Donate food and toys to spread cheer this holiday season

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On December 2, 2023

2022 Food Drive

The civil, architectural and environmental engineering staff collected 2,504 items for the 2022 Staff Council food drive, winning the traveling trophy for the most items collected.

Help S&T Staff Council make this holiday season bright for families in the Rolla community by donating toys and food. Collection boxes will be available in buildings throughout campus, and donations will be collected Thursday, Dec. 7.

Staff Council will award a traveling trophy to the S&T department or office with the most items collected, as well as to the department with the best-designed collection container. If your office is a drop off location or if you plan to participate in the collection box decorating contest, let Staff Council know by emailing Kim Baker, advancement associate for advancement records, at

Food items most needed include:

  • Barbecue sauce, mayonnaise, ketchup and mustard.
  • Canned beans (pork and beans, black, pinto and others).
  • Canned fruits.
  • Canned meats (tuna, sausages, SPAM and chicken).
  • Canned ravioli and spaghetti.
  • Canned soups.
  • Dry beans and rice.
  • Packaged pasta meals.
  • Pasta sauce and noodles.
  • Toaster pastries.

If you prefer to donate funds to this effort, you can do so online.

For more information on the donation drive, contact Baker at 573-341-4660 or

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