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Safeway Summer Food Drive Takes Place July 5-24

Second Harvest is pleased to announce the Safeway Every Bag Counts Food Drive. It’s an easy way to help those in need with donations of nutritious non-perishable foods. Safeway will have pre-filled bags of groceries available to purchase for $10.00 at the Help Us End Hunger displays located in each store. By offering pre-filled bags, […]

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UCSC Students Donate 532 Pounds of Food

As UCSC students wrapped up the academic year and prepared to move out of student housing, they filled barrels at Zero Waste Move Out Stations around campus with non-perishable food, clothes and blankets that would otherwise be thrown out. Silas Snyder of UCSC organized the event to reduce waste when students move out at the […]

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Webster Foundation Match Doubles Summer Giving

For lots of kids, summer means fun on the beach and family vacations . . . For Michael, it means that he won’t get the one good meal a day he received in school. There are thousands of kids just like Michael in our community.   It doesn’t have to be this way . . […]

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Watsonville Post Office Preps to Stamp Out Hunger May 14th

Last year, the Watsonville post office raised close to 12,000 pounds during the Stamp Out Hunger food drive and they’re ready to give it their all again this year. We visited the post office before it opened for business on Tuesday to thank them in advance for the extra work they will be taking on […]

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