50 Years of Fighting Hunger: Second Harvest Food Bank Enters Its Sixth Decade

Willy and Jess in front of old volunteer trailer (black and white image)

January 13, 2022 excerpt from Santa Cruz Sentinel SANTA CRUZ COUNTY — California’s first food bank grew from cooperation between The Community Action Board and the Black Panthers. That partnership spawned the Breakfast for Kids Program in Santa Cruz County, directed by Al DiLudivico. This 1969 community effort became the foundation for our food bank. … Read more