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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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Teachers on Ag Tour Visit Food Bank

At the loading docks.

A group of teachers from Watsonville High School stopped by Second Harvest this week. Their visit was part of an informational day planned by Jess Brown, Executive Director of the Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau, to help them learn more about

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Driscoll’s Employees Pack Bags in Record Time

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Driscoll’s held its 2014 Kickoff Meeting for over 100 seasonal employees at the company’s San Juan Road cooler facility in Watsonville on April 3rd. With the strawberry season getting ready to kick into high gear, employees were being updated on

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Peer Led Model Helps Mesa Verde Gardens Expand

Ana, second from left, with fellow gardeners

When Ana Rasmussen started Mesa Verde Gardens several years ago, she could not have foreseen how quickly her ideas would come to fruition. Ana’s mission was simply to help low-income people achieve equal access to fresh, healthy food by joining

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Worlds Biggest Garage Sale

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