Knights for Nutrition

By Jen Retter | March 15, 2018
On Monday, March 26, Arcadia University will introduce the Knights for Nutrition Food Pantry in Taylor Hall, Suite 107. The pantry is in need of start-up donations, which can be dropped off at donation boxes conveniently placed around campus:
  • Easton Hall (Near Room 231)
  • Boyer Hall (Near Room 119)
  • Taylor Hall (Near Room 107)
  • University Commons (Outside Suite 202)
  • Heinz Hall (Outside Student Health Services)
  • Castle (Main Lobby)

Please refer to this list of food items for donations:

  • Canned tuna, chicken or salmon
  • Peanut butter
  • Jelly
  • Meals in a can (soup, stew, chili)
  • Low-sodium canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit in its juice or water
  • Olive or canola oil
  • Spices (cinnamon, chili powder, cumin, salt-free spice blends)
  • Canned foods with pop-top lids
  • Low-sugar whole grain cereals
  • Healthy snacks (granola bars, nuts, dried fruit)
  • Pudding instant
  • Condiments (ketchup, mustard, etc…)
  • Various beans
  • Canned meats
  • Macaroni and Cheese-boxed
  • Spaghetti, Pasta, and Egg Noodles
  • Cereal-hot or cold
  • Rice
  • Fruit juice-canned or bottle
  • Instant potatoes
  • Pancake mix
  • Canned Fruit, please avoid items packed in glass.

Opportunities to donate monetary gifts will be forthcoming. Also, we request easy-to-open cans that do not require a can opener.

If you have any questions, please email them to