Thank you for your interest in supporting the WCU Resource Pantry. Charitable donations from community members and organizations is an intergral part of the Pantry's ability to support student needs. You can help us achieve our mission by making a financial donation, hosting a food/item drive, or by making an individual donation of needed items.
Financial Contributions: Monetary donations are greatly appreciated because they allow us to purchase the items that we need the most when we need them.
You can make a donation on the WCU Foundation website. Please be sure to type in the Resource Pantry fund number #2966-904. You can also mail a check to West Chester University Foundation, P.O. Box 541, West Chester, PA 19381. Checks should be made out to WCU Foundation. In the memo line, please add Resource Pantry #2966-904.
In-Kind Donations and Drives: If you are interested in hosting a drive to support the Pantry, pleasecontact us
so that we can assist with the planning process and let you know how you can best help us meet the students' current needs.
Things the Pantry can help with:
If you belong to a student organization or sports team that is interested in supporting the Pantry, please consider becoming a Pantry sponsor. Sponsoring organizations host regular fundraisers or food/item drives to benefit the Pantry. Sponsoring organizations may select to host a fundraiser or drive once a year, once a semester, or monthly. Pleasecontact us
to set up a consultation to discuss which sponsorship option is right for your organization.
Below are items that reflect current needs in the Pantry. This wishlist is updated
twice a month to reflect real-time needs.
Thank you for your support!
Please keep food donations in original packaging in case the expiration date is not printed on the individual items.
All perishable food donations must be unopened, unexpired products. Please keep food donations in original packaging.
To schedule a donation drop off, contact theResource Pantry Coordinator.
The Chester Country Food Bank strives to educate and address the root causes of hunger
through nutrition and education programs and by working to strengthen community food
systems. Donations made to the Chester County Food Bank directly impact the success
of the WCU Resource Pantry, as a portion of the food handed out to students is donated
by the Food Bank. The Chester County Food Bank is also part of the WCU Resource Pantry
Chester County Food Bank