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National Commission on Hunger Points a Way Forward

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“We’ve always got one eye on the bigger picture, and right now that big picture involves a long-awaited report by the National Commission on Hunger, which was charged with one key task: recommending how to better combat hunger and food insecurity in the United States.”

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New Group of Nutrition Ambassadors Certified at Inner Light Ministries

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  On August 10th, a group of eight volunteers at Inner Light Ministries in Soquel celebrated the completion of six one-hour workshops to become certified as Nutrition Ambassadors for Second Harvest. The Inner Light pantry has been in place for two years and is one of Second Harvest’s 200 member agencies and programs that help […]

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Girl Scouts Donate Colorful Costumes

Junior Girl Scout Troop #11023 used a portion of the money they raised through cookie sales to purchase these fabulous watermelon and grape costumes for Second Harvest. The new costumes will make their debut at the World’s Shortest Parade this 4th of July in Aptos. No doubt they’ll turn up at the Holiday Parade in […]

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New Location for Free Summer Film Series

  Join us for a fun, free film series for the entire family. Discuss and share your ideas on good, sustainable food choices after the film. Healthy refreshments will be provided. Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 p.m. United Way of Santa Cruz County, 4450 Capitola Road, Suite 106, Capitola July 27 – “Good Food” is an intimate look at […]

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