Stuff the Van Food Drive: April 18, 19, 22, 23

Posted on 4/17/2019 11:37:52 AM

Come join the IUP community on Thursday, April 18, Friday, April 19, Monday, April 22, and Tuesday, April 23 to help us “Stuff the Van” full of nonperishable food items and toiletries to benefit the IUP Student Food Pantry.

A van will be parked in the HUB Cul-de-Sac for members of IUP and the Indiana communities to drop off nonperishable food items and toiletries. Drop-offs will be accepted from noon to 5:00 p.m. on each of the above dates.

Accepted Donations


  • Rice
  • Cereal 
  • Fruit cups 
  • Jelly 
  • Pasta 
  • Box mac and cheese
  • Pop Tarts 
  • Ramen 
  • Granola bars 


  • Full-sized shampoo and conditioner
  • Toothpaste/toothbrush 
  • Toilet paper 
  • Paper towels 
  • Paper plates 
  • Plastic utensils 


“Stuff the Van” is being organized this year by the Frederick Douglass Institute’s Each One Reach One Program. It is also co-sponsored by Melissa Swauger’s Sociology of Family class, the Food and Nutrition and Anthropology departments, and Alpha Kappa Delta.

Don’t miss your chance to help make a difference. Come join the fun-filled atmosphere with music and decor!