Blazer Kitchen Logo 1 4on campus food bank
Serving UAB Employees and Students facing food insecurity with fresh and non-perishable foods
Food Distribution
Mondays from 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Thursdays from 3:00 PM- 6:00 PM

Location:
Medical Towers, Suite 100
1717 11th Ave S.
Birmingham, AL 35233

Email: blazerkitchen@uab.edu

Phone: 205-834-2895
(Please do not leave a voicemail; available by phone during food distribution hours only)


 
 

All UAB Employees and Students must present a UAB ONE Card or VIVA Health Employee Badge.

Students can also access the Food & Supply Pantry provided by Student Advocacy, Rights and Conduct in the Hill Student Center, Suite 303, 1400 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 on Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm.

Planning to visit the pantry? Consider downloading and completing forms prior to your visit:
USDA Eligibility Form (English)
USDA Eligibility Form (Spanish)
These forms are for food available through USDA; other food will be available for Employees and/or Students who are food insecure but do not meet USDA requirements.

Frequency of participation in the Blazer Kitchen is identified on a monthly basis based on need and food availability. Frequency guidelines can change at the discretion of the staff. Blazer Kitchen will be closed on all UAB observed holidays.egg graphic 01
In collaboration with Office of Service Learning and Undergraduate Research, The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama, UAB Office of the Vice President for Financial Affairs & Administration, UAB Medicine, and UAB Student Advocacy, Rights, and Conduct


Support Blazer Kitchen
Please use Signup.com button for volunteer opportunities. Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Have a class or students that want to participate in Service Learning at Blazer Kitchen? Email servicelearn@uab.edu

Please complete and bring the following with you to your first volunteer shift. We ask that all volunteers be 18 years of age or older. 
pdfVolunteer Release Form
pdfVolunteer Confidentiality Agreement

price per pound
Give directly to the Blazer Kitchen with your Benevolent Fund Pledge! Designate to #680.

In addition to Financial donations, which we put to great use with the purchasing power of the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama, we are in need of the following items:

Soap, Shampoo, Deodorant, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Dental Floss, Toilet Paper, Paper Towels, Napkins, Feminine Hygiene Products, Laundry Detergent, Dishwashing Soap, and Household Cleaners.

Donations can be made between 10 am- 12 pm every other Wednesday.
Please email us prior to delivering donations at
blazerkitchen@uab.edu.


**Blazer Kitchen currently funds the food pantry in UAB Women and Infants Center. The program will be expanded in late 2017 to support patients in select clinics and families of long term hospital patients in collaboration with UAB Medicine.