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September Volunteer Spotlight–Santiago Tehandon

Santiago Tehandon

Dedication is a valuable trait and can lead to great things—like supporting a community. Our September Volunteer Spotlight honoree Santiago Tehandon has impressed us all with his dedication to helping feed the hungry among us in Santa Cruz County. For

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DeLaveaga Elementary 30th PFP Site


DeLaveaga Elementary School in Santa Cruz became Second Harvest’s 30th Passion For Produce site with the certification of 18 volunteer Nutrition Ambassadors. Their achievement was celebrated during a graduation ceremony held at the school on February 12th. Second Harvest Food

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Support for Peer-to-Peer Learning


At the request of the Network for a Healthy California, the Atkins Center for Weight and Health at the University of California, Berkeley, recently completed a study to learn about promising practices in peer-led health promotion related to nutrition and

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Second Harvest Named Best Non-Profit

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Edible Monterey Bay, a quarterly magazine celebrating the local food and wine of Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito Counties, announced their 2013 Local Hero Award winners in the Spring issue. These awards are presented by Edible magazines across the

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