Frequently Asked Questions 

Who can receive food? 

The GGC is open to all current faculty, staff, and students at ATU and ATU Ozark campus. Part-time employees and adjunct faculty are welcome.  Recipients must have an active T-number. 

Do you have income requirements? 

We do not require proof of income nor will we ask any questions about your income. 

What do I have to do when I want to pick up some food? 

When you arrive, we will ask first-time visitors to fill out a brief Application.  All visitors will then fill out the Request Form indicating which items you would like to select for you and your family.

How do I donate food?

You can bring all non-expired, non-perishable food directly to the Cupboard during open hours.  You can also schedule a pick-up of larger donations by emailing 

How can I volunteer? 

Send an email to  We rely on student, faculty, and staff volunteers to help us pick up donations, work at the pantry, or help with advertising.  

What types of food do you provide? 

All of our food is uncooked and nonperishable. We have canned goods (such as veggies, meat, or soups), boxed meals (such as pasta or rice), ramen noodles, condiments (such as peanut butter or jelly), as well as frozen meals.

Do you provide any other services? 

The GGC also provides a variety of hygiene products, depending on what donations we receive.  We also have can-openers available for those who need them.

What are your hours of operation? 

We are open Tuesdays 10:00-12:00 and Thursdays 4:00-6:00 during the summer.

Where are you located? 

On the corner of Arkansas Avenue and K Street. The pale yellow building is directly across K Street from Taco John's restaurant. Our address is 1019 North Arkansas Avenue, Russellville, AR 72801.