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6 09, 2017

Nutrition Newbie: Keep it Clean for National Food Safety Month

September 6th, 2017|

Nutrition Newbie” is a series focused on basic nutrition information and tips. Special Blog Post By: Luiza Naslausky, Nutrition Education Coordinator, Santa Clara County Did you know that one in six Americans could get sick from food poisoning this year? Most of the time people recover within a couple days, but sometimes the effects of [...]

4 09, 2017

Local Hunger Fighter- Marisela Aliki

September 4th, 2017|

September is Hunger Action Month and this month’s featured Local Hunger Fighter is Marisela Aliki, an Eligibility Worker with Santa Clara County. Marisela is part of a county program called Emergency Assistance Network (EAN), where a Food Connection Specialist from Second Harvest and an Eligibility Worker from Santa Clara County work in collaboration to help [...]

3 09, 2017

August Social Media Roundup

September 3rd, 2017|

“Social Media Round-Up” is an ‘ICYMI’ compilation of the top hunger-related news articles and other interesting tidbits posted on our social media profiles. Hunger receded after the recession but not for older Americans, U.S. figures show, WASHINGTONPOST.COM “The proportion of people over 60 deemed to be "facing hunger" - based on their answers to a [...]

31 08, 2017

September is Hunger Action Month

August 31st, 2017|

September is Hunger Action Month – time for everyone in Silicon Valley to mobilize against local hunger. The local economy is booming, but many of our neighbors are having a hard time putting food on the table as the cost of housing skyrockets. Even those we depend on to make our community run can’t afford [...]

4 08, 2017

Summer Meals Spotlight – Kennelyn Celeste, The Big Lift’s Inspiring Summers Program

August 4th, 2017|

Special Blog Post By: Sue Kim, VISTA Coordinator of School Breakfast & Out-of-School Time Meals “Summer Meals Spotlight” is a short series that highlights the work of community partners providing free, nutritious meals to kids in the summer. Third grade reading proficiency is a well-established predictor of high school graduation and career success, yet 50 [...]

3 08, 2017

July Social Media Roundup

August 3rd, 2017|

“Social Media Round-Up” is an ‘ICYMI’ compilation of the top hunger-related news articles and other interesting tidbits posted on our social media profiles. […]

1 08, 2017

Leave a Legacy- Include Second Harvest in Your Estate Plan

August 1st, 2017|

“To get nutritious food through Second Harvest Food Bank has been such a blessing! It was truly the key to our survival. There was such a feeling of relief to know that when we woke up we had healthy food to give the kids,” says Love, a mother of two. Love’s family was struggling, but [...]

31 07, 2017

Local Hunger Fighter: Ariel Tinajero and Volunteers at the Menlo Park Senior Center

July 31st, 2017|

Local Hunger Fighter: Ariel Tinajero, Recreation Program Assistant, on behalf of all volunteers at the Menlo Park Senior Center Ariel Tinajero is the Recreation Program Assistant at the Menlo Park Senior Center. Ariel and a whole team of dedicated volunteers manage a Brown Bag distribution of monthly groceries for senior citizens in need. Along with [...]

19 07, 2017

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

July 19th, 2017|

Special Blog Post By: Sue Kim, VISTA Coordinator of School Breakfast & Out-of-School Time Meals “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 Santa Clara County Library District [...]

6 07, 2017

Nutrition Newbie: A Simple Guide to Raising a Healthy Eater

July 6th, 2017|

“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. […]