CS Holiday Food Drive

By: gds62 | Posted on: Dec. 6, 2018, 2:08 p.m.


The Department of Computer Science is helping to fight hunger in our community with a holiday food drive. Here is a list of some non-perishable items needed by the food bank:


  • Canned fish, such as salmon, tuna and sardines
  • Canned meats, such as chicken and turkey
  • Whole grains, such as quinoa and spelt
  • Rice (brown, wild)
  • Steel-cut or rolled oats
  • Whole grain dry cereals with at least 5 grams fiber/serving
  • Whole grain pastas, such as whole wheat, brown rice flour or quinoa
  • Fruits in natural juice with no sugar added
  • Canned vegetables, low salt or no added salt
  • Canned fruit packed in water (not syrup)
  • Canned or boxed low-sodium soups and stews
  • Dried or canned legumes, such as peas, lentils, peanuts and beans
  • Pureed foods, such as sweet potato, pumpkin and applesauce
  • Low-fat dry or shelf-stable milk
  • Nut butters, including peanut, almond, walnut


The collection box is located in the Comal 211 Office. Please donate before December 13, 2018. Thank you!



Deadline: Dec. 17, 2018, midnight