Donate Food

ITEMS CURRENTLY NEEDED:  (February 11, 2015)

Completely Out Of the Following:

  • Sugar
  • Crackers
  • Coffee and creamer
  • Rice
  • Dry Beans
  • Canned Potatoes
  • Flour
  • Canned Fruit
  • Jello & Jello Puddings
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Granola Bars
  • Tea
  • Oil & Shortening
  • Cereal
  • Oatmeal
  • Juice
  • Cake mixes / icing
  • Chips
  • Toothbrushes
  • Bar soap
  • Body Wash
  • Shave Cream
  • Razors

In Very Short Supply:

  • Spaghetti Sauce and Pasta
  • Pasta (any kind)
  • Jelly
  • Peanut Butter
  • Tomato Sauce -
  • Canned Meat
  • Water
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Deodorant
  • Toothpaste

ITEMS NOT needed at this time:

  • Canned peas

  • Canned corn

  • Canned Green Beans

  • Canned Soup

  • Ramen Noodles

  • Canned Beans of any kind

On going needs:

  • Can openers (manual)
  • Shortening (not oil)
  • Peanut Butter
  • Coffee
  • Regular tea
  • Personal Hygiene Items (i.e. toothpaste / toothbrush / bar soap / deodorant / feminine products)
  • Pull-Ups (Boy and Girl)
  • Diapers
  • Veggies (NO corn, green beans, peas, or beans needed at this time)
  • Evaporated Milk
  • Powdered Milk
  • Flour
  • Sugar
  • Cake mix
  • Icing
  • Tuna
  • Personal Hygiene items
  • Bar soap
  • Toothpaste / Brushes
  • Can potatoes
  • Shortening
  • Cereal
  • Cake mixes
  • Crackers
  • Rice

WHERE TO DROP OFF FOOD:

Donate your non-perishable items, please!  Collection boxes are located at:

Main Campus
ARC - Culp Center, 2nd Floor, Room 222
Brooks Gym
Brown Hall
Burleson Hall
Center for Physical Activities - CPA
Dossett Hall
Facilities Management
Graduate Studies
Lyle House
Nicks Hall - College of Nursing - Room 221
Rogers-Stout - Room 119
Ross Hall - Geosciences Dept.
Sam Wilson - Business & Technology
Sherrod Library - Room 164
Warf-Pickel - Education
Wilson Wallis (outside Room 213, left side of display case)


VA Campus
Psychiatry Bldg 52
Bldg 119
Bldg 178

 

AND

Outside the Pantry's door which is located at the Mini-Dome W-277.

Throughout the year the university will have food drives when you can donate food in lieu of admission fees to campus events, so start saving your cans now.

But, here's a list of what we CANNOT accept:

    • home canned, vacuum-packed or pickled food
    • foods in soiled containers
    • perishable foods past a "use-by" date
    • foods in sharply dented or rusty cans
    • foods in opened or torn containers exposing the food to potential contamination
    • unpasteurized milk
    • foods with an "off" odor
    • foods prepared, cooked, cooled, or reheated at home