Latest program updates

Updated 5/5/21

We’re looking for our next Chef/Kitchen Manager, and a Recycling/Resource Recovery Worker at our Ben Lomond recycling center. If you or someone you know fits the bill please have them apply here!

Cooking with Grey Bears – Every Monday at 1pm. Learn healthy and delicious recipes each week. Click this link to join the class, same link each week: Click here for some quick and nutritious recipes using many of the items in your weekly bags on our recipes page.

Sign up for the Healthy Food program and receive a bag of fresh produce and groceries on Thursday or Friday morning. You can also grocery shop here weekdays at 11am, and stay for a gourmet lunch served at 11:30am. Sign up for the program here, or email sharon for more info or call 831-479-1055 ext. 223.

Suzi Mahler’s Chair Yoga Zoom classes are fun, invigorating and relaxing. Enjoy them from your own home on your computer, tablet or phone. Zoom classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30am, and Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30am. Click this link at the above times to join any of Suzi’s classes and enter passcode: 699677. You can also email Suzi for questions and to receive weekly updates.

We also offer other one-on-one tech help; email Sharon to register for a 30-minute session to learn how to better use your electronic device (computer, tablet, phone, etc.) or call 831-479-1055 ext 223. We also offer Spanish classes and Women’s and Men’s support groups, email Tim or call 831-479-1055 ext 224 for more info.

We need you! Please volunteer in any of our departments below. Start by clicking here to complete the simple application or call Rosie at 831-479-1055 ext 241.

  • Food quality control, grocery bag assembly and deliveries, kitchen help and composting
  • Someone to drive our box van to pick up groceries from local markets
  • Thrift store donations, pricing and cashiering
  • Electronics/audio-video testing and cashiering
  • Bookstore shelving, cashiering, and researching/listing books on
  • Admin help in the office
  • Plumbing, electrical, construction and handyman projects

CalFresh Benefits – to receive your EBT card for grocery purchases just access the simple application form at or call the community hotline, 831-622-0991.