Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 59.94
Liaison Elaine Goetz
Submission Date Aug. 11, 2021

STARS v2.2

Ohio University
IN-14: Food Bank

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Elaine Goetz
Director of Energy Management & Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution host a food bank, pantry, or equivalent resource focused on alleviating food insecurity, hunger and poverty among students?:
Yes

A brief description of the food bank, pantry, or equivalent resource:

OHIO recognizes that some students may not have enough to eat on a daily or weekly basis. The Cats’ Cupboard food pantry, located on the fifth floor of Baker University Center, provides students access to fresh, frozen, and shelf stable food options to help with hunger. OHIO offers a Meal Bank, where students donate up to three meals a semester into a bank and those in need can apply to get 5 meals added to their ID card to use in the dining hall.


Website URL where information about the food bank is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Information entered by Elaine Goetz on 1/27/20. Brief description is from the webpage listed above. Need to change responsible party. Kathy Fahl confirmed above response and added Meal Bank information on 6/8/2020.

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