Be a Good Neighbor, Feed a Gator

Be a Good Neighbor, Feed a Gator is a community meal sharing program that provides students experiencing a food security crisis with free meals on campus at City Eats Dining Hall. Meals are donated by students, faculty, staff and community members.

How Can I Get a Free Feed a Gator Meal Card?

Students can complete a meal card screening at the following locations to receive ten free meals:

What To Expect When Requesting a Feed a Gator Meal Card?

  • To receive a Feed a Gator meal card, students must complete a food insecurity screening 
  • Students can receive a max of three cards per semester
  • Meal cards expire at the end of the academic year
  • Meal cards hold ten meals and can only be used at City Eats

For information, email

How Do I Be a Good Neighbor and Feed a Gator?

To feed a hungry Gator please donate to SF State’s Basic Needs Initiative.

How Do I Donate Meals From My Meal Plan to a Hungry Gator?

Help out your fellow Gators by donating up to five meals from your block meal plan!* Fall donations will be collect from September 30, 2019 to October 7, 2019 at City Eats. Just let the cashier know you would like to donate. 

*Block meal plans only, unlimited meal plans cannot donate

* RAs cannot donate 

If you would like to make a monetary donation instead, please click here.