When you make a gift to the Student Affairs Excellence Fund, you immediately support current students who are challenged with food insecurities. Financial donations allow us to purchase food at a reduced cost, ensuring a steady inventory of needed items.
Organize a Food Drive
- Who can organize a food/product drive?
All Marquette University departments, student organizations, and external groups are encouraged to sponsor and organize Backpack Program support efforts.
- How can I organize a food/product drive?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about hosting a food drive.
For more information about volunteering with the Backpack Program, please contact email@example.com.
- What items can be donated to the Backpack Program?
Any un-opened, non-perishable, un-expired food items and personal care items. We can also accept cooking utensils and pots/pans that are in good condition, as well as resusable shopping bags.
- Where can items be dropped off?
The Arrupe Center in AMU 137 or Mashuda Hall at 1926 W Wisconsin. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a drop-off or for more information.