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831 Magazine profiles Grind Out Hunger

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2009-2010 season is going to be off the hook…831 Magazine (831 Facebook Page)profiles Grind Out Hunger founder Danny Keith in an amazing article written by Greg Archer and photos by Moss Media…pick up a copy and check it out!



KDON 102.5 becomes media sponsor for Grind Out Hunger

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Great things keep happening for Grind Out Hunger! KDON 102.5 has signed on to support Grind Out Hunger with PSA commercials and website banners and landing pages for the 2009-2010 Grind Out Hunger school campaign. Sam Diggedy host of The Morning Madhouse says “Grind Out Hunger is a great way to use skateboarding to bring…



TakePart.com blogs about Grind Out Hunger

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Take Part Grinding Out Hunger in Santa Cruz Posted by Travis Kaya on July 16, 2009 at 8:16 pm Santa Cruz Skate Shop owner Danny Keith is on a mission to end hunger in his community by energizing young skaters to give back. Since 2004, Keith’s organization, Grind Out Hunger, has partnered with local schools…



Grind Out Hunger is showcased on Santa Cruz local TV show

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Ring…..ring…RD: “Hello”…..Greg Archer: “Hello DK, I have an opportunity for Grind Out Hunger and for you to be interviewed on So Wat TV”…RD:”Awesome, when can we do this?”…Greg Archer: “Can you be downtown in 15 minutes?”…RD:”Sure”. And so it goes, when that phone call went down it was 7:45pm and I had just gotten home.…



Santa Cruz Design and Innovation Skateboard Panel supports Grind Out Hunger

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Santa Cruz is really starting to press on its organizational efforts and collaborations experts. HA…what I am trying to say is I got the chance to talk about my involvement in the history of Skateboarding in Santa Cruz and luckily all the proceeds from the raffle and door fee was so generously donated to Grind…



Grind Out Hunger wins Best Hunger Fighter of the Year 2009 in Good Times

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Grind Out Hunger is voted Best Hunger Fighter in the Good Times Best of Santa Cruz 2009!!! I am so stoked that Grind Out Hunger is starting to get some real legs. Please email info@grindouthunger.org to get involved! Here is the article retyped: He’s local, he’s cool and he’s eager to get kid’s to know…



Second Harvest Food Bank Hunger Fighter Awards Dinner 09

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Second Harvest Food Bank Hunger Fighter Award dinner was awesome and the facilities at the Santa Cruz Elks Lodge were incredible.  I always enjoy going to Second Harvest Food Bank functions, it just makes you feel so good hanging out with everyone. Being that this is the 4th year of Grind Out Hunger which works…



Grind Out Hunger Tally Sheet for 2009

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Ok, so here it is in all its glory. I did think we would have better success this year but it seems that the recession has taken its toll on our program as well (we barely missed last years totals). 2009 we are going to hit the ground running and get things switched back around.…



Grind Out Hunger 2008 contest period over..now we tally!

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Well another Grind Out Hunger campaign has ended and now we await the winners of this years contest. After speaking at Garden Elementary, Gateway School, Del Mar Elementary, Pajaro Valley High School,  Mission Hill Elementary and a few luncheons, Turkey Tuesdays at Safeway on Soquel and the last appearance at Sav Mart on 41st Ave…



Grind Out Hunger 2008 is off and grinding!

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This was the first two weeks of the Grind Out Hunger campaign I do with the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz/San Benito Counties. I have to say every time this year I get excited to go see the kids and speak to them about Grind Out Hunger at their elementary/middle and high schools.…