Location: Science Building, SB 208 B & C
Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Hours will change throughout the semester – please check here for the most up-to-date schedule)
- The Broome Closet is only for SUNY Broome students enrolled in coursework for the current semester.
- Students must provide their current, valid Student ID at every visit to the Broome Closet. No exceptions and no other forms of ID are permitted.
- If you are a student who would like to use the food pantry or clothing closet outside of normal business hours, please call 607-778-5449 or email email@example.com and someone will make arrangements to meet you.
We have non-perishables, refrigerated, and frozen foods. Clothing and hygiene products and some basic school supplies are also available for students.
Please be sure any perishable items are kept refrigerated prior to donations and can be placed directly in the refrigerator located in The Broome Closet.
Any expired food items will not be accepted.
The Broome Closet is sustained by the generosity of our donors!!!
If you would like to donate to the Food Pantry or Clothing Closet please call 607-778-5449 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a pick-up/drop-off time.
If you are faculty or staff interested in Volunteering at the Broome Closet please sign-up using the Volunteer Schedule.
Students who are interested in volunteering an hour of their time, please contact us at email@example.com.
What is really needed (or not needed) at the Food Bank:
In addition to the SUNY Broome Food Pantry, the following local resources are available:
CHOW has outreach programs available including a food pantry and the CHOW Mobile Grocery Store. For a schedule of community meals in Binghamton and Johnson City visit CHOW’s Pantries and Soup Kitchens page.
Greater Good Grocery
Greater Good Grocery is a grocery store dedicated to providing the community with food accessibility and affordability. Information about this store is available on the Greater Good Grocery Facebook page.
Food Bank of the Southern Tier
The Food Bank of the Southern Tier has programs available that include a food pantry, mobile food distribution sites, and educational programs.