We appreciate your interest in supporting NIU students. Learn how you can help by donating items or funds.
You can bring food donations to Room 150 of the Campus Life Building, 8 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
We accept canned and dry goods, as well as fresh and frozen food (no expired items, please). We also accept household items. Our most-needed items include:
You can make a monetary donation by check or online. Make checks payable to NIU Foundation and bring or mail to:
Huskie Food Pantryc/o NIU FoundationDeKalb, IL 60115
To make an online donation, select "Huskie Food Pantry" from the list of designations on the Foundation website.
Closed April 30 - August 11, 2021For food assistance, please check out local food pantry resources.
Students facing emergency situations can call 815-753-1212 to pick up a to-go bag from NIU Police and Public Safety.