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Cold Water Swim Raises 100,000 Meals!

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A crystal clear day and sparkling blue waters, brave swimmers and their enthusiastic supporters. Just another Saturday in Santa Cruz? Hardly, if you take into account the swimmers were entering 56 degree water for a bracing one-mile swim around the

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New Leaf Community Markets Raises 51,116 Meals!

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A desire to help people in our community—combined with a little friendly competition—motivated New Leaf cashiers to raise $17,779 this holiday season. New Leaf Marketing Assistant, Zach Shull, did a great job his first year coordinating the effort, providing cashiers

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New Hope for the New Year

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Hope is what Javier is feeling after a long struggle to get CalFresh benefits for his family. Javier’s struggle began in June 2014. Although he was working, he wasn’t making a lot of money and his family was suffering from

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New Food For Children Site Opens in Live Oak

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We all know the economy is improving and for a lot of people that means more money to spend. It also means Santa Cruz County is becoming an increasingly expensive place to live. Amidst verdant fields and second homes, there

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Worlds Biggest Garage Sale

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