Lion's Den Food Pantry

The Lion's Den Food Pantry


Hours of Operation:

  • Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Friday 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
  • Location: R1B 


Jenny Saklar
Phone: (559)-675-4171

Visit the Food Pantry today for food and snacks that will give you the energy to get through your day and boost your classroom success. The Food Pantry offers students FREE food, fresh fruits and vegetables, on-the-go snacks, hygiene items, and other supplies to all students, as available.  


Cal Fresh:

Applying for school financial aid? Why not apply for food financial aid too! We are here to help! Apply with one-on-one assistance from at the pantry. Eligible students may receive up to $281 per person each month to buy groceries. We will try to make the process simple and easy for you and we will walk through each step together.

Click here to schedule an appointment or contact us for more information. Appointments are in-person or by Zoom.

To apply from home, visit Student CalFresh Apply Online or call 559- 675-2300.


Madera, CA food distributions:

Students can also contact the Food Pantry for information about additional food distributions throughout the Madera community.


Madera County Food Bank:

Address 225 S. Pine St. Madera, CA 93637

Phone: (559)-674-1482

Emergency Food Assistance: (559) 674-2992- Call ahead of time and they can prepare an emergency food box for you.



When you make a gift donation to the Lion’s Den food pantry, you help our students stay on the path to success and completion, Go mountain lions!

The Lion’s Den accepts all types of food and hygiene donations to distribute to our students at Madera Community College.

  • Peanut Butter & Jelly
  • Canned meat (tuna, chicken, chili)
  • Cereal and snack bars
  • Canned goods (Vegetables, fruits, beans etc.)
  • Fresh produce
  • Personal care items (dental, toilet paper, laundry, soap, shampoo, etc.)
  • Maternity, baby and menstruation care items

click here to make a secure donation through our SCCCD Foundation to the Lion’s Den Food Pantry.

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