/events
5 02, 2017

Poverty Simulation: Increasing Understanding and Inspiring Change

February 5th, 2017|

An event promotion popped up in my Facebook Newsfeed – a “Poverty Simulation” was happening at the Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church on the same day as Inauguration Day. I clicked on the link and found out the event was hosted by Sunnyvale Community Services, one of Second Harvest Food Bank’s over 320 partner agencies in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. In partnership with Sunnyvale Community Services, Downtown Streets Team was facilitating the poverty simulation […]

3 11, 2016

Special Events and Promos Benefiting Second Harvest

November 3rd, 2016|

‘Tis the season of giving! Thanks to the many community groups and local businesses that are supporting our work and helping our neighbors in need this holiday season. Here’s a list of special events and promotions benefiting the Food Bank (we’ll be adding more as we hear about them, so please check back often) […]

4 04, 2016

Too Hungry to Learn: 2016 Hunger Action Summit Recap

April 4th, 2016|

At last month's Hunger Action Summit, an annual forum that sparks conversation and inspires action to end local hunger, speakers addressed what it will take to ensure that the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs has access to the nutritious food they need to succeed academically. Organized by Second Harvest Food Bank and Santa Clara [...]

4 01, 2016

Free Seminar: 7 Biggest Mistakes Trustees Often Make

January 4th, 2016|

We're pleased to present... What: 7 Biggest Mistakes Trustees Often Make When: Thursday, January 28, 2016, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where: Pond Family Conference Room Second Harvest Food Bank - Cypress Center 4001 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95134 Who Should Attend: Anyone who has created a trust, is named as a trustee, [...]

5 11, 2015

Special Holiday Events and Promotions

November 5th, 2015|

It’s the season of giving and we're so fortunate to have many community groups and local businesses support our work to end hunger in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. Here’s a list of special events and promotions benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank (we’ll be adding to this list as we hear about new ones, [...]

14 11, 2014

So Many Ways to Help Feed Our Neighbors in Need

November 14th, 2014|

We always feel the love from the community, especially during this time of the year. Here’s a list of special events and promotions benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank (we’ll keep this list updated as we hear about new ones, so check back often!): Ongoing The KPIX/KBCW and Whole Foods Feed 4 More Program runs until [...]

2 09, 2014

Help Us Raise Awareness During Hunger Action Month

September 2nd, 2014|

Here in America, there is more than enough food to feed every man, woman and child, yet 50 million people face hunger. In Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, more than 1 in 10 people receive food from Second Harvest Food Bank. Each and every one of us has a role to play in getting [...]

13 11, 2013

How Can You Support Us? Let Us Count the Ways.

November 13th, 2013|

The holiday season is a really busy time for us. We are extremely grateful to have so many partners in the community that help raise awareness of hunger in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties and support our mission to provide food to people in our community. The following list includes the many fun ways [...]

19 03, 2013

You’re Invited: The 7 Biggest Mistakes Trustees Often Make

March 19th, 2013|

Please Join Us Restaurant 3000 Managed by So Delicious 3000 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park For The 7 Biggest Mistakes Trustees Often Make Tuesday, April 2, 2013 4:30-7:30 PM This complimentary educational seminar is entertaining and informative. Enjoy delicious food while guest speaker and noted wealth strategist Sandeep Varma explores real case examples to determine [...]

17 09, 2012

Second Harvest Unveils Cypress Center!

September 17th, 2012|

On September 5, we revealed the newly renovated Cypress Center at 4001 North First Street in San Jose. More than 200 guests including San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and Cypress Semiconductor CEO T.J. Rodgers gathered to celebrate the Food Bank’s newest addition. This building, coupled with a retooled produce distribution model and streamlined operations, will enable Second Harvest to distribute significantly more, and fresher, food to the community.