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Martin Luther King, Jr. Food Drive

See drop-off locations below

Cougar Food Pantry

About the event

Do your part and donate to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Food Drive on January 16 from noon-6:00 p.m. All food donations collected during the drive will be split between the Community Action Center and the Cougar Food Pantry. The food drive is made possible by the Center for Civic Engagement in celebration of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service.

Drop-off Locations:

  • Grocery Outlet
  • Safeway
  • Walmart
  • Cougar Food Pantry (CUB)
  • Student Affairs Suite (Lighty)

Popular & Frequently Requested Items:

  • Non-frozen microwavable meals (ie: soups, rice, mac & cheese)
  • Quick snacks (ie: granola bars, crackers, trail mix)
  • Dairy-free milk (shelf-stable)
  • International foods (ie: spices, tortillas, curries)
  • Peanut Butter
  • Chicken, Beef, Vegetable broth/stock
  • Popcorn
  • Cereal
  • Cooking oil
  • Honey
  • Dried Fruits
  • Pasta
  • Canned tuna
  • Canned chicken
  • Rice
  • Oats
  • Nuts
  • Sugar-free foods
  • Pre-packaged produce
  • Condiments (ie: ketchup, mustard)
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo/conditioner/body wash
  • Feminine supplies


Click for a list of MLK events in 2023



Center for Civic Engagement
(509) 335-7708