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15 11, 2017

Give Us Frozen Turkeys

November 15th, 2017|

While monetary donations are the most critical and we can really stretch the dollars you donate, we’re also grateful for food donations. Many families appreciate turkeys so they can have a traditional holiday meal. Our turkey goal this year is 24,000. If you are donating a turkey, frozen turkeys are best, but they should not [...]

27 09, 2017

Nutrition Newbie: What to Donate at Halloween

September 27th, 2017|

“Nutrition Newbie” is a series focused on basic nutrition information and tips. Special Blog Post By: Elena Hollander, Director of Community Nutrition It’s that time of year again! Carving pumpkins, costume contests, and of course, Halloween candy. While we at Second Harvest absolutely love the idea of children donating food to help their community, we [...]

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 [...]

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) […]

1 11, 2016

Bring Us Your Frozen Turkeys

November 1st, 2016|

We need your help getting turkeys so that local pantries, soup kitchens, and shelters that rely on us for food can provide their clients with a traditional holiday meal. Our turkey goal this year is 19,000. Chickens and ham are great too, but we don’t have a specific goal for those. Frozen turkey, frozen chicken, and non-perishable food (check out our most-needed foods list) donations can be dropped off at […]

19 05, 2016

An Invitation to Join Sheryl Sandberg

May 19th, 2016|

Special Blog Post By: Sheryl Sandberg, "Stand Up For Kids" Campaign Fundraising Council Co-Chair 1 in 3 kids in Silicon Valley is at risk of hunger. Often, hunger is invisible. An elementary teacher in San Jose asked her class to write down their favorite meal for dinner, but one boy didn't know what to write. [...]

6 11, 2015

Where Should I Bring My Turkey, Turkey?

November 6th, 2015|

We need your help getting turkeys so that local pantries, soup kitchens, and shelters that rely on us for food can provide their clients with a traditional holiday meal. Our turkey goal this year is 19,000. Chickens are great too, but we don’t have a specific goal for those. Frozen turkey, frozen chicken, and non-perishable [...]

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, [...]

8 01, 2015

We Still Need Your Help After the Holidays

January 8th, 2015|

Thanks to everyone who supported us by volunteering and donating during the holiday season! As you know, hunger is year-round and we really encourage you to stay engaged with us. Here are 5 ways you can continue to fight hunger in our community: Join our Monthly Harvest Club and help us plan for the year [...]

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 [...]