Donations and Volunteering


Make a monetary donation 

We accept any non-expired shelf-stable foods for the pantry, and we encourage a variety of nutritious foods from different food groups.

Some of most common donations include

  • Canned chicken, salmon, tuna
  • Canned fruits and Vegetables
  • Canned soups
  • Dried Pasta and Pasta sauces
  • Rice
  • Peanut, almond, sun butters
  • Dried nuts, fruit, and beans
  • Dry cereals, oatmeal, grits
  • Beverages (shelf-stable milk, soy and almond milks, juices)
  • Snacks (crackers, popcorn, trail mixes, granola and energy bars)

Drop-Off Locations

Food can be dropped off directly into the bin in front of the Panther’s Pantry in Parking Deck B and in the Urban Life Building Floors 8th, 9th, and 12th next to the elevators.


Volunteer Info

The Pantry is 100% student and volunteer staffed and operated!

Want to get involved?

  • We accept volunteers from all majors/degree levels and can work with your class schedule.

What do you get out of it?

  • Work on outreach projects with the CP students
  • Meet new, interesting people
  • Be an advocate for this needed student service
  • Add volunteer work to your resume


You can sign up by stopping by the pantry to fill out an application or by emailing the current Pantry Manager at: