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3 12, 2014

November Social Media Roundup

December 3rd, 2014|

"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. 11/4: Struggling in the Shadow of Silicon Valley Wealth, USATODAY.COM "Throughout Silicon Valley, fences and roads divide the rich from poor, the powerful from the powerless." 11/9: My Wages Are Too High [...]

5 11, 2014

October Social Media Roundup

November 5th, 2014|

"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. 10/1: Americans Throw Out More Food Than Paper, Plastic, Metal, and Glass, WASHINGTONPOST.COM The title of this article is a bit mindblowing 10/3: Super Hacks: How to Make Healthy Food Even Healthier, [...]

2 10, 2014

September Social Media Roundup

October 2nd, 2014|

"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. 9/2: Guess who’s celebrating a 40th Anniversary? Every week during the month of September, we will be celebrating milestones from each decade. In this video, Deborah McGraw, our Donor Services Specialist, tells [...]

3 08, 2014

July Social Media Roundup

August 3rd, 2014|

"Social Media Round-Up" is an 'ICYMI' compilation of the top hunger-related news and other interesting tidbits posted on our social media profiles. 7/1: 2014 Summer Meal Service Sites, California Department of Education Find locations in California where youth 18 and under can get a prepared meal or snack this summer. Children don't need to be [...]

7 07, 2014

June Social Media Roundup

July 7th, 2014|

“Social Media Round-Up” is an ‘ICYMI’ compilation of the top hunger-related news and other interesting tidbits posted on our social media profiles. 6/8: 6 Ways to Get More Nutrition from Everyday Foods, Care2 This Care2 article will make you think twice about peeling the skin off of that potato. 6/10: Growth Has Been Good for [...]

3 05, 2014

April Social Media Roundup

May 3rd, 2014|

“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. 4/1: Why I Lie to the Food Pantry, The Huffington Post "...there is no check box for 'barely making it even though we're working.'" Thank you, Trisha, for sharing your story 4/5: [...]

25 03, 2014

Keeping an Ear to the Ground

March 25th, 2014|

“Local Hunger Fighters” is a series that spotlights our awesome supporters and staff who help raise awareness of hunger in our community and motivate people to get involved. Local Hunger Fighters: Martín Huici at Second Harvest Food Bank What is your role at Second Harvest? I am the CalFresh Outreach Coordinator at Second Harvest. I [...]

8 12, 2013

CalFresh Outreach: How to Connect with Seniors

December 8th, 2013|

Our CalFresh team is out in the field, doing the crucial outreach necessary to find and help connect eligible participants to CalFresh/SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program). Did you know that California ranks last among all states for SNAP participation? Less than half of those who are eligible in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties receive [...]

17 10, 2013

Government Shutdown Over, But Challenges Remain

October 17th, 2013|

Special Blog Post By: Kathy Jackson, CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank I am pleased that Congress has come together to provide our economy the stability it needs. Though the immediate crisis has passed and agreements to reopen the government and avoid a default on our nation’s bills were achieved, we still face an automatic [...]

14 10, 2013

The Government Shutdown and How We’re Doing

October 14th, 2013|

Special Blog Post By: Kathy Jackson, CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank At a time when there is heated rhetoric in the media around the budget impasse in Washington, all of us at Second Harvest Food Bank want you to know that we are monitoring the situation and the potential impact these events may have [...]