nurturing community, preserving our environment
delivering healthy groceries to 4,000 seniors each week!
volunteers: our heart and soul
connecting and sustaining
Refurbishing, Reusing, Reselling
your recycling supports us and our community
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Caring for your donated treasures
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gleaning locally since 1973
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Brown Bag Program
Seniors age 55 and older are entitled to receive a shopping bag of healthy groceries 48 weeks a year.
Support Grey Bears
Your financial gift, recyclables, e-waste, vehicle and thrift store donations put healthy food in 4,200 weekly brown bags and preserve our environment.
Your efforts make what we do possible. We have lots of fun opportunities - please volunteer today!
2710 Chanticleer Ave, Santa Cruz map»
Recycling CenterOpen Every Day, 7:30am–3:45pm.
Thrift Store, Electronics Store, Bookstore, open every day, Mon-Sun, 10am-3pm.
Thrift store Donations Center accepted every day, Mon–Sun, 7:30am-2pm.
Main Office open Mon-Fri, 8am–3:45pm.
Brown Bag Program bag assembly every Thursday-Friday, 7:30-9am.
Food Warehouse open Mon-Fri, 8am-1pm.
1231 Buena Vista Drive, Watsonville
Open Mon–Sat, 7:30am–3:30pm. map»