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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…



Rapid Fire at Britannia Arms on 12/11 all proceeds benefit Grind Out Hunger

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Local youth and rock band Rapid Fire will be playing at Britannia Arms on December 11th at 8:00pm with all proceeds benefiting (click to donate) Grind Out Hunger and feeding kids this holiday season. So impressed with these guys as they keep on being relentless and their ever growing charitable activity. GREAT JOB RAPID FIRE keep it…



Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz, Rotary Interact and Grind Out Hunger Skate Jam Dec 5th

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Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz is a HUGE supporter of Grind Out Hunger and they are stepping up on December 5th from 10am to 4pm in their parking lot at 911 Soquel Dr. The Whole Foods Market Santa Cruz/Rotary Interact/Grind Out Hunger SkateJam on December 5th will be huge with over 15 obstacles to skate…



Grind Out Hunger School tour 2010 1st couple of weeks…

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October 22nd Ceiba College Prep School is primed and ready, spoke to a couple hundred students about feeding kids, they play a mean game of basketball. October 26th Ocean Alternative School about 25 kids ready to help feed children this holiday season…these kids had great ideas on how to raise food! October 29th Santa Cruz…



1st Annual Skateathon in the bag! 13,450 pounds raised

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Rain…thats a bad word to skateboarders. Especially when its skateboarders looking to help feed kids. 4am rolls around and I walk outside…ground is wet, but not raining.  5:30 am Dominic Cusimano and I head over to Santa Cruz Skate and Surf Shop where we have been stashing the 1999 Mustang 5.0, we say a little…



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…



Buy the 2010 Grind Out Hunger skateboard HERE and schools get credit!

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The students of Santa Cruz County need your support. Buy the 2010 Grind Out Hunger Skateboard and 100% of proceeds are donated directly to Second Harvest Food Bank. Designed by Jimbo Phillips Graphix when you buy this board the school of your choice will receive a 300 pound credit towards winning the contest in Santa Cruz County.…



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…



Hear Ye Hear Ye..Grind Out Hunger 2010 Press Release

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Grind Out Hunger 2010 Sponsors Santa Cruz Skate and Surf Shop put Grind Out Hunger on the map in 2003 by recognizing the need to inspire children in the schools that year the total raise was 8000 pounds. Fast Forward to 2009 and the youth of Santa Cruz County pulled in 130,000 pounds bringing the…