Ways to Give
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Planned Giving Through FreeWill
Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County offers a service to create or update your legal will. It’s 100% free to you and your support ensures that no person in our community struggles to find where their next meal will come from. For more information, click here.
Donating stock and mutual fund shares are wonderful ways to support the Food Bank. Making a gift of securities is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits.
Fill out the Stock Donation Form or contact [email protected] for more information.
Make a plan to ensure that all individuals in our community have the food they need to thrive. A planned gift is an investment in the future health and well-being of our community. The Food Bank has partnered with FreeWill to provide access to a free estate planning tool and help you make these gifts faster and easier than ever. For more information contact [email protected].
Whether you are interested in making a challenge grant, funding one of our programs, or supporting the general operating expenses for food distribution, we’ll be happy to discuss the many ways you can get involved. Contact [email protected]
Let’s work together to create a partnership. The Food Bank is proud to provide our sponsors marketing and PR opportunities that align with your company’s goals. We offer a variety of sponsorship opportunities throughout the year as well as volunteer and team building programs. Contact Richelle Noroyan, Director of Community & Corporate Relations at (831) 222-5666. See our Featured Sponsors (coming soon).
Employer MatchMany employers will double or triple charitable donations. To get your donation matched, simply send us the form supplied by your employer by email or mail to:
Second Harvest Food Bank
800 Ohlone Parkway
Watsonville, CA 95076
Donate Your Automobile
Turn your wheels into meals for hungry neighbors in Santa Cruz County. Donating your unwanted auto is easier than selling it and you’ll receive a tax receipt for your contribution.
To get the donation process started click here or call 855-500-RIDE.
Wall of Hope Memorial Ties
Honor someone or something in your life with a laser engraved tile. A wonderful way to commemorate graduations, anniversaries, or special remembrances, your tile will be viewed by visitors to the Food Bank for years to come.
Contact Suzanne at 831-288-3002 or order online.
Sign up on Amazon Smile and every time you place an order, Amazon will donate 0.5% of that purchase to Second Harvest. There is no cost to you. Sign up today and designate Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County as your favored charitable organization.
Donate food during office hours at our warehouse 800 Ohlone Parkway, Watsonville. For larger donations (i.e. grocery stores, farmers, etc.) please contact Emily at 831-232-8222 to make arrangements.
Click here for most needed food items.
Many of our donors make gifts in honor of or in memory of someone important to them.
Please contact us for more information about memorial gifting
Our tax ID number is 77-0326685.