Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Food Pantry’s goals for the future?

Our goal is to always have the Food Pantry stocked with plenty of goods, which is why we are planning to organize several food drives throughout the semester.

 

Is the Food Pantry open outside of Distributions?

No.

 

What are some ways that people can help out?

You can help with volunteering, food donations, and even through monetary donations.

 

Where does the Food Pantry get all of its food?

Most of our food is donated; it comes from food drives organized by other groups and on-campus organizations and through donations placed in our donation boxes around campus.

 

What about the rumors that the Food Pantry is in drastic need of volunteers?

The Food Pantry is always in the need of committed volunteers that plan to become members.

 

What items does the Food Pantry need the most?

  • Canned meat, poultry, fish
  • Canned/dry beans
  • Canned fruits and vegetables (low/no sugar, no salt)
  • Soup and stews
  • Pasta and rice
  • Beverages
  • Condiments/sauces/spices
  • Crackers, granola, and snack foods