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May 21 – Pies to Support Santa Cruz County Immigration Project

The news cycle may have moved on, but our immigrant friends and neighbors still need our support.

Join us to raise money and eat pie in support of the Santa Cruz County Immigration Project (SCCIP).

About: SCCIP provides free competent and professional legal services, advocacy, and community education and information for Santa Cruz and Pajaro Valley immigrant families.

When: Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 1 – 3 pm

Where: Homeless Garden Project Farm in Santa Cruz (Shaffer Road at Delaware Ave)

Please bring:

  •  The whole family
  •  A sweet or savory vegetarian pie*
  •  $5+ donation per person to benefit the Santa Cruz County Immigration Project
  •  Your own plate/fork/spoon/napkin/mug

*If baking isn’t your thing, don’t worry! Come & just bring an extra buck or two.

More info & RSVPSee our event page on Facebook & invite your friends!

DOWNLOADS:
Spanish language flyer
English language flyer

Pies for Education! Pies for Community! Pies for Cultural Arts! Join us on February 12, 2017

Join us in February to support Senderos!

Senderos creates pathways to success and builds community by sharing Latino culture through performing arts and by fostering educational opportunities. 

When: Sunday, February 12, 2017

Time: 1 – 3 PM

Where: Branciforte Small Schools Campus, Multipurpose Room, 840 N. Branciforte Ave, Santa Cruz

Join & share the event on FACEBOOK

Download & share flyers!
ENGLISH version
SPANISH version

Magic Day in the Garden!

On September 24, we held a Pie for the People-Santa Cruz benefit for the Homeless Garden Project.

It was a beautiful sunny day with a record breaking turnout and a whopping $1,665 raised! See photos in our Facebook album.

Thanks everybody for bringing your pies, your appetites, your warmth, and community spirit!

Stay tuned for the next Pie for the People-Santa Cruz event coming your way in early 2017.

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Pride & Pies

The May 22, 2016 Pie for the People-Santa Cruz event in support of the Diversity Center of Santa Cruz County was FABULOUS! We raised over $1,000 and ate lots of amazing pies, tarts, and galettes.

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Darby & Leslie from the Diversity Center show how it is done!!!

May 22, 2016 – Pie for the Diversity Center! What could be better?

When: Sunday, May 22, 2016, 1-3 pm

Where: Depot Park—Freight Building, 119 Center St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060

What: A community pie potluck
extravaganza to raise money for The Diversity Center Santa Cruz CountyThe Diversity Center Santa Cruz County is building an equitable community where LGBTQ people thrive. Donations from the event will help them to continue to provide free to low cost events and services for youth, elders, and the trans and Latino communities. Programs like our 60Plus Senior program, Trans Support Groups, Youth Program, and our Conexiones Latino community program benefit directly from contributions. 

Please bring:

  • The whole family!
  • A sweet or savory pie* (quiches, tarts, crisps & crumbles are great!) AND a $5+ donation per person
  • Your own plate/fork/spoon/napkin/mug
  • A cash donation for The Diversity Center Santa Cruz County

* Please make all pies vegetarian. Bring your pie in a disposable/recyclable tin if you can.

Download & share a flyer for the event!