NC State DASA and Dining to host pop-up food pantry

NC State will offer its first-ever Feed the Pack Pop-Up Food Pantry on Tuesday, March 24, and Friday, March 27 at the Quad Commons (2221 Dunn Avenue). Hours are noon-6 p.m. on both days.

The pop-up pantry is co-hosted by NC State Dining and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs and will provide free food and supplies for students and employees who need them. Future pop-up pantries will be announced at, and additional community resources are listed at

The pantry is in need of non-expired dry goods and shelf-stable food. Items include: 

  • Canned beans, soup, and meat
  • Whole grain pasta and rice
  • Nutritional shakes and drinks
  • Cold/flu medication, Airborne, hand sanitizer, soap, toilet paper
  • Snack foods
  • Cereal, granola bars, crackers
  • Hygiene products
  • Condiments and spices
  • Canned fruit

To make a donation, stop by during the pantry’s open hours or schedule a drop-off or a pick-up by emailing