23 08, 2013

Event Recap: Food Bank 500

August 23rd, 2013|

When was the last time you saw one of these in a company parking lot? Earlier this week, the Barracuda Racing crew, along with driver JR Hildebrand and the No. 98 car, were at our Cypress Center to raise awareness about the issue of hunger in Silicon Valley. Despite the improving economy, the number of [...]

21 08, 2013

How to Organize a Fundraiser: 5 Easy Steps

August 21st, 2013|

Special Blog Post By: Denise Chase Denise Chase recently hosted a successful fundraiser at her home in Belmont and is sharing her tips on how you can organize one too. She is currently employed by TE Connectivity in Menlo Park and has 2 sons in college (one just returned in July from 5 years in [...]

19 08, 2009

Zombies support the Food Bank

August 19th, 2009|

On August 26, hundreds of people are expected to show up for Zombie-o-Rama in downtown San Jose. This year, event organizer Dan Vado of SLG publishing has set up a food drive to compliment the Zombie Crawl and film showing of "Shaun of the Dead". A barrel will be set up at the movie site [...]

15 07, 2009

Food Bank Recognizes Brown Bag Volunteers

July 15th, 2009|

The Food Bank recently hosted a Brown Bag volunteer recognition party at Franklin Templeton Investment’s employee café. The space was generously donated by the company and provided a wonderful venue for the Food Bank to recognize the over 200 loyal volunteers that keep this vital program running.The Brown Bag program provides weekly nutritious groceries to [...]

23 10, 2008

Halloween Party to Benefit Second Harvest Food Bank

October 23rd, 2008|

Friday, October 31 - 8:30 pmZephyr at 2277 Alameda St., San FranciscoHosted by Journey Productions and benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, this night of fun will feature dance performances by Ronnie Reddick’s La Femme Panache & City Slam and an array of tasty hors d’oeuvres and liquid refreshments. [...]