz County.

View our calendar for upcoming events benefiting the Holiday Food Drive.


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