31 05, 2018

Events Recap: We Celebrate Volunteers and Donors

May 31st, 2018|

We recently hosted two events at our Cypress Center in San Jose to celebrate our community's commitment to end local hunger: the Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, which took place on Monday, April 30, and Make Hunger History Awards, which took place on Thursday, May 3rd. We are so grateful to everyone who attended and wanted to [...]

24 05, 2018

Meet Gary Maxworthy, Farm to Family Program Founder

May 24th, 2018|

Did you know? 85% of Second Harvest Food Bank's fresh produce comes from the California Association of Food Bank's Farm to Family program. Our employees recently had the pleasure to meet with its founder, Gary Maxworthy. The program works with farmers, ranchers, packers and shippers to get farm products from the field to food banks [...]

5 11, 2017

Ready for Turkeys! Warehouse Remodel Boosts Capacity and Efficiency

November 5th, 2017|

Second Harvest Food Bank runs three facilities in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. These warehouses in San Jose and San Carlos help us feed an average of over 257,000 people per month but we want to be able to do more. To help us increase the amount of food we can deliver to our [...]

9 12, 2016

The True Story of Instagram Legend #warehousewill

December 9th, 2016|

Members of Second Harvest’s Communications team, those same people who “manage” the myth of social media legend Warehouse Will, sat down with the aforementioned star to provide some insight into the man behind the pictures posed with produce.  The interview is published in its original, haphazard and circuitous form.  […]