The Open Seat / ASM
and accessible sources of food for the students of The University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The Open Seat supplies any UW-Madison student in need with free boxes of food packed and distributed by Second Harvest Foodbank. These boxes come in 10-15 lb sizes. Options vary weekly but various quantities of produce, dairy, and dry goods are typically available.
Beginning the week of January 25th, 2021, The Open Seat will have three locations for pick-up of food. The locations are Union South (by the parking circle on the Union Hotel side) from 11:30am - 12:30pm on Tuesdays, at Eagle Heights (at the picnic table behind the community center) from 4:00pm - 5:00pm on Wednesdays, or on East Campus Mall (outside the entrance to the Student Activity Center) from 1:00pm - 2:00pm on Fridays.
If you are interested in picking up food on TUESDAYS at UNION SOUTH, please fill out this form by 12:00pm on Thursdays: https://forms.gle/zQoqMP2Rc6Et4c7j7
If you are interested in picking up food on FRIDAYS at EAST CAMPUS MALL, please fill out this form by 12:00pm on Tuesdays: https://forms.gle/gATCcUbtJAcxEhKN6
For questions, contact us at: email@example.com
UW-Madison has created a new fund to support students through emergency situations related to the COVID-19 virus. Your support provides needed relief to students and families as UW helps them navigate these situations. Donations of any amount can be made at: www.supportuw.org/giveto/emergencysupport