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Cans and boxes of food sit with fruits in the back of the pantry.

A pantry for all

Hunter Lindsey, Reporter July 11, 2022

Weber Cares Pantry has been fighting food insecurity at Weber State University for the past 11 years. According to a Move For Hunger study, over 370,000 Utah residents experience food insecurity every...

Weber State University’s food pantry is now open to students. The pantry is now located in the Stewart Library. (Nikki Dorber/The Signpost)

Weber Cares Pantry reopens with more space and accessibility

Adam Rubin September 13, 2021

Since March of 2020, Weber State University's Weber Cares Pantry has been closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but on Sept. 7, the pantry officially reopened its doors to in-person services. During the...

A picture of the Weber Cares Food Pantry pre-COVID. (Marissa Wolford / The Signpost)

Weber Cares Pantry gives thanks

Joshua Kamp November 30, 2020

The Weber Cares Pantry has bounced back from a period of low donations and supplies after a successful month of on-campus donations and food drives. “It’s been absolutely fantastic,”...

Two participants of the Nearly Naked Mile approach the races finish line. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

WSU Students give the shirts off their backs

Ben Brandley November 20, 2016

Weber State University students braved the frigid night and ran for charity during the annual Nearly Naked Mile on Nov. 18. “This is a way to get people engaged. The idea behind it is to sympathize...

Students wait to see the dealers hand at Homecoming Casino Night on Oct. 4. (Gabe Cerritos / The Signpost)

Wildcats gamble for a cause

Ben Brandley October 6, 2016

Philanthropy was the goal of the Vegas-themed party in the Shepherd Union Ballroom for Casino Night on Oct. 4. Over 150 Weber State University students and community members gathered to play casino games...

Bowling for Quarters and Cans raises food, dollars for pantry

Bowling for Quarters and Cans raises food, dollars for pantry

Will Numbers December 19, 2015

Bowling, quarters and food for hungry students came together Monday night at Wildcat Lanes in the Shepherd Union. Bowling for Quarters and Cans was held to raise awareness for Weber Cares food pantry...

Crossroads Skatepark and Shop located on 12th St. in Ogden.

Donate and skate

Cecily Kiss November 18, 2015

Weber State University’s all-digital radio station, KWCR, is sponsoring a food drive and skate party at Crossroads Skate Park in Ogden on November 21. The event, Hope for the Holidays: Donate and...

Re-introducing the Weber Cares Food Pantry

Scott Stevens August 24, 2015

College students have a lot of responsibilities on their plates. But what happens when the most important thing that should be on a student's plate isn’t there at all? Hunger on college campuses is...

Food drive to help Weber Cares pantry

April 2, 2015

Tucked away in a room no bigger than a utility closet in the Shepherd Union is a place for hungry students to find help. Weber Cares Food Pantry is packed with a variety of canned fruit and vegetables,...

WeberCan competition to offer tasty art

February 8, 2015

The Center for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL) will be hosting a food drive throughout the month of February to prepare for WeberCAN. WeberCAN will allow teams, clubs and groups from Weber State University...

WSU Dead Man's Party resurrected for second year

October 30, 2014

Several WSU departments and organizations will bring Halloween to campus with the second annual Dead Man’s Party this Friday. With dancing, face-painting and costume contests, the free party will...

The Greeks are sponsoring a casino night

October 5, 2014

In support of the Weber Cares Food Pantry, the Greek community is hosting a casino night food drive Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the Shepherd Union. “It’s a way to get a whole bunch of people together to...

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