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Summer Meals Spotlight – Jennifer Weeks, Santa Clara County Library District

“Summer Meals Spotlight” is a short series that highlights the work of community partners providing free, nutritious meals to kids and teens in the summer. Recognizing that education and nourishment go hand in hand, the [...]

Nutrition Newbie: A Simple Guide to Raising a Healthy Eater

“Nutrition Newbie” is a series focused on basic nutrition information and tips. Special Blog Post By: Diana Garcia, Nutrition Education Coordinator, Santa Clara County Often when I educate the community on nutrition topics, parents express their frustration about their kids not being receptive to new foods or being too selective with meals and snacks. I feel the same way every day with my six year old son, but I have come to understand that patience and perseverance pay off. […]

By | July 6th, 2017|Categories: nutrition newbie|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Giving Time: Steve Norris

“Giving Time” focuses on the invaluable volunteers who donate more than 310,000 hours to Second Harvest each year, more than doubling the size of our staff. Special Blog Post featuring Steve Norris, as told to Matt Mastrangelo of Second Harvest Food Bank. My name’s Steve Norris and I was born in Boulder, CO but grew up in the Mojave Desert in Southern California. Moved up to Santa Cruz in 1968 and I’ve been in the Greater Bay Area ever since. […]

By | July 4th, 2017|Categories: Giving Time, leadership, volunteer, Volunteers|Tags: , , |0 Comments