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Second Harvest holds several special events and food drives throughout the year which serve as critical sources of funding and food for many of our programs. If you're interested in giving back to your community, sponsoring an event or holding a food drive is a great way to get involved with Second Harvest!

Would you like Second Harvest to be a part of your event?
Please fill out our Community Events Application and email it to, or fax to (949) 653-0700.

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Events & Food Drives




July 22, 2015
We Care Wednesday at the OC Fair

Free admission and a free carnival ride when you bring 5 cans of food per person to the OC Fair on We Care Wednesday, July 22 Noon - 3pm. Help Second Harvest feed 151,000 children who are at risk of missing a meal. Learn more.




July 24 & 25 2015
Canned Food Drive at Angels Stadium

Join the Angels and Wells Fargo for the annual canned food drive at the Big A on Friday, July 24 & Saturday July 25. Fans donating 10 cans or $10 will receive 2 tickets to a select upcoming regular season game. (Limit 1 pair of tickets per person per day while supplies last.) Fans who donate 5 cans or $5 will receive raffle tickets to be entered to win autographed Angels items. Learn more.




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Izzy and the Candy Palace

This charming children’s book was written by a local nine-year old girl to help feed hungry children in our community. 100% of the profits from every book sold go to support our Kids Cafe program! Visit to preview the book and place your order.







Fight Hunger with Duke’s Huntington Beach

Choose two courses from the Duo Menu for $21 and Duke’s will donate $1 to Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County. Duo menu available Monday-Friday, 5:00pm-6:30pm.

Duke’s Huntington Beach
317 Pacific Coast Hwy.
Huntington Beach, CA 92648



FoodTweeks is a mobile app that helps people eat better in a sustainable way, while fighting hunger in America. Download the app onto your mobile device, and every time you "tweek" calories from your meal to make it more nutritious, FoodTweeks will make a donation to Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County so we can distribute the same amount of nutritious calories to families in need. There is no cost of any kind to the FoodTweeks user, and its a great way to fight hunger in OC!


Ralphs Community Contribution Program

Sign up your Ralphs rewards card online and select Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County as your beneficiary. Participants just need to re-register their card to continue benefitting from the program. Every time you shop at Ralphs and use your rewards card, a portion of your savings will be donated to Second Harvest to help feed the community!



Hungry? Find Food

Second Harvest Food Bank works with partner agencies to distribute food throughout Orange County. Find an agency near you that can help.

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