5 11, 2017

Ready for Turkeys! Warehouse Remodel Boosts Capacity and Efficiency

November 5th, 2017|

Second Harvest Food Bank runs three facilities in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. These warehouses in San Jose and San Carlos help us feed an average of over 257,000 people per month but we want to be able to do more. To help us increase the amount of food we can deliver to our [...]

3 01, 2014

Ten Fun Facts About Second Harvest

January 3rd, 2014|

Are you a trivia fanatic? If you are, then you might already know that January 4th is National Trivia Day. :) Here are ten fun and intriguing facts about Second Harvest: Last year, we distributed nearly 52 million pounds of food to the community – that's 1 million pounds every week. We leveraged nearly 310,000 [...]

12 08, 2009

Target volunteers help get fresh produce out to local families in need

August 12th, 2009|

Recently, Target team members put their energies to good use by helping bag plums in our San Jose warehouse.These hard working volunteers bagged a total of 4,263 pounds of the fresh fruit in just a few short hours. Later that day, the plums were loaded onto a Food Bank truck for distribution to 162 low-income [...]

21 07, 2009

Our Tuesday Warehouse Volunteers Get the Food Out!

July 21st, 2009|

This morning I grabbed the camera and headed down to the San Jose warehouse to see what was going on. As it is my job to sit in front of a computer most of the day, it's really good to get out into the action once in a while.Today, it was the Tuesday Warehouse Volunteers! [...]