80 PARTNERS AND COUNTING
HOW WE WORK
Students donate extra meal swipes
Donated dollars move into Swipe fund
Swipe fund is used towards:
Campus Food Pantry
BEYOND MEAL SWIPES
Authored successful +$20 million in legislation to support CA campuses with anti-hunger efforts
Grow SNAP outreach
Fight stigma associated with college student hunger through campaigns
48% of those we serve are 1st generation students.
52% of students who we serve agree swipes improved their grades.
After receiving meal swipes 1/2 of students no longer worry food
will run out.
By receiving free dining hall passes, I have been
able to nourish my body as needed instead of
skipping meals or resorting to a ramen diet.
OUR THEORY OF CHANGE
After an effective campus meal share program is adopted…
- HIGHER EDThe Higher Ed space will move closer towards becoming
a true platform for equity and equality.
- MOVEMENTThe college basic needs movement will gain greater
- CAMPUSThe campus will achieve higher retention and graduation rates
and become more inclusive as a whole.
- STUDENTStudents will experience improved health and nutrition, less
stigma and isolation, and increased academic wellbeing.
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