Welcome to Pirates' Pantry!
New All Access Application 2021-2022 required for food distributions
Follow a simple 3-step Process...
Complete the All Access Application 2021-2022
Reserve an appointment: September 23rd Online Appointment Form
Pick up your items on WEST CAMPUS at the selected time slot. Don't Forget your Student I.D.
Interested in joining our team? If you are eligible for the Federal Work-Study program, you may apply for a Pantry student assistant position by clicking on this link:
Pirates' Pantry is a program open to all currently enrolled MJC students. We aim to meet the basic needs of students through the availability of free food as well as on and off-campus resources. We strive for a hunger-free MJC!
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pirates' Pantry adjusted its process from in-person services to a drive-by model, called the Pirates' Pantry Relief Project.
Pirates' Pantry Relief Project (food distribution every other Thursday)
Fall schedule: 08/26; 09/09; 09/23; 10/07; 10/21; 11/04; 11/18; 12/02; 12/16
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Please select your time slot on the appointment form online
Location: West Campus, Parking Lot 209, outside of Mary Stuart Rogers and next to Wawona Childcare Center
Remember, to be eligible, students must complete an all access form before participating
Pantry services are also open by appointment throughout the week.
To schedule an appointment please call 575.7902 or email: email@example.com
Pirates' Pantry remains available to provide all students with supplemental food items during the COVID-19 health crisis. To ensure the safety of everyone, we continue to offer prepackaged food items.
3,827 Food packages served!
501 Pantry registered members
150 Avg. participants per occurrence
Students can get extra help for monthly expenses. You may not have to choose between textbooks or food anymore! You may be eligible for CalFresh Benefits. Visit the CalFresh page for more information.
Lisa Bondshu, Hannah Warburton
Monetary Donations are Open to Anyone
Monetary donations can be made online through the Modesto Junior College Foundation. Monetary donations will be utilized to provide Pirates' Pantry with supplies and non-perishable foods in addition to food distribution efforts and pantry operations. When donating, be sure to designate Pirates' Pantry. Donate to Pirates' Pantry today!
Emergency Food Access
Jennifer De la Torre
- If you are experiencing a food shortage in your household and feel you have an emergency, complete the EMERGENCY FOOD ACCESS for or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Refer to our Resources Page for additional resources
We are grateful to everyone who contributed to this cause and for giving of your time, resources, and efforts to help provide for our students. You are making a difference.
- Second Harvest of the Greater Valley
- United Samaritans
- Big Valley Grace
- MJC Foundation Donors
- Center for Human Services
- MJC Foundation
- MJC AgricultureDepartment
- Facilities Department
- MJC Staff Volunteers
We are so proud of your perseverance through a very challenging year! We are always happy to see you week after week at our drive thru. Congratulations in making it this far. You are truly #MJCstrong