/Tag:Volunteers
1 07, 2016

Giving Time: Lynn Crawford

July 1st, 2016|

“Giving Time” focuses on the invaluable volunteers who donate more than 314,000 hours to Second Harvest each year, more than doubling the size of our staff. Special Blog Post featuring Lynn Crawford, Agency Office Volunteer, as told to Matt Mastrangelo of Second Harvest Food Bank. My name is Lynn Crawford and I’ve been volunteering at Second Harvest Food Bank for over six years. I volunteer in the agency office. Second Harvest has hundreds of so-named partner agencies. The partner agencies run their own places and they do the handing out of a lot of the food to the folks who need it. […]

1 06, 2016

Giving Time: Pat Putnam

June 1st, 2016|

"Giving Time" focuses on the invaluable volunteers who donate more than 314,000 hours to Second Harvest each year, more than doubling the size of our staff. Special Blog Post featuring Pat Putnam, Development Operations Volunteer, as told to Matt Mastrangelo of Second Harvest Food Bank. I've been volunteering at Second Harvest for about 12 years. [...]

4 04, 2016

Local Hunger Fighters: Marie Lawton

April 4th, 2016|

"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 Fighter: Marie Lawton, Family Harvest Program Volunteer How are you helping Second Harvest and our community? I help Second Harvest in any way that I [...]

2 02, 2016

Giving Time: Chao-Li Tarng

February 2nd, 2016|

"Giving Time" focuses on the invaluable volunteers who donate more than 314,000 hours to Second Harvest each year, more than doubling the size of our staff. Special Blog Post By: Chao-Li, Volunteer Site Coordinator My name is Chaol-Li Tarng.  I immigrated to the United States from Taiwan 30 years ago.  I got my PhD at [...]

29 12, 2015

Local Hunger Fighters: Chiaki Crossman

December 29th, 2015|

"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 Fighter: Chiaki Crossman, Brown Bag and Family Harvest Programs Volunteer How are you helping Second Harvest and our community? I am providing support for two [...]

6 11, 2015

Giving Time: Harry Schaecher

November 6th, 2015|

"Giving Time" focuses on the invaluable volunteers who donate more than 314,000 hours to Second Harvest each year, more than doubling the size of our staff. Just nine years into their retirement Harry Schaecher lost his wife Marlene, in December of 2002.  The whole concept of life changed in that moment.  He worked for the [...]

2 09, 2015

Local Hunger Fighters: Silvia Montaño and Jesus Calderón

September 2nd, 2015|

"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: Silvia Montaño and Jesus Calderón How are you helping Second Harvest Food Bank and our community? Every month we get together at the Franklin [...]

2 05, 2015

April Social Media Roundup

May 2nd, 2015|

"Social Media Roundup" is an 'ICYMI' compilation of the top hunger-related news articles and other interesting tidbits posted on our social media profiles. Long Commute to Silicon Valley Increasingly the Norm for Many, KQED.ORG "'One tech job creates approximately five service jobs,' said Candace Gonzalez, executive director of the Palo Alto Housing Corp. 'The pace [...]

1 04, 2015

Giving Back with Purpose and Heart

April 1st, 2015|

"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. April is Volunteer Appreciation Month and in this special edition of our “Local Hunger Fighters” series, we are spotlighting a few of our Team Leaders. They are [...]

25 11, 2014

Nutritious Food is a Basic Need

November 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: Gail Jacobs, Church & Society Committee, Campbell United Methodist Church How is Campbell United Methodist Church helping Second Harvest and our community? Campbell United [...]