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May 2020 Newsletter


Prime Donation Hours
We want to send a huge thank you to all of our donors and supporters! Your donations and support are what keeps the pantry running. Our prime donation hours are Tuesdays, 11am-3:30pm & Thursdays, 10am-3:30pm! Feel free to stop by the pantry at 104 Pierce Hall, located in the John and Angie Sabo Swoop's Food Pantry Room to drop donations off!

Summer Hours
Our summer hours are, Tuesdays, 12:30pm-5:30pm and Thursdays, 10am-3:30pm. We will continue distributing groceries through remote pick-ups until further notice!
Swoop's Top Ten Current Needs
Pasta Sauce
Size 6 diapers
Toilet Paper
Canned Beans
Meet our New Team Members!
These are Swoop's latest team members! Meet Kyra, Gage, Ken and Jasmine! Kyra and Gage will be working in the pantry, helping bag groceries and fulfill bag orders! Ken is our newest intern this semester! Jasmine will be helping in the pantry and sorting the Swoop's clothing closet!
Join Swoop's Virtual Garden Club!
The Swoop's Community Garden is up and running! One of our interns, Soo Britton, has started a virtual garden club! The club meets every Monday from 11:30am-12:30pm. Every week we explore different aspects of gardening. This club serves as a space for all gardeners to ask questions, give advice, and to find support in their garden endeavors. If you are interested in joining, please complete the Swoop's Virtual Garden Club Interest Form!
Check Out Sizzle With Swoop's!
Sizzle With Swoop's Fettuccine Chicken Alfredo
Every Wednesday at noon, our intern Kristie, cooks a hot meal using different ingredients from the pantry. This serves as a demonstration video for pantry shoppers that might need a little inspiration! If you are interested in attending a zoom call, please email us at
#GivingTuesdayNow Was a Success!
May 5th was #GivingTuesdayNow. Thanks to your support and donations, we have exceeded our goal of $20,000 for #GivingTuesdayNow! If you are interested in donating to Swoop's Pantry, please visit Swoop's Foundation Website for Monetary Donations, or stop by the pantry from 10am-12pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays located in the John and Angie Sabo Room (104 Pierce Hall)!
Contact us
Swoop's Food Pantry
104 Pierce Hall
Located in the John and Angie Sabo Room

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