SODEXO CASE STUDIES

  • Welcome! What exactly does it look like to establish a meal share program in partnership with Sodexo? Below are a few examples.

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1.Ithaca College
(est. 2018)
Cap of 1 guest meal swipe may be donated per student per semester. During the drives held towards the beginning of the fall and spring semesters at tables in the Campus Center, students can donate a guest swipe to a swipe bank run by Financial Services.1,678 guest swipes were donated in the 2018-2019 school year.
2.University of Vermont
(est. 2018)
Cap of 1 guest meal swipe may be donated per student per semester.During the meal donation drives held each semester the week before finals at various dining halls across campus, students can donate a guest swipe to support peers facing food insecurity.1,229 guest swipes were donated in the 2018-2019 school year.
3.West Virginia University
(est. 2017)
Cap of 500 total meal swipes may be donated each semester.During the drives held towards the end of the fall and spring semesters, students can donate unused swipes at campus dining facilities. Half of the proceeds are converted into dining hall credits distributed by the campus pantry and half are donated to a local shelter.635 swipes were donated in the 2017- 2018 school year.
4.University of Pittsburgh
(est. 2017)
Cap of 1 dining point may be added to each student’s purchase during the drive at the end of the school year. Students can add 1 point to their purchase when checking out at the register. All proceeds are donated to the Pitt Pantry on campus. 1,076 dining points were donated in the spring of 2017.
5.Pepperdine University
(est. 2014)
Cap of 100 dining points may be donated per student during the drive at the end of the school year.Students can donate up to 100 unused dining points each year which are used to support families facing food insecurity in the community and meal points distributed by the Student Care Team for students facing food insecurity on campus.12,585 meal points were donated in the 2018- 2019 school year.
  • To learn how these models were built and the key considerations,
    email our National Programs Coordinator Maddie McCarthy at maddie@swipehunger.org