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The Community Circle

logo for Circle at University CenterThe Community Circle will provide for the emergency needs of food, clothing, and hygiene to individuals and families with kindness, respect, and confidentiality. By providing this service to the community, The Circle will build relationships and provide support with assistance from outside organizations and educational partnerships.

Donation Examples

  • Canned foods – soup, fruit, meat, vegetables, sauces, Chef Boyardee, SpaghettiOs, tuna
  • Boxed/bagged foods – cereal, pasta, rice, oatmeal, beans, mac & cheese
  • Non-perishable meals – Hormel Compleats, Simply Asia, Betty Crocker Bowl Appetit, Dinty Moore, Campbell’s Ready Meals
  • Snacks – granola bars, cereal bars, pretzels, raisins, trail mix
  • Individual drinks - water, juice
  • Baby food
  • Condiments – ketchup, mustard, peanut butter, jelly, mayo
  • Baking goods – sugar, flour, oil, shortening, jello, pudding, mixes
  • Hangers – any
  • Careers clothes (used for interviews) – gently used and clean
  • Personal care items (any size, even hotel) – shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothpaste, soap, makeup, cologne, perfume, hair spray, hair gel
  • Household cleaning items – window cleaner, multipurpose cleaner, laundry detergent, fabric sheets
  • Paper products – facial tissue, paper towel, toilet paper
  • Diapers and baby wipes
  • Plastic sacks and/or bags

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