University of Wyoming - Service, Leadership, and Community Engagement (SLCE) will be holding a food drive for the UW Food Share Pantry on Saturday, February 6 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The UW Food Share Pantry was created through the combined efforts of the UW Food Security Task Force, ASUW, Laramie Interfaith, the Dean of Students Office, and the Sustainability Coalition. The goal of the UW Food Share Pantry is to provide the UW community with access to healthy food.
University of Wyoming volunteers will be in Simpson’s Plaza on the University of Wyoming campus to collect donations. Face coverings are required on the University of Wyoming campus. Donors in vehicles can enter the driveway at 13th Street and Ivinson Avenue and continue to the cul-de-sac where volunteers wearing masks and gloves will be waiting to assist them.
Preferred donation items include:
Cooking Essentials | Cooking oil of any kind | | Salt and Pepper | Dry Goods | Starches such as pasta and rice | Cereal | Oatmeal | Canned Goods | Canned meat | Pasta Sauce | Canned Soup | Perishables | Bread | Fruit | Frozen Meat | Personal Products | Hygiene products such as soap, mouthwash, toothpaste, toilet paper…. | Menstrual Products | Personal Snacks | Granola Bars | Instant Noodles | Dairy | Condensed Milk | Powdered Milk | Tools | Can Openers
For more information about the UW Food Share Pantry, visit www.uwyo.edu/dos/student-resources/food-pantry. For more information about this food drive, volunteering, or the SLCE Office, visit uwyo.edu/slce.