San Jac Food Pantry

About the Pantry

The San Jacinto Food pantry was established in Fall 2013 as a student run food assistance program that distributes food products to any enrolled SJC student in need.  The Food Pantry is committed to serving the student body of all San Jacinto College students.

Hours of Operation

There are two distribution dates scheduled per month on each campus.

North Campus: September 11 & 25, October 9 & 23, November 6 & 20, and December 4

Central Campus: September 4 & 18; October 2, 16 & 30; November 6 & 20; December 4 & 11.

South Campus: April 2 and 17, May 1 and 8

Apply for assistance in person at the Student Life Office, Education, Planning and Counseling Center or by dropping off a completed form at the Food Pantry drop box.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Office of Student Life.

REQUEST FOOD

Food Request Form

You may request food by applying in person during regular office hours at the Student Life office or Education, Planning and Counseling Center.  For expedited service, however, please fill out the forms online and submit them at the Student Life Office or the Education, Planning and Counseling Center or by using the drop box at the Food Pantry.

How to apply online:

1 Click on the Form

2 Fill in the information

3 Save the PDF File to your computer

4 Email the PDF as an attachment to:

North Campus: erin.lewis@sjcd.edu

Central Campus: amanda.rose@sjcd.edu

South Campus: stephanie.alvarez@sjcd.edu

DONATE

Food Donations

If you have a small donation simply bring the items to the Student Life Office during 8AM-5PM Monday thru Friday.

For larger donations please contact your Student Life Office to arrange a drop off time.

If your organization is interested in hosting a canned food drive to benefit the Food Pantry, please contact your Student Life Office.

Currently our Most Needed Items are:

Canned Vegetables

         Beans, Green Beans, Peas, Corn, diced tomatoes

Canned Fruits

         Fruit cups, cans of fruit in light syrup, jelly, raisins

Pasta & Grains

          Pasta*, Rice (small & large bag)*, Macaroni & Cheese*, Instant Potatoes*, cans of ravioli*, boxed meals*, crackers, spaghetti o’s

Proteins

          Cans of tuna / salmon*, cans of chicken*, cans of stew, cans of chili, pork and beans, peanut butter*, spaghetti sauce*, soups, hash

Breakfast

         Boxes of cereal*, instant oatmeal & grits*, pop tarts, granola / cereal bars, syrup, pancake mix (add water only)