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CalFresh Community Day

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Second Harvest teamed up with the Santa Cruz County Human Services Department for our first ever CalFresh Community Day to answer questions, complete enrollments, and communicate the importance of CalFresh while the kids played games and took turns on the smoothie bike! Over 90 households attended the February…

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Volunteer Spotlight — Paul Garcia

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People volunteer for organizations they love for many different reasons—and they get many different things from it in return. Our volunteer of the month, Paul Garcia, found himself disabled after working for many years running his own landscaping business and, later, working as a diesel mechanic. No longer…

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Calendar Girl

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People raise money in all sorts of different ways to help Second Harvest feed hungry people. Linda Hopper picked one combining art, community, camaraderie, and—not surprisingly—food, for Linda is a restaurateur and owner of the popular Santa Cruz diner, Silver Spur. She decided to create a calendar featuring…

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