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  • Mendocino Monday

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    May 20, 2019

    Like every Monday, I deliver food to Mendocino in Talega. Today we had 2,250 lbs of goods: 875 lbs of bakery items, 650 lbs of fruit/veggies, 320 lbs of dairy, 125 lbs of the pre-made sandwiches, 60 dozen of eggs, 95lbs of deserts, 100 lbs of juices and 35 lbs of misc. items.
    by Herman Brown | May 28, 2019
  • Mendocino

    May 17, 2019

    Today I packed a big truck with approximately 2,600 lbs of food, with no help today. The food was delivered to Mendocino (Talega), I was still looking for help to unload. The truck was loaded with 755 lbs of bakery goods, 590 lbs of fruits/veggies, 440 lbs of dairy, 355 lbs of frozen meats, 90 lbs pot the pre-made sandwiches/deserts,150 dozen eggs and 140 lbs of misc items. 339
    by Herman Brown | May 28, 2019
  • Mary's Kitchen & 2nd Time Church

    May 18, 2019

    Today our First stop was Mary's Kitchen, we were able to donate 40 pairs of Rainbow Sandals from their Repair • Reuse • Recycle program. As well as 62 socks, 31 towels, 47 soaps/shampoos.
    Next stop was 2nd Time Church in Tustin, we delivered 42 pre-cooked dinners and 2 gallons of orange juice… 
    Thank you to Ms. Indi for all the extra prep work and to Sapphire Culinary Group338.
     
    by Herman Brown | May 28, 2019
  • Avocados for F.A.M.

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    May 15, 2019

    Today we were able to give 365 lb. of organic avocados to Family Assistance Ministry (F.A.M.) thanks to Eco Farms, USA. We would like to say an additional thank you to Jeff, the distribution manager at F.A.M. for helping us unload. 

    Once again thanks to Eco Farms, USA and Be Happy Living for helping us help others.

    by Herman Brown | May 28, 2019
  • Saddleback Church

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    May 14, 2019

    Today we gave to Saddleback Church 1,435 lb. of organic Avocados. Saddleback Church (Community Resource Center) in Lake Forest has served over 155,624 people through the food pantry.

    We would like to extend a special thanks to Eco Farms, USA for supplying us with the avocados to help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 20, 2019
  • St. Michaels Church

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    May 7, 2019

    Today we gave to St. Michaels Church 450 lb. of meats, 750 lb. of bakery, 490 lb. of fruits/veggies, 550 lb. of dairy, 60 dozen eggs, 75 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 220 lb. of organic oranges and 40 lb. of misc. items. Thanks to Eco Farms and Be Happy Living for helping us help others.
    by Herman Brown | May 20, 2019
  • Father Serras Pantry, RRR & Mary's Kitchen

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    May 4th, 2019

    Today we started out delivering 350 lb. of organic oranges, lemons and grapefruits thanks to Eco Farms, USA. Then we went to 2nd Time Church in Tustin and delivered 40 pairs of Rainbow® Sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle program. Lastly, we went over to Mary's Kitchen and delivered 45 towels, 55 soaps/shampoos and 20 tooth brushes & toothpaste. 

    We'd like to thank all our customers who gave turned in their old Rainbow® Sandals, Eco Farms & Be Happy Living for helping us help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 20, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    May 3, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mendocino approximately 660 lb. of fresh bakery, 550 lb. of fruits/veggies, 125 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 400 lb. of dairy, 60 dozen eggs and 200 lb. of juices.

    We would like to thank Eco Farms, USA, and Be Happy Living for helping us help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 20, 2019
  • Mercy Warehouse & Saddleback Church

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    May 1, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mercy Warehouse in Laguna Niguel 150 lb. of organic oranges. We then went over and brought to Saddleback Church 1,600 lb. of organic oranges, grapefruits, and lemons. 

    We would like to thank Eco Farms, USA for giving us all the citrus to give to those in need. 
    by Herman Brown | May 20, 2019
  • St. Michaels

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    April 29, 2019

    Today we gave to St. Michaels Church 755 lb. of bakery, 490 lb. of fruits/veggies, 45 dozen eggs, 455 lb. of dairy, 125 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 55 lb. of juices and 40 lb. of misc. items.

