Grey Bears featured in Monterey Herald


Juanita and Miguel Leonardo are among the hundreds who enjoyed an afternoon of food, music and fellowship at the 41st annual Grey Bears Harvest Picnic last year. Some 84 million pounds of food has been distributed by Grey Bears since it started. (Shmuel Thaler — Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Living Green: Benevolent recycling at Santa Cruz’s Grey Bears
by Kathryn McKenzie

I grew up in Santa Cruz, so I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for Grey Bears, a nonprofit that has been providing food for older residents since the 1970s, and using recycling programs to fund this vital mission… Read more>>>