Food Program


Event Details

This event is running from 30 September 2021 until 18 December 2025. It is next occurring on April 25, 2024 9:30 am

  • Venue: Queer Resource Center
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Robin-egg-blue-colored background with illustrations of garlic and tomatoes angled jauntily at the edges. Black text is displayed boldly across orange and cream banners.Hey TransPonder family–let’s eat! TransPonder has partnered with FOOD For Lane County to provide FREE food at our office on THURSDAYS.

🍎 What: free bakery, produce, and dairy items
🧅 When: Thursdays from 9:30a to 2p (Check this page for any date changes.)
🥬 Where: Queer Resource Center: 1185 Arthur St. Eugene, OR 97402
🥔 Who: Everyone, all ages 

The food will be picked up by TransPonder team members and volunteers on Thursday morning and displayed on a clean table in our office for people to stop by and pick up until supplies last. Bring containers/boxes/bags for the food you take! Please take however much or little you want for your household, and if you’re curious what’s available that day, you can call and/or email the office on Thursdays after 9:30a.

At 2p, the tables and food will be taken down.

2024 CLOSURES (no food program): June 27, Nov 28, and Dec 26.


Directions

Our Queer Resource Center is on Arthur St., off W 11th or Garfield. Please park along the street or in our parking lot along the side of the building.


Resources

FFLC has a mobile food pantry that is LGBTQIA-friendly! Located at Centro Latino Americano on the 1st and 3rd Fridays, Bethel SD on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays, and Sheldon Community Center on the 2nd Fridays of the month. Please see their website for details: https://foodforlanecounty.org/mobile-pantry/

For those who have feedback and/or are interested in being involved in a volunteer committee concerned with the program and any potential boxing and distribution of the food, don’t hesitate to get in touch with Ben, at info@transponder.community. We’ll start one if enough volunteers are interested in participating in the committee.

Questions? Email info@transponder.community or call ‪541-321-0872.

Want to Donate Food to FOOD For Lane County?

CLICK HERE to see how you can donate food to FOOD For Lane County.


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.