Exterior view of Sunbird Pantry house
Intertior view of Sunbird pantry

The Sunbird Food Pantry is valued resource for all FPU students. The pantry is staffed by a student team and welcomes donations of canned goods, quick grab and go snacks and other food items.

The pantry is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 12 pm to 4 pm and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:40 pm to 4 pm. Donations must be dropped off when the Food Pantry is open. Suggested items are listed below.

Before making a donation, please consider the following:

* Check the expiration dates and packaging. Expired or damaged items cannot be used.
* All items must be in their original packaging. Please refrain from donating items that have been opened or previously used.
* Donations should be left with a student or professional staff member to ensure safe handling. Please do not leave donations outside of the pantry as it may attract unwanted pests.

For questions or more information, please contact the Office of Spiritual Formation by phone (559) 453-3668 or email OSF@fresno.edu.

Suggested Items

  • Microwaveable Meals
  • Rice, brown rice, quinoa
  • Instant noodles
    • Top ramen
    • Mac & cheese
  • Freezer Foods
    • Fruit
    • Vegetables
    • Uncrustables
    • Pizza rolls
    • Hot pockets
  • Breakfast Items
    • Whole grain cereals
    • Oatmeal
    • Applesauce
    • Frozen waffles/pancakes
    • Granola
    • Yogurt
  • Snacks
    • Crackers
    • Granola bars
    • Dried fruit
    • Nut butters (peanut/almond/cashew)
    • Trail mix
    • Fruit snacks
    • Protein bars
    • Chips (snack bags)
  • Drinks
    • Water bottles (8oz)
    • Juice pouches
    • Instant tea/coffee
  • Toiletries
    • Shampoo and conditioner
    • Feminine products
    • Razors
    • Deodorant
    • Toothbrushes/toothpaste
  • Canned Items*
    • Vegetables
    • Soup/chili/stew
    • Fruit
  • Other Considerations
    • Meals in a box
    • Spices (salt, pepper, garlic powder, etc.)
    • Cooking oils

*When purchasing canned goods, please consider purchasing items that can be easily opened as most students do not have access to can openers