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Several food banks exist on campus and in the State College area.

Lion's Pantry

Penn State food bank located between Lion's Surplus and the Blue Band Building on Services Rd behind the Katz Law Building. Open for students Tuesdays and Fridays 3-5pm.

Food Bank of the State College Area
1321 S Atherton St
(814) 234-2310

Client distribution hours are Mondays 1-5pm and Wednesdays and Fridays 1-4pm. First-time clients are received 2-3pm on these days.

Project Cahir
Project Cahir advocates on behalf of Penn State students who are struggling to meet their most basic needs. The students affiliated with the program also help direct students in need to resources on campus and in the community that will help them. Finally, they collect and distribute packages of toiletries for students in need.

Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity
LL011 HUB-Robeson Center

A small shelf in the Rotunda community space for students in need.