How to Start a Food Pantry on Campus How to Plan & Maintain a Food Bank to Combat Hunger in College
It can be unsettling to think that the person sitting next to you in the classroom is doing so on an empty stomach – not because they chose to skip breakfast or lunch, but because they simply didn’t have enough food to eat. But this is the reality for many college students, and the problem has been getting worse in recent years.
But there’s good news: There are many other students who see the problem and are determined to make a difference. If you worry that your classmates might not have enough to eat, and you want to ensure that no one has to go to sleep on an empty stomach, this guide is for you. Let’s explore how to start a food pantry on your college campus.