Host a Donation Drive


Register your Cats' Cupboard Donation Drive HERE!

  • Cats' Cupboard accepts unopened, nonperishable food items, unopened/unused hygiene products, and new or gently used and clean kitchen equipment.
  • Cats' Cupboard accepts new hats, gloves, and scarves during the cold months.
  • If you are considering hosting a donation drive, please contact us at so we can give you an up-to-date list of our biggest needs.
  • We would also be able to share social media marketing if given enough notice. Let us help you by liking and reposting your social media announcements!
  • Small donations may be dropped off during hours of operation.
  • For larger donations, please schedule a donation delivery by emailing It is helpful for us to have volunteers scheduled to sort large donations.

Here are some healthy food drive tips from the University of Missouri!

Donation Drive Event Ideas:

  • Item Specific Drives
  • Dress Down for Chapter Night
  • Wear Jeans to Work
  • Canned Goods as an Entry Fee
  • Loose Change Drive
  • Inter-departmental Competitions
  • Ask for Match Dollars/Items
  • Hygiene Drive

Catchy Food Drive Themes:

  • Meat the Need (canned protein items)
  • Fill the "Cantry" (canned items)
  • Let's "Spread" the Word (spreads like peanut butter, jelly, mayo)
  • Spring Showers (soap, conditioner, shampoo, deodorant)
  • Give Thanks - Give Back (traditional Thanksgiving items)
  • Novembrrr (hats, gloves, socks)
  • Souper Bowl (cans of soup)


Successful Food Drive


We truly appreciate the campus and community helping keep our shelves stocked!