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11th Annual Chefs’ Dinner Benefits Food For Children


We are thrilled to report another sellout year and another generous show of support on the part of our community for Second Harvest’s Food For Children program. Thank you to all who attended, volunteered, or made a donation. Your contributions made the event a success! Every year we count on Chef’s Dinner to raise a […]

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September is Hunger Action Month


A new study released by Feeding America reveals that 14,570 children in Santa Cruz County—over 26% of county residents under 18 years old—are food insecure. A child is defined as being “food insecure” if he or she lives in a household that struggles to meet their basic food needs. The rate of local child food […]

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Second Harvest Staff Enjoys a Little R&R at Summer All-Staff

Yes we’re passionate about our work, but sometimes it’s fun to get out of the “office” for a day and toss the ball around, chit-chat with co-workers, and share a meal in the sunshine. So that’s just what we did on Friday, August 19th when the whole crew from Second Harvest headed up to Roaring […]

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Community Gathers to Celebrate New Second Harvest Warehouse

On Friday, July 29th, we marked a new beginning with the dedication of our recently completed warehouse expansion and upgrade. We were incredibly happy to have so many of our friends, supporters and peers with us on this momentous occasion—the culmination of a project that was ten years in the making. Thank you to everyone! […]

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