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Update:

In accordance with the Illinois State mandate, masks are required on L&C campuses and vaccinations or weekly testing is required for team members and students. Visit www.lc.edu/coronavirus for information on submitting vaccine documentation and free testing on campus.

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  • Trailblazer Snack Pantry

    The mission of the Trailblazer Snack Pantry (TSP) is to meet the immediate hunger needs of students, eliminating that distraction from their day and allowing them to focus on their educational needs. Since it opened in the fall of 2018, the TSP has served several hundred individual students on the college's Godfrey campus. Hungry L&C students are allowed two free snacks per day.

    Locations

    Student Services Hub (temporarily closed)
    Caldwell 4331
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Communications Lab
    Trimpe 241
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Templin Nursing Building L107
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Enrollment Center
    Baldwin 1440
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Reid Memorial Library
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Haskell 207
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Scott Bibb Center
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    East St. Louis Higher Education Center Administration Office
    Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Hours vary by location and staff availability

    Donations

    Donations of single serving, non-perishable, non-refrigerated food and drink items are accepted for the TSP at the Student Services Hub office during regular business hours, through food drives and select athletic events. Anyone interested in making a donation should contact Alice Bunjan, coordinator, Perkins Transfer, Transition and Recruitment, at (618) 468-2730 or abunjan@lc.edu. Some examples of donations needed are listed below. Healthy choices such as low sugar or high protein snacks are preferred.

    • Snack bars - including but not limited to granola, fruit and nut, protein, cereal
    • Various types of crackers - peanut butter and cheese-filled, other varieties of cracker packets or snack-sized crackers
    • Single serving beverages - juice boxes or pouches, preferably low sugar, shelf stable milk
    • Nuts and trail mix
    • Dried fruit or fruit snacks
    • Fruit cups