/Tag:hunger action month
2 02, 2017

Feeding America 2016 Advocacy Hall of Fame

February 2nd, 2017|

Second Harvest Food Bank has been honored as a member of Feeding America’s 2016 Advocacy Hall of Fame. Nearly 40 food banks across the country met the criteria which included completing activities in five different challenge areas that show our efforts at the federal, state and local levels to inform and communicate with our elected officials and community members about hunger issues. […]

4 03, 2016

Feeding America 2015 Advocacy Hall of Fame

March 4th, 2016|

We’re excited to tell you that we’re one of nearly 40 food banks and state associations in the Feeding America Network that made it into its 2015 Advocacy Hall of Fame! To get this designation, we needed to meet 5 challenges and show how our advocacy efforts make an impact locally, at the state level, [...]

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 [...]

1 10, 2013

Hunger Action Month is Over: Now What?

October 1st, 2013|

First of all, we want to thank each and every one of you who participated in Hunger Action Month. People helped increase awareness of hunger issues in our community by wearing orange, volunteering at our warehouses, making online donations, sharing our content on Facebook and Twitter, downloading our “30 Ways in 30 Days” calendar, and [...]

30 08, 2013

30 Ways to Take Part in Hunger Action Month

August 30th, 2013|

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 [...]

10 09, 2009

Cheesecake Factory supports Hunger Action Month with special promotion

September 10th, 2009|

On September 30th, bring two cans of soup to any local Cheesecake Factory and, on top of your food donation, they will donate 10% of your check to the Food Bank.The Cheesecake Factory is a corporate partner of Feeding America’s Hunger Action Month. During the month of September, Feeding America’s nationwide network of 205 food [...]

10 09, 2009

Chef Cat Cora to host Backyard “CCQ” in support of Second Harvest

September 10th, 2009|

Head out to Macy's Valley Fair - 2801 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose on Saturday, October 3rd at 2:00pm where Macy's Culinary Council chef Cat Cora will host a Backyard "CCQ". Join us to sample some of Cat's favorite recipes. Feed your passion for gourmet cooking while showing your support for Second Harvest Food Bank [...]

28 08, 2009

Exchange Cans of Soup for Cheesecake

August 28th, 2009|

The Cheesecake Factory’s Drive Out Hunger 30-Day/30-Market Bus Tour hits our local area on Wednesday, September 2nd.Come by the Cheesecake Factory Valley Fair (3041 Stevens Creek Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95050) from 7:00-10:00am and and enjoy a slice of decadence. The first 500 guests who donate two cans of soup will receive a free slice [...]