Fall Semester - 2023
Hi ETSU Community,
Greetings and salutations!!
Bucky's Food Pantry cordially welcomes back to campus all students and staff for the fall semester 2023 and wishes our students much success in your academic pursuits. There are an abundance of exciting things happening across campus such as Lamb Hall and Gilbreath Hall finishing their renovations, Brown Hall and Burleson Hall about to start renovations and the Campus Center Building about to be demolished to make way for a new general edcuation and humanities building.
As always, if you are in need of food items, you can fill out an application online
for pickup at the following locations:
Bucky's Food Pantry has three locations from which students can pick up their food boxes. The first location is in the Buc Ridge Housing area situated next to the Central Receiving warehouse. The second location is at the D.P. Culp Student Center, on Seehorn Drive near the Passport Office. The third is the ETSU Campus at Kingsport.
Point of contact information is below.
****All pantry locations, as well as the university, will be closed 4 September 2023 for Labor Day; 16 - 17 October 2023 for Fall Break; 10 November 2023 for Veterans Day; and 22 - 24 November for Thanksgiving; 22 December 2023 - 1 January 2024 for Winter Break. ****
****An additional note for the Thanksgiving closure 22-24 November: For any of the ETSU community that will be on or near campus during the time off, the last day of pick up will be Tuesday 21 November. Please place your order no later than Monday 20 November to ensure pickup on Tuesday. If you have questions, please contact the either pantry site.****
Bucky's Food Pantry - Buc Ridge site hours for Fall Semester 2023:
Monday: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 9:30; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
For food box pickups or donations please call Chuck Patton at 439-5243 or email email@example.com for help.
Bucky's Food Pantry - D. P. Culp Center site hours for Fall Semester 2023 will be:
Monday: 9 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 9 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 9 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
For food box pickups at this location please email Amy Deel at firstname.lastname@example.org help.
Bucky's Food Pantry - Kingsport Campus in Allandale
We are excited to announce the opening of Bucky's Food Pantry at the Kingsport campus located in Allandale has a distribution point for the ETSU Community that work, attend school or live in the greater Kingsport area. When processing an applicaton, please write in the resources block on the application "Request P/U in Kingsport". The staff at the Kingsport Campus will pickup orders from Bucky's Food Pantry - Buc Ridge (main campus) and transport food boxes to the Kingsport campus every Friday morning, except during holidays or school closing. Point of contact at the Kingsport campus is the Main Office at (423) 392-8000.
Massy Useni is available at the Buc Ridge site and Amy Deel is available at the D.P.
Culp Student Center site to discuss additional resources and support both on campus
and in the community. This service is optional and not required for using the pantry.
Please remember to bring your ETSU ID card when picking up food.
Please leave a detailed message if you receive voicemail at any of the numbers with your contact information and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
Bucky's Food Pantry - Buc Ridge is located at the Central Receiving warehouse in the Buc Ridge Apartment complex, at 325 Treasure Lane. This location is the primary food donation intake and processing site. Boxes are packed at this location and can be picked up here. This location is near the Bucshot bus stop on the gold route. This location also houses winter coats and accessories for those who are in need and a drop off point for donated dress clothes for final destination to Bucky's Closet located in the D. P. Culp Center with Career Services.
Bucky's Food Pantry - D. P. Culp Center can be an alternate pick up location for you, for convenience, and will also have emergency small boxes and "free food" for quick pick up. We often get perishable items from area stores and will distribute those from the D.P. Culp site.
Buc Ridge location info:
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