This year, First and Calvary donated funds to support the Bear Pantry with a new refrigerator! Thanks to this donation from the First and Calvary congregation, the Bear Pantry is able to support Missouri State students facing food insecurity with healthier options like fresh produce, milk, fruit, etc. We are incredibly thankful to have neighbors who care about students in … [Read more...] about Donor spotlight: First and Calvary supports Bear Pantry with new fridge
Meet Kayla our newest Bear Pantry Assistant! Kayla is from St. Louis, MO, and graduated from Lindbergh High School. As a freshman, she already feels at home at Missouri State, and is involved in Delta Zeta Sorority. She is majoring in Psychology and is interested in one day becoming a school psychologist. At the Bear Pantry, Kayla helps take care of members, food, … [Read more...] about Meet our new Bear Pantry Assistant, Kayla!
President John F. Kennedy signed the executive order establishing the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961. Over the past 60 years, many have been influenced by the mission and goals of the Peace Corps. Find out more about Peace Corps' history This week, Peace Corps recruiters will host more than 100 events virtually around the world to celebrate many aspects of the Peace Corps’ … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Celebrates 60th Anniversary
The Bear Pantry and the MSU Campus Garden are working together to provide healthy food to the Missouri State University community. As a key partner the Bear Pantry, MSU Campus Garden has provided more than 350 lbs of fresh produce. Bear Pantry members can choose from a variety of produce from the garden through in-person shopping or online orders. Serve. Educate. … [Read more...] about MSU Campus Garden supports Bear Pantry with fresh produce
The Bear Pantry and the Nutrition and Dietetics department are partnering to promote healthy eating choices, while decreasing food insecurity on campus. MSU Dietetic Intern, Kelsey, demonstrated how to put a healthier spin on ramen noodles with ingredients found in the Bear Pantry. Ingredients 1 packet of ramen instant ramen noodles ¼ cup black beans, drained … [Read more...] about Putting a spin on ramen: Southwest ramen noodles