    Thanks to Eco Farms, USA, F.A.M., and Be Happy Living for helping us help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • OC Food Bank

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    April 23, 2019

    Today we delivered to OC Food Bank, 1,894 lb. of organic oranges. Then we gave to 2nd Time Church pre-cooked dinners to feed about 35 people and 200 l. of organic oranges and 22 bath towels.

    Thanks again to Eco Farms, USA for donating all the citrus.
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Mendocino


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    April 22, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mendocino 345 lb. of organic oranges & lemons, 570 lb. of bakery, 490 lb. of fruits/veggies, 69 dozen eggs, 235 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, and 49 lb. of dairy.

    Once again, a special thanks to Eco Farms, USA & F.A.M. for helping us help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Repair • Reuse • Recycle

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    April 20, 2019

    Today we gave to 2nd Time Church pre-cooked dinners & lunches in early am. Then we went over to Mary's Kitchen and delivered 729 lb. of oranges, lemons & grapefruits, 52 towels, 37 pairs of socks and 57 soaps & shampoos...Plus, 80 pairs of Rainbow® Sandals from our Repair • Reuse • Recycle department.

    We would like to thank Eco Farms, USA and everyone else who helps us help others.
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Plenty of Vitamin C

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    April 17, 2019

    Today we delivered about 3,000 lb. of organic oranges to Family Assistance Ministry (FAM) San Clemente, Saddleback Church and OC Food Bank. We would like to once again thank Eco Farms, USA for giving us these oranges to help others. 
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    April 15, 2019

    Today we loaded up the truck and went to Mendocino to give away 600 lb. of dairy, 455 lb. of fruit, 680 lb. of bakery, 60 lb. of pre-made sandwiches and 30 dozen eggs. 

    Thanks to Eco Farms, USA, Rainbow Sandals Foundation and Be Happy Living for helping us help others. 
    by Pat Huber | May 08, 2019
  • Off to the Courtyard

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    April 13, 2019

    Would like to thank my friends who came with me to distribute down at the courtyard in Santa Ana (previously the abandoned bus station) where currently 430 people reside. We delivered hygiene kits, socks, soaps, shampoos and conditioners.
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Mendocino

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    April 13, 2019

    Today we delivered 100 lb. of lunches to 2nd Time Church in Tustin as well as 250 lb. of organic oranges. Then we went to Mary's Kitchen and gave towels, socks, soap and shampoo kits and another 90 lb. of oranges and lemons.

    Thanks again to Eco Farms, USA for giving us all the citrus to donate to those in need. 
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • Thank You Eco Farms

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    April 10, 2019

    Today we went out to Eco Farms, USA to pick up about 1,500 lb. of organic oranges they donated to use to help distribute to the homeless and people in need. 
    by Herman Brown | May 08, 2019
  • More Giving

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    April 8, 2019

    Today we delivered to Mendocino 490 lb. of fruits/veggies, 756 lb. of bakery items, 235 lb. of dairy, 165 lb. of pre-made sandwiches and approx. 125 lb. of misc. items. Then we went over to St. Michaels and delivered 785 lb. of bakery 500 lb. of fruits/veggies, 355 lb. of frozen meats, 130 lb. of pre-made sandwiches, 390 lb. of dairy and 55 lb. of misc items.

    We would once again like to thank, Family Assistance Ministries, Eco Farms, USA, Rainbow® Sandals Foundation and Be Happy Living for helping others in need.

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    by Herman Brown | Apr 24, 2019
  • 2nd Time & Mary's Kitchen

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    April 6, 2019

    Today we hit up two places: First was 2nd Time Church in Tustin and gave pre-made dinner/lunch for about 50-60 people. Then we headed off to Mary's Kitchen in the City of Orange and delivered 137 towels, 420 soaps & shampoos and 65 pairs of socks. 
    by Herman Brown | Apr 24, 2019