march match up raised $184,475

Give. Share. Challenge! March Match Up Slam Dunk!

Fresno State’s March Match Up campaign was a slam dunk, raising a record shattering $184,475 for the Student Cupboard, a food and hygiene pantry for Fresno State students. The campaign, which lasted throughout March, was bolstered by three community partners who offered matching funds to help battle student hunger. More about the campaign success...


Monetary Donations:

Online with a credit card:
Click here to donate online through Fresno State Development
In order to make sure the funds go to the Food Security Project, please choose other under the Choose a school or program you wish to support option, and type in Food Security Project and complete the donation process.

Mail a check donation:
If you choose to make a donation via check, please make checks payable to "Fresno State Foundation" and write Food Security Project in the memo line. Checks can be mailed to:

Development Office
5244 N. Jackson, KC45
Fresno, CA 93740

Are you buried in fruit from the trees in your backyard? Are your friends and family tired of eating the abundance of fruit that your trees are producing? Then Fresno State Food Recovery Network is the place for you! Our gleaning program will come out to your property and gather all the fruit available and then deliver it to non-profit organizations that will be donating the fruit to those in need. 

To find out about having your trees gleaned, please click here

Faculty/Staff Donations:

Fresno State employees can make a donation to the Food Security Project through a monthly deduction from their paychecks. All deductions are deposited directly into the Food Security Foundation account and used to purchase food and hygiene items for the Fresno State Student Cupboard.

State Employee Deduction Form

Foundation Employee Deduction Form

Food Drives and Fundraisers:

If you are interested in hosting a food drive or fundraiser for the Food Security Project, please contact Jessica Medina at, or 559.278.0866.

Our Needs:
  • Personal care items
    • Toothbrushes
    • Toothpaste
    • Shampoo
    • Deodorant
    • Toilet Paper
    • Feminine Hygiene
    • Laundry Pods
  • Non-Perishable Food
    • Rice
    • Beans
    • Canned Goods (vegetables, fruit, soup, etc.)
    • Tuna and Canned Chicken
    • Peanut Butter
(Note - The items listed are difficult for us to purchase, additional non-perishable food items are always appreciated)