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Welcome to the Comet Cupboard!

The Comet Cupboard is a UT Dallas food pantry initiative dedicated to helping students in need. Its primary mission is to provide necessary food and personal care items to members of the UT Dallas community, but its impact reaches much further.

The Comet Cupboard acts as a service learning component of the undergraduate academic experience and strives to cultivate a campus culture where the community is valued above individualism. We are located in MC 1.604, in the basement of the McDermott Library.

Fall/Spring Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Summer Hours of Operation:

  • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 12 - 3pm

Want to Volunteer ?

Fill out a Volunteer Interest Form!

**The Comet Cupboard offers three types of volunteer-service opportunities**

Cupboard Volunteer:

  • Assist students with using the Comet Cupboard during hours of operation.
  • Stock shelves and manage inventory in the Comet Cupboard.
  • Assist with donation pickup from sites on or away from the UT Dallas campus

Event Volunteer:

  • Assist with facilitating events on campus (i.e. Hosting a booth, passing out fliers)

Promotional Volunteer/Cupboard Leadership Committee:

  • Represent the Comet Cupboard in on-campus activities, seminars or orientations.
  • Participate in student leadership including marketing, logistics, and strategic reporting.

For more information go to our website at http://oue.utdallas.edu/cupboard to complete the Volunteer Interest form,  or email us at cupboard@utdallas.edu

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Description

The Comet Cupboard is a UT Dallas food pantry initiative dedicated to helping students in need. Its primary mission is to provide necessary food and personal care items to members of the UT Dallas community, but its impact reaches much further.

The Comet Cupboard acts as a service learning component of the undergraduate academic experience and strives to cultivate a campus culture where the community is valued above individualism.

We are located in MC 1.604, in the basement of the McDermott Library. Our hours are Monday-Friday 12:00pm-6:00pm.

Category

Service

Registration

Fall Registration

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The Comet Cupboard is a UT Dallas food pantry initiative dedicated to helping students in need. Its primary mission is to provide necessary food and personal care items to members of the UT Dallas community, but its impact reaches much further. The Comet Cupboard acts as a service learning component of the undergraduate academic experience and strives to cultivate a campus culture where the community is valued above individualism.

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President Name

UT Dallas Office of Undergraduate Education

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Advisor Name

Elissa Colich

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