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Student Food Pantry & Storeroom

Student Food Pantry & Storeroom

Student Food Pantry & Storeroom

HCC’s Helping Hands Student Food Pantry & Storeroom are located in the Student Center and are available to all current students, regardless of income. The pantry is stocked with non-perishable food for meals, breakfast items, hygiene items, cleaning supplies, baby supplies, as well as grab and go meals, snacks and drinks for between classes. The storeroom is available for students to stock up on non-perishable grocery essentials.

Students must show their current HCC ID Card to use the pantry and storeroom. Students using the storeroom for the first time should make an appointment with the Student Activities team using their respective links below. The pantry is located in Student Center rooms 163/171.


Hours of operation for both the Storeroom and Food Pantry, Monday thru Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Donation drop-offs can be brought to Student Center 163, office will be open Mondays thru Thursdays 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. & Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., For more information, Contact the Student Activities Office, 240-500-2602 or

What Can I Donate?

The pantry & storeroom is accepting food and other items: Non-perishable foods such as canned goods, boxed goods, snacks, etc. Hygiene products like feminine products, deodorants, body wash, toothpastes and toothbrushes, Cleaning supplies and Paper products. For specific items, please review our Amazon wishlist for more information.

If you have any questions or have specific requests for items we don't have in stock, please contact Jennifer Hockenberry 240-500-2602, Heather Barnhart 240-500-2225 or Student Activities


Schedule Storeroom visit

  • For Non-Credit Students - Submit a Appointment Request
  • For Credit Students - Video chat with Student Activities on ConexED

Helpful Resources

BIT/Care Team

The goal of the Behavioral Intervention/Care Team (BIT) is to serve as a resource team to students that are in need of support beyond academics. The BIT is able to link students with resources in the community to provide needed assistance. Common areas of support include shelter/housing, counseling, and psychiatric assistance, among others.

When you complete the Student Assistance Form, A BIT care team member from HCC will contact you with community resources to help you.

SGA Students Helping Students Fund

Students who are experiencing an emergency that is obstacle that keeps them from attending classes can receive up to $200 through this fund that has been created by Student Government Association. Please email: