Mission: Lead our community to ensure that anyone who needs a healthy meal can get one.
Results: We are the largest nonprofit provider of food in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties; nearly 1 in 10 people in our region receives some of their food from Second Harvest Food Bank. Last year, we provided more than 66 million pounds of food to a network of 300 community-based organizations at 905 sites across both counties.
Target demographics: Our neighbors who need a healthy meal
Direct beneficiaries per year: An average of more than 257,000 people each month. More than half the people we serve are seniors and children.
Geographic areas served: Santa Clara County, San Mateo County
Programs: Food Connection, Kids NOW (Nutrition on Weekends), Family Harvest, Operation Brown Bag for seniors, Mobile Pantry, Produce Mobile, Food Stamp Outreach, Nutrition Education, and our Partner Agencies program