Impact

Food Sharing Lab: Focusing on Abundance and Inclusion

Taking a page from the Silicon Valley playbook, Second Harvest is investing in innovation and utilizing design thinking to include clients in creating innovative solutions to solve for hunger [...]

Food Sharing Lab: Focusing on Abundance and Inclusion2021-10-13T15:30:39-07:00

Grocery Rescue Spotlight- Target Power Outage

Last week the Food Bank rescued 6,294 pounds of perishable food from a Target store in San Jose that experienced a power outage. Due to our Grocery Rescue relationship with [...]

Grocery Rescue Spotlight- Target Power Outage2021-07-09T09:28:24-07:00

Fighting Hunger at San Jose State University

With 91,000 public college students (community and four-year/public schools) in Silicon Valley, hunger on college campus is a real problem in our community. A 2015 San Jose State University [...]

Fighting Hunger at San Jose State University2021-10-13T15:27:32-07:00

New study outlines long-term effects of food insecurity on children

A new study demonstrates just how perilous the long-term effects of food insecurity are on children. Researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the University of Calgary performed the first long-term study on the effects of hunger on general health, tracking children from birth to 21 years.

New study outlines long-term effects of food insecurity on children2021-10-13T15:44:25-07:00