All donations to the AS Food Bank will go towards food purchases for distribution to students in need.

A $10 donation can feed a student for a week and $120 donation can feed a student for the quarter.

food donation

$10 of food from our pantry.

Your contribution will provide a student with:

1) nutritious food
2) a moment to relax and relieve stress
3) time to focus on school
4) an opportunity to reflect and plan
5) hope that a better day will come

Since our service began in April 2011, the AS Food Bank have serviced 3,500 students with 47,000 visits.  In Spring 2012, the undergraduate and graduate students made the commitment to ensure food security and passed a fee initiative of $1.81 and $.80 respectively to institutionalize the AS Food Bank.

You can also send a check to The AS Food Bank. Please make checks payable to: Associated Students.  In the Memo please indicate it is for the Food Bank.

Mail Checks to:

Associated Students
UCen Room 2537
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106

On campus mail code: 6081

If you would like tax-deductible information from Associated Students for your monetary donations. Please email Cindy Lopez at Thank you so much for your support!

Want to help in other ways? Donate non-perishable food, toiletries and grocery bags to the following Donation bins.

On Campus

  1. Financial Aid Office
  2. Student Resource Building – Office of Student Life (second floor)
  3. Student Health
  4. Education Building
  5. Associated Students Main Office
  6. Associated Students Admin Office

In Isla Vista

1.  AS Legal Resource Center & Isla Vista Tenants Union Office: 6550 Pardall Road, Suite B
2. Isla Vista Food Co-op: 6575 Seville Road

Additional donation bins may be seen throughout campus for the rest of the year. Please continue to support this cause, and remember: “One Can, One Person can make a difference in many lives”

10 dollars

Items Needed:

Plastic & Paper Shopping Bags- Reuse your bags by donating them!

Staple Items:

Breakfast Items (Cereal, Granola bars, Oat Meal)
Canned Soups
Canned Vegetables:  Green Beans, Corn, Mix Veggies, Carrots, etc.
Canned Meats: Chicken, Fish, etc.
Canned Beans: Black, pinto, garbanzo, etc.
Canned Fruits
Canned Sauce
Starch:  Pasta, Rice, etc.
Toiletries: Soap, Shampoo, Toilet Paper, Toothbrush, Toothpaste
Feminine Products: Tampons & Pads
Baby Products: Diapers size 3 & 4, baby food

Other Optional Items:
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Salt & Pepper
Drinks: Water, Juice, Tea, Coffee
Snacks: Crackers, low sugar items

We would like to thank our donors!


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