Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 76.93
Liaison Ezra Small
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Massachusetts Amherst
IN-14: Food Bank

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Nathanael Schildbach
Marketing Manager
University Relations
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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?:

A brief description of the food bank, pantry, or equivalent resource:
The mission of the Student Food Pantry is to reduce food insecurity in the UMass Amherst community by providing free, nonperishable items to those in need. We are open to all five days a week (Mon-Thurs, 4-7pm and Friday, 10-2pm) and offer graduate student only hours on Fridays from 4-7pm. Our operation is a collaboration between Alpha Phi Omega, the Student Government Association, and the Graduate Student Senate. Our pantry is donation-driven, volunteer-run, and anonymous.

Website URL where information about the food bank is available:
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