Blog Archives

Employee of the Quarter: Sandra Varela

sandra

“This fall, Sandra was chosen by her co-workers as our Employee of the Quarter. When asked why they had chosen Sandra, people cited her dedication and the way she “never gives up” on her clients.”

Tagged with:
Posted in FoodBank Blog

Chance Encounter at Second Harvest

20150402_141817

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

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in FoodBank Blog

Hunger Worker Weighs in on Proposed SNAP Cuts

CalFreshbasket

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)

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in FoodBank Blog

Nutrition Assistance Cuts Target Most Vulnerable

IMG_3130

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as CalFresh in California, is facing cuts again. Any reduction in benefits would deal a serious blow to low-income families, seniors and people with disabilities suffering from food insecurity. In March, more than 1,000

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in FoodBank Blog

 

Website-Widget-Button

Website-Digital-Media-Pic-Small

Give-Online-ButtonNew_eNewsletterSignup