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Food Pantry

Saturday, October 19, 2019

food pantry

University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College is dedicated to the success of our students as well as the faculty and staff who serve those students. As a service organization within UA-PTC, the food pantry seeks to promote the success of the UA-PTC family by focusing on the whole person. Because healthy living makes for healthy learning, the food pantry addresses the issue of hunger in the UA-PTC community. Serving the basic needs of the student outside the classroom will contribute greatly to success inside the classroom. If faculty or staff need help, assisting with their basic needs will allow them to better serve our students.

The food pantry will function in a way that promotes dignity and allows confidentiality for our patrons. Most importantly, we will strive to teach the entire UA-PTC community to be involved by displaying understanding, compassion and respect. The food pantry will operate on the premise that those who use our services are our friends, our colleagues, our students…our family.

Food Pantry Requirements

1. Current member of the UA - Pulaski Tech community (student, faculty, or staff member)
2. Present a UA-PTC ID Card
3. Complete the UA-PTC Food Pantry First-Time Application and bring it completed on the day of distribution.

Distribution Information

One bag (3 day supply) is given per household.

The food pantry is open from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on the following dates:

November 7, 2019
November 21, 2019 (Thanksgiving bag distribution)
December 2019*
February 6, 2020
March 5, 2020
April 2, 2020
May 2020*

*For the month of December 2019 and May 2020, access to the food pantry is by appointment only. To make an appointment or if your a student interested in volunteering at the food pantry, contact Michelle Anderson at (501) 812-2756 or e-mail [email protected].

Food Pantry Location

Main Campus: Campus Center Building, RJ Wills Lecture Hall (2nd floor)

Little Rock-South: Student Services Office