Archive for: June, 2012

Summer Update From Hunger Fighter, Marissa Hushaw

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Hey everyone! Hunger Fighter, Marissa Hushaw here. Its been a while… The snow has melted and the temperature has risen, so you know what that means? Packing up my boards and gear to fly north to shred Mt. Hood! This will be my 3rd year going to HCSC (High Cascade Snowboard Camp) and longest I’ve…



Los Altos Stride & Ride Festival

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Anyone want to get out and skate our Grind Out Hunger Mobile Skate Park!? Looks like we are going to have our first summer session at the Los Altos Stride & Ride Festival THIS WEEKEND! We are teaming up with SkateWorks once again to bring to you, and the city of Los Altos, a setup…



Hunger Fighter, Tess Dunn to Play 2012 S.F. Vans Warped Tour

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Hunger Fighter, Tess Dunn is playing her fourth year at the S.F. Bay Area Vans Warped Tour Show this Saturday, June 23rd! This year she will be performing in the new “Acoustic Basement.” If any of you are planning on going to Warped Tour be sure to find her name on the schedule and listen…



Zeldas on the Beach to Host “Beach Burnout Dance Party” Benefitting Grind Out Hunger

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Join us at Zelda’s on the Beach in Capitola Village on Friday, June 22nd for the Beach Burnout Dance Party. The event will be held from 9pm to 1am and will feature live DJs, including DaneJouras, Sea Ba$$, Wesle, and DownSquarez. There will be a $2 Cover Charge and $5 Sex On The Beach &…



11th Annual Surftech Jay Race

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June 23rd marks the 11th Annual Jay Race in Santa Cruz County and this year Grind Out Hunger has the honor of being a part of it. The Jay Moriarity Foundation has been a long time sponsor and supporter of Grind Out Hunger. We have been working with Kimberly Moriarity and The Jay Moriarity Foundation…



Tess Dunn Releases New Music Video, “Let It Go”

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Tess Dunn just released her newest Official Music video for her song, Let It Go, off of her EP Honesty Box. The creation of this music was inspired, not only by Tess Dunn, but by a big supporter of Grind Out Hunger, Connor Luther. Connor is an aspiring videographer that is focused on using his talents…



La Bamba heir Omar Morales and Whiplash collect 500 meals for Grind Out Hunger

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Aptos Jr Highs Rock Band “Whiplash” headlined with an awesome set after Rio Del Mar Elementary Schools “Overcast” & “Alive” opened the show at Coasters Lounge in The Boardwalk Bowl on May 13th. Bassist Omar Morales (14) has been volunteering at Grind Out Hunger events for a few years, but this year he was inspired…



Grind Out Hunger University Coming to 41st Ave, Santa Cruz

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Santa Cruz Skate and Surf Shop founded Grind Out Hunger with the goal of inspiring kids to help kids. Since 2003, Grind Out Hunger has grown from school holiday food drives to an action sports and music driven non-profit that puts the leaders of tomorrow firmly on board (pun intended) and in control. The time has…



Grind Out Hunger Freestyle Rap by Tev-Loc and Crew

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Santa Cruz Skate and Surf Shop is currently going through a transformation to become the main hub of Grind Out Hunger. Kids from the area come to the shop to hang out, skate, relax, and develop friendships. The youth that pass through are being exposed to the message of Grind Out Hunger every day and…



Santa Cruz Montessori School’s Cypress Class Raises 400 Meals for Grind Out Hunger

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Students around Santa Cruz County are beginning to realize that donations to the food bank are needed year around. Grind Out Hunger collects food and money donations 24/7 365 days a year both online and at particular drop off locations. 3 students; Parker Guy, Isaiah Forbes, and Kyle Murray from Santa Cruz Montessori School a…