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Food Pantry

Bobcat Pantry

Location: TC 131 (Located by the Den)

Please complete the grocery bag pick-up form weekly before visiting the pantry! Click here to sign up.

  • Please wear a protective face covering when picking up your grocery bag.
  • We are currently working on securing additional toiletry items.
  • If you would like to donate to the Bobcat Pantry, you can find the donation link here!

For any questions, contact Elizabeth Rodriguez Cruz, Basic Needs Food Distribution Coordinator at or (209) - 316 - 8136

USDA Food Distribution ("Drive-Thru" Model)

Location: Merced Community College (Parking Lot 2) - Off of G St.

Upcoming Dates: Friday, September 18th

Open to all students, staff, and community members in need of food assistance! Please reach out to with any questions.

The USDA Commodities Program (also known as the Emergency Food Assistance Program) is a federal program that provides monthly food packages to individuals families who meet income guidelines set by the federal government. The program distributes USDA-provided food to individuals at more than 24 distributions sites every month throughout Merced and Mariposa Counties. Click here to learn more.