Student Care Center
COVID-19: Updates and Resources
The Roadrunner Food Pantry is closed at this time; however, we are still here to support you. We understand this is an uncertain time. The Roadrunner Food Pantry is supporting students by providing electronic gift cards while supplies last. We are also available to discuss and complete SNAP applications to get food assistance.
In order to discuss any of these options, please contact the Student Care Center to discuss your needs by calling 303-615-0006, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or filing a CARE Referral so that a case manager can follow up with you.
You can connect with 2-1-1 (web-based resources, virtual live-chat or dial 2-1-1 by phone) for additional food resources in your home county, while Hunger Free Colorado is also maintaining an updated list of local community food pantries and K-12 school-based meal programs. The Student Care Center can also help you identify the closest food pantry to your home. Visit hungerfreecolorado.org/covid-19 or call the Food Resource Hotline (855-855-4626), weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., where bilingual staff are also available to assist.
Mobile Food Market Events (SECORCares)
MSU Denver has partnered with SECORCares and ENT Credit Union to host a FREE mobile food market on campus. On select days the mobile food truck will be located between the Aerospace and Engineering Sciences (AES) and Jordan Student Success (SBB) buildings. It will be first come first serve basis to MSU Denver students. No need to pre-register.
The specific dates are as follows:
- Thursday March 18th from 10 am-1 pm
- Wednesday April 7th from 10 am-1 pm
- Thursday April 22nd from 10 am- 1 pm
- Thursday May 6th from 10 am - 1 pm
- Wednesday June 16th from 10 am- 1 pm
Roadrunner Food Pantry Mission
The Roadrunner Food Pantry serves to fight hunger on campus by providing basic nutritional food for students in times of need. The Food Pantry is available to all MSU Denver students and provides snacks and pantry items for meal preparation. The Roadrunner Food Pantry is aligned with additional resources on and off campus that promote the overall well-being of the students.
The Roadrunner Food Pantry is part of the Student Care Center and sponsored by Student Engagement & Wellness, the Student Government Assembly, and the MSU Denver community. The Roadrunner Food Pantry is an agency partner of Food Bank of the Rockies.