The Barney mascot in Barney's Pantry

Barney’s Food Pantry

Barney’s food pantry is an emergency food resource created by students for students. The purpose of Barney’s Pantry is to assist Mt. Hood Community College students in reaching their educational goals by providing emergency food services, education, and resources. The Pantry is a Hub for student resources.

To request a food box please complete the request form or come into the Student Union and we can make your box. 

Barney’s Food Pantry Request Form 

Please note that some items may not be available every day, but we will do our best to supply your requested items. A valid MHCC ID is required to use the pantry.

Other Food Resources

Barney’s Food Pantry tries to meet the needs of all MHCC students, but many services near campus also can help to meet your basic needs.

State of Oregon - Food, Cash, Childcare, and Medical Benefits

The State of Oregon can help you access food, cash, childcare, and medical benefits through one application. The Oregon One Eligibility application, previously called SNAP, can be filled out on campus with help from state workers.  They are on campus Tuesdays from 1pm to 4pm in the HUB. For addition information please contact [email protected] 

Oregon Food Bank

The Oregon Food Bank is one of the primary partners for Barney’s Food Pantry. They support  pantries like ours around the state and can help you find one close to you. 

Other Student Friendly Community Food Pantries

There are also many other community food pantries that happily help MHCC students access the food resources you need as you pursue your education.

Gresham/Troutdale Area

Portland Area

Sandy/Clackamas Area

Committed to giving you the support you need.