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NWACC Food Pantry

NWACC's food pantry is available to students and employees to assist in food shortages you may be experiencing. Feel free to apply for assistance or donate food to help fellow students and employees.

Applications for Assistance & Distribution Requests

Applications for first-time assistance can be submitted using the form below or you can pick up an application at the Student Information Center or at the Office of Student Life in room 225H, both are located in the Student Center.

First time applying for assistance? Please fill out the following forms:

Already have an application on file? You will still need to fill out a distribution request form EVERY time you request food. Please use form below:

NWACC Fall 2021 Food Distribution Dates

Donate Food

Typically, the pantry is in need of protein items such as canned chicken, tuna, ham, beef, as well as peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, pasta, and other canned items such as ravioli, soup, fruit, etc. The pantry also has a refrigerator and freezer, so it can take fresh produce, dairy and frozen goods.

Donations can be taken to the Student Information Center or to Becky Hudson in SC 225H. Monetary donations are also welcome.

Hours to donate:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

For more information, please contact Cierra Collins at

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