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News - December 30, 2016

Food bank faces deep drop in donations

Demand for Second Harvest services at record levels, but donations are way down

by Kevin Forestieri

Silicon Valley's local food bank is sounding the alarm this holiday season after donations from residents in the South Bay and Peninsula fell short in November and the first half of December. If the trend continues, new pantry programs could fall by the wayside and dietary staples like chicken and eggs could vanish from the shelves.

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