Southeast Serves Collecting Donations for Community Lunch Boxes


Southeast Serves will be packing lunch sacks for Community Lunch Boxes on Saturday, Aug. 17, as part of Southeast’s Opening Weekend activities. Packing will be held from 10 a.m.-noon in the University Center Third Floor Lobby. The goal is to pack 40 lunch sacks.

Help Southeast Serves fill the sacks to capacity by donating any of the following items below. Donations may be placed in the designated box in the Southeast Bookstore through Aug.16 or brought to the event.

Lunch Box Wish List:

  • Non-perishable items such as Vienna sausages, tuna or chicken packets, single-serve peanut butter, crackers, fruit cups, cookies and bottled water (NOTE: all cans should have pop-off tops)
  • Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
  • Bananas and oranges
  • Handy-wipes or small bottles of hand sanitizer
  • Napkins
  • Plastic Utensils
  • Small toiletries

Least favorite items:

  • Perishable grocery items
  • Rice or noodles
  • Apples
  • Baby formula

Allergies or dietary restrictions:

  • No cheese, lunch meat, mayo or eggs

For more information, contact Joanna Shaver at