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Food pantry closure leaves families looking for aid

The food pantry located in Seminar 3 in the SEM Building

Taylor Park and Annalise Freimarck

March 28, 2020

De Anza College’s food pantry closed March 17, following the closure of campus due to COVID-19 concerns and state orders. The campus will remain closed throughout the spring quarter, which makes resources that some families rely on, including the food pantry, harder to access. Those who used...

‘Freshest Cargo’ food truck brings the freshest produce to De Anza’s campus

 Freshest Cargo sources all their fruits and vegetables from local farms that practice organic, sustainable methods.

My Do, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018

Every Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m, a small white truck carries a full load of berries, apples, kale, mushroom and tomatoes fresh from nearby farms to the main quad at De Anza College. Freshest Cargo, a farmers’ market on wheels, is operated by Fresh Approach, a Concord-based non-profit that sources all of the food from local farmers who p...