The University of Florida Field and Fork Pantry is encouraging students, faculty and staff to donate to the pantry and show their “Footsteps to Field & Fork.” From March 21 to April 1, those who donate to the Pantry are encouraged to take a selfie and post it to Instagram and/or Facebook using the #InThePantry […]
Join the UF Office of Sustainability for their Fall Collection Day! This event makes it easy and convenient to get rid of unwanted household items, hazardous waste, old electronics, furniture, appliances, and non-perishable food items. Usable items will be donated for use in the community, and damaged goods, hazardous waste, and electronic equipment will be […]
On Sept. 1, the University of Florida officially opened the new Field and Fork Campus Food Program Pantry to support students, faculty, and staff who need a little extra help finding healthy food for themselves and their families. An open house to celebrate the pantry’s official opening was held on Sept. 1, kicked off by a […]
Soulfest is officially supporting the University of Florida Field & Fork Pantry as their philanthropy. Soulfest, one of Homecoming’s most progressive events, is a multicultural extravaganza and concert event, which includes an evening of music, dance and art. Soulfest gives all university and community members an opportunity to celebrate the diversity and variety of cultures within […]
DATE: Saturday Sept 19, 2015 LOCATION: High Dive – 210 SW 2nd Ave Downtown Gainesville (next to Five Star Pizza) TIME: 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. WHAT: Over 10 local / regional mobile food vendors plus a Free Concert with live local music In January 2013, the Original Gainesville Food Truck Rally was launched at […]
In honor of the opening of Earth Fare’s new store in Gainesville, the Asheville-based organic grocery store generously donated $1,000 to The Pantry. Earth Fare offers a full line of natural and organic groceries, including bulk items, departments for meat and seafood, cheese, wellness and beauty, a bakery, a deli, pizza and sandwich stations, sushi, […]
The Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Open House will be held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 10 a.m. outside the front of The Pantry, which faces The North Lawn. President Fuchs, Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President Charlie Lane, Senior Vice President of Agriculture and Natural Resources Jack Payne, Vice President for Student Affairs Dave […]
Phase I of construction involved removing existing louvers and replacing them with wall, windows, and the front door; raising the slab to be level with the area that will be Phase II; installing a sewer line; installing an ADA accessible bathroom, installing a hand washing sink and food prep sink that will be utilized for […]
The University of Florida will hold a groundbreaking ceremony today for the Field and Fork Food Pantry. The event will take place at 11 a.m. at Newell Drive, west of the Food Science and Human Nutrition building. The food pantry will offer members of the UF community healthy, nutritious food free of charge, said Anna […]
"The Field and Fork Food Program is another example of the culture of care that can be felt and seen across campus. The goal of the program is to ensure that no member of our community has to worry about where their next meal is coming from."
- William Atkins
"Any student can participate in the Field and Fork Food Program. From volunteering in The Garden to coordinating a food drive through a student organization, Gators can support their campus community."
- Sara Tanner