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Holiday Events Help Fight Hunger


Here’s a list of holiday events in Santa Cruz County where you can donate non-perishable food for your neighbors in need. Several local businesses are offering special discounts with a donation. So get out there and have some fun, support

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Safeway Food Drive Raises Meals 8,381 Meals


Second Harvest staff, community volunteers and on-air personalities from local radio stations had no intention of letting a wet and chilly morning dampen their spirits one recent Saturday as they greeted shoppers at Safeway stores across Santa Cruz County to collect

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Safeway Food Drive Raises 13,105 Meals in One Day

Denise, Ruth, JJ & Jackie

On Saturday, November 19th teams of volunteers greeted shoppers at local Safeway stores to collect food and cash donations for Second Harvest’s Holiday Food Drive. At the Safeway store on 41st Avenue in Capitola, Grind Out Hunger volunteers raised 1200

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Volunteers Reach Out to Safeway Customers

Volunteers from around Santa Cruz County were on hand at local Safeway stores on Saturday July 16th in support of the Every Bag Counts food drive. They collected more than 3200 pounds of non-perishable food. The food drive continues until July 24thso there is still plenty of time to make a donation. Pre-packed bags are […]

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