Bear Pantry at UNC
UNC's Bear Pantry is a collaborative initiative on campus to assist students in our community who are faced with food insecurity. Bear Pantry supplements the food supply for any UNC students experiencing hunger and struggling to buy food. Bear Pantry hopes to minimize food insecurity while students work toward completing their education.
Visiting The Pantry
Every UNC student, staff and faculty member is able to visit the pantry once per week and choose up to 10 items at no cost. Items available include non-perishables, perishables and personal hygiene products. There is no reservation required, simply stop by the pantry during open hours. Anyone with a current Bear ID Number is eligible.
Popular Items Often Found In The Pantry
- pasta and pasta sauce
- canned soups, chili and pasta
- canned fruit and vegetables
- peanut butter and jelly
- snack packs
- cooking oil
- toothbrushes and toothpaste