We are organizing a Food Drive to collect items that are most needed by the Community Food Bank and Campus Pantry as well as anything anyone can give including monetary donations.
$1=4 meals You can donate a monetary gift here: https://donate.communityfoodbank.org/checkout/donation?eid=111894.
Most Needed Food Items
These items include, but are not limited to:
- peanut butter
- canned tomatoes
- snack crackers and such
- canned meat
- canned soup
- canned veggies
- canned fruit
- rice and pasta
- Please drop off your donations in the food drive boxes in Communication Rooms 102, 115, or 211
How your donations will make an impact:
BackPack Program: the Community Food Bank works with schools to make sure that kids have lunches during school and food for weekends.
Caridad Community Kitchen: 10 week training program for individuals whom are currently unemployed learn culinary skills and cook for people who are hungry
CSFP: helps to improve the nutrition of elderly individuals
Emergency Food Assistance (TEFAP): provides food to low-income households
After School Meals: provides snacks for children after school through the USDA At Risk After School Child and Adult Care Food Program.
Summer Meals Program: children will get meals during the day during the summer that they would otherwise not get when school is not in session.
March 1st- March 31st: Month long food drive
April 5th: Stuff The CatTran from 7am-7pm. This is when you will bring your boxes of food to be picked-up for transportation to the Community Food Bank.