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11/16 Sessions Presents: BBQ to Benefit Tim Brauch Memorial Fund & Grind Out Hunger

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NOVEMBER 16th: BBQ, Skate Demo, and Ghost at Sea playing live at Grind Out Hunger HQ! Each year, the Tim Brauch Memorial Skate Contest takes place between San Jose and Scotts Valley Skate Parks all to remember the great Tim Brauch and to raise awareness and funds for the Tim Brauch Memorial Fund. TBMF’s mission…



Grind Out Hunger surpasses goal hits 278,616 pounds

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Its amazing what the youth can do when empowered. What started out 7 years ago as a way to teach kids altruism and compassion for their community has turned into a full blown spectacle. The goal for 2010 Grind Out Hunger campaign in Santa Cruz County was 250,000 pounds almost double 2009’s raise of 130,000…



Christmas Eve wrap for Grind Out Hunger

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7 years ago when Grind Out Hunger was founded, I would have never imagined that it could become such a powerful tool for the youth. As I sit here and write on this day of excitement and family gatherings aka Christmas Eve, I can only think of all of the families that will have a holiday…



Skateathon will raffle of a 1999 Mustang!!!! 10/30 at Twin Lakes Church

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Thats right just when you thought the Skateathon was super fantabulous we went one step further and secured a 1999 Mustang 5.0 to raffle off!!! When you bring your 10 pounds of food or $10 you will get raffle tickets towards winning this awesomely divine car. Dominic Cusimano of 3D Construction has gone above and…



Grind Out Hunger is on fire already 12,000 pounds raised!!

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Okay barely two weeks in to the window for Grind Out Hunger and the youth of Santa Cruz County is taking this years goal of 250,000 pounds very seriously. Usually I would blog about each school, highlights…no such luck on this one! Schools are coming out swinging going for their own personal goals that are…



Tarp Surfing puts 500 pounds into Grind Out Hunger!

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Labor Day Monday was insane! The weather was crackin, the kids were out, Aloha Island Grille was providing the grinds (no pun intended) and there was no shortage of Tarp Barrels being pulled for the kids. Santa Cruz Skate and Surf Shop hosted the event on Monday September 6th as the 1st annual Tarp Surfing…



Santa Cruz Sentinel covers Tarp Surfing event for 9/6

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Riding the tarp-surfing tsunami for a good cause By ISAIAH GUZMAN Posted: 09/05/2010 01:30:14 AM PDT SANTA CRUZ — For years, the Grind Out Hunger campaign has been asking kids to fill barrels with food donations. Now, to get them to donate over the Labor Day Weekend, it’s offering to put them in a barrel —…



Grind Out Hunger needs your vote daily and multiple times till June 20th!

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Please go to http://www.peopleallstars.com and pick San Francisco Giants then VOTE Danny Keith to give Grind Out Hunger a chance to go to the All Star Game and expose it to the world! Feeding Children is what we do, so please vote daily and multiple times contest ends June 20th. Thank you in advance!



Grind Out Hunger featured in Huffington Post

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Santa Cruzan Danny Keith and his Bold Mission to Combat Hunger Some would say he’s “very Santa Cruz.” But he’s also very cool and boy, is he eager to get kids to know about hunger — and how they can combat it. Meet Danny Keith, a Northern California guy hungry to make a change. Keith,…



Grind Out Hunger, KDON 102.5 and Safeway on 41st Ave raise 2000lbs

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Grind Out Hunger slid into 41st Ave Safeway and teamed up with KDON 102.5 to make some Holiday Magic Happen. We packed 300 pre-made bags for Holiday dinners and we sold a bunch of them!! Almost 2000lbs raised in one evening, every little bit helps. Special Thanks to Safeway 41st Ave, KDON 102.5,  Zane, Cole,…