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Bucky's Food Pantry

East Tennessee State University

Bucky's Foodpantry

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Fall Semester 2020   

Hours of OperationMonday -  Thursday   9 - 2


 Thanksgiving notice 

All requests should be in by Wednesday, November 18,  with final pickup on Thursday, November 19 or by appointment on Friday, November 20. After Thanksgiving we will return to our normal Monday - Thursday hours. until the Christmas break.


Please remember to bring your ETSU ID card when picking up food.  Because the university is following CDC guidelines concerning COVID–19, please wear a mask and observe physical distancing when visiting the pantry. If you are unable to wear a mask for health reasons, please let us know so that we can set up contactless delivery to your vehicle when you arrive at the pantry.

For additional information, please contact Kristi Smith at 423-439-2825 or 423-439-8587or Chuck Patton at 423-439-5243 or by email at .  If you receive voice mail, please leave a detailed message with your contact information and your call will be returned. 



PLEASE consider making a donation to Bucky's! 

To see our immediate product needs visit Donate Food.



We are located at the Central Receiving warehouse by the Buc Ridge Apartment complex, at 325 Treasure Lane.

We are thrilled to be in this larger location which is near the Bucshot bus stop on the gold route!

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Bucky's Food Pantry is on Facebook  - here's the link

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