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June Spotlight Volunteer Pau Che

Second Harvest Operations

Some volunteers discover Second Harvest in the newspaper or online; some through a friend; volunteer Pau Che found us one morning when walking right past Second Harvest’s operations. “I saw people coming in and out” he said, “—dedicated working people.”

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May Spotlight Volunteer — John Kovarik

John Kovarik (6)

Needless to say, agricultural experience is not required to volunteer here at Second Harvest, but some of our volunteers have some surprisingly relevant backgrounds. One morning I went to the warehouse looking for John Kovarik, one of our volunteers, and

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April Spotlight Volunteer — Daisy Diaz

Daisy Diaz

“I wasn’t sure what Second Harvest was,” volunteer Daisy Diaz told us. Her friend Lori told her it’s a place where they help people get food. But “the first time I came and saw the place I thought to myself,

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March Spotlight Volunteer – Adriana Sierra


Adriana Sierra’s involvement with cooking, health, and catering has deep roots that go all the way back to her hometown of Cali, Colombia, when she was a girl of 6. Adriana’s mother, who she describes as an excellent cook and

